2021 Christmas Gift Guide
Get your Christmas shopping wrapped up early this year with our guide to the ultimate art-inspired gifts. From unique prints and seasonal cards to fashion and homeware inspired by the vibrant works of Helen Frankenthaler, we’ve rounded up the very best of our shop range.
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This limited edition lambswool scarf has been created exclusively for us by British textile duo Wallace Sewell. Its distinctive use of colour and pattern is inspired by the contrasting hues of Helen Frankenthaler’s Madame Butterfly (2000). Using techniques steeped in rich cultural heritage, Wallace Sewell are devoted to quality and proudly manufacture their products in the UK.
Our current range includes mounted mini posters of some of Frankenthaler’s most beautiful woodcut prints, produced exclusively to coincide with Helen Frankenthaler: Radical Beauty. You’ll also find over 600 prints from our collection, including masterpieces like Rembrandt’s Girl at a Window and Canaletto’s View from Walton Bridge.
This 100% cotton tea towel featuring Helen Frankenthaler’s Snow Pines (2004) would add a splash of colour to any kitchen. It was exclusively produced for Helen Frankenthaler: Radical Beauty so don’t miss your chance!
These quirky leather purses are designed by Cambridge based designers Ark Colour Design and made by a small family run manufacturer in Scotland. Each purse is different due to being cut from a large piece of foiled patterned leather, making them unique gifts.
Peckham based husband and wife duo Marko & Jana founded the Completist in 2018. Inspired by art, fashion and history, The Completist is well-known for their unique combinations of print and colour. All their paper goods are made from FSC certified paper and come in biodegradable film bags and 90% of the range is made in the UK using small, independent manufacturers.
The ceramic artist Anouk Kramer designed these beautiful watercolour prints for Dutch homeware brand, &Klevering, which have been transferred onto bamboo, a great eco alternative to plastic, making them perfect for a picnic during a long summer night or children’s parties.
Take inspiration from Frankenthaler and get printing! This comprehensive kit, by printing experts Essdee, includes all the tools and materials you need to create your own Lino Prints. With step-by-step instructions, it is ideal for making unique greeting cards, gifts, posters or even great works of art.
This Cosmic Girl jewellery collection was designed by artist Lisa Junius in collaboration with Materia Rica, an independent jewellery brand that has its roots in Brick Lane and is now based in Barcelona. The ethereal designs have been laser-cut into wood before being hand painted. Each piece is crafted by hand using wood from responsibly sourced FSC approved suppliers, crafted at Materia Rica’s Barcelona workshop.
Don't miss our selection of seasonal cards with beautiful prints featuring Christmas camels, festive pets and more.
Looking for something a bit different? Why not brighten up someone's January with a printmaking workshop or evening talk inspired by Helen Frankenthaler. Browse our full range of events to find the perfect gift.
Finally, why not give the gift of art this Christmas? Treat a loved one to a Friends gift membership and they will be able to visit our exhibitions for a year free of charge, as well as enjoying a range of other benefits including invitations to Friends’ Private Views, rates on tickets to events, a 10% discount at the Shop (including on all the wonderful products above) and much more!