the Arts Materials Store of
Newcastle Arts Centre

'details' was first opened at 57 Westgate Road in November 1982 as a trading department of Newcastle Arts Centre. We marked the new millennium by opening a larger shop alongside our Gallery which has become this region's leading specialist art and graphics supplier with trade growing every year. We have an online shop at

Open Monday - Friday 9- 5.30, Saturday 9- 5, Closed Sundays

Discounts -
  • Our policy is to offer the same competitive prices in our shop as online.
    Net 'box prices' are available on and off line for quantities of Canvas, Foam Board and packs of Paper.
  • Students who shop in person at Newcastle Arts Centre, can claim a Cash & Carry discount off art materials that are not 'Sale' items or short term Special Offers.

On-line Help...
Newcastle Arts Centre have developed some more useful pages....

Painting hints and tips ....Simple Gilding to prime and stretch canvas ...
How to Batik to enlarge a picture to paint on glass .. Silk Painting . How to cut a picture mount

Online prices also in Store!
Check out our online store for discounts of up to 40% off art and design materials by the leading brands.
Winsor and Newton, Daler Rowney, Royal Talens, Liquitex Acrylics, Rembrandt, Unison, Letraset Tria, Pro-Arte, Pebeo and more........

Special Offers online now at

Up to 50% off the RRP of regular stock - plus many clearance lines -Art Materials
Logan Mount Cutters
Air Drying Clay
Craft Supplies
Pastel Sets Talens Rembrandt, Unison, and more
Faber Castell Polychromos and Albrect Durer Pencils
Face painting Kit
Graphics & stationary

You can order by phone 0191 2615999

or buy online at

Our New web shop is:
  • directly linked to our stock control system
  • has secure direct Paypal and Card payment
    fast and secure online shopping in the UK.


..New Range - Logan FoamWerks Foamboard

.....Modelling Tools . & Accessories

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