Making arts and crafts is a great way for the kids to get creative and express themselves. Whether you’re looking for art supplies or a craft store to nurture your little ones’ artsy talent, here’s a useful guide to the best arts and crafts stores in Hong Kong!
Arts and crafts are an easy way to keep kids busy while also working on their fine motor skills and creativity. If you’re running a bit low on arts and crafts supplies or don’t know where to go, we’ve made things extra easy and found a few go-to places where you get can all sorts of kid-friendly arts and crafts materials. So next time inspiration hits, there’s a school project, or the desire to start scrapbooking strikes, you know just where to go.
CN Square – Affordable arts and crafts store in Hong Kong
CN Square or Cheung Nam Stationary is an affordable craft supply store that is perfect for buying kid-friendly arts and crafts supplies. The Yau Ma Tei location is a 10,000-square-foot, three-story shop while the Fortress Hill shop has an equally impressive space at 8,000 square feet. Having been in business since 1973, CN Square can certainly boast about its offerings; it carries over 20,000 types of products, so you’re sure to find what you need!
Cheer Wool – Arts and crafts store for threads, yarns and fabrics
Is your little one developing a knack for crochet, knitting or embroidery? Even if you just need a selection of great threads and yarns so your kids can covet the perfect friendship bracelet, Cheer Wool has you covered. A yarn and handicraft retailer located in Wan Chai, it has cute fabrics, threads, yarns, wool and all the tools you would need to work with any tailored material. It has recently launched an online shop, making it even easier to start stitching!
Artsman Company – Artist-quality arts and crafts supplies
Artsman Company is another long-standing arts and crafts shop that has been serving Hong Kong artists since 1960. It carries reputable brands such as Maimeri, Saunders, Marabu, Drawell and Artrend as well as a wide variety of artist-quality paints, easels, modelling clay, design materials and much more.
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Bead Street – Crafts supplies in Sham Shui Po
Yu Chau Street, (a.k.a Bead Street) in Sham Shui Po is a great area to get craft supplies such as beads, ribbons, buttons, and fabric. There are tons of different shops that each specialise in its own materials.
Bead Street, Yu Chau Street, Sham Shui Po, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Artland – Long-standing arts and crafts shop in Hong Kong
Artland is one of Hong Kong’s longest-standing art and craft shops and has 4000 square feet of shopping space. This one-stop-shop has everything you could need for any of your art and craft ideas. Don’t want to make the trip down the store? No problem, Artland’s online shopping makes it even easier to get the supplies you need with free shipping for orders over $600.
International Art Supplies – Arts and crafts shop with a wide selection
With the bonus of being able to shop online along with its two brick-and-mortar shop locations, International Art Supplies is a great place to go if you’re looking for specific paints and designs. It offers quality brands like Pantone along with colour computer software, a variety of mediums including paint, wood, styrofoam and plaster models, easels, finger paint sets, and modelling clay; everything you could ever need for an epic art project!
International Art Supplies, Room 14, 17/F, Chai Wan Industrial City, Phase 1, 60 Wing Tai Rd, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, 2887 7207
Filegen Scrapbook & Craft Store – Craft store with scrapbooking service
If you want scrapbooking materials and advice then head over to Fliegen Scrapbook and Craft Store. It offers a small selection of craft materials as well as professional scrapbooking services and group workshops. Check out Filegen’s social media for regular updates on its latest product additions.
Filegen Scrapbook & Craft Store, Shop 30, Basement, Phase 4, Kwun Tong Industrial Centre, 436-446 Kwun Tong Road, Kwun Tong, Hong Kong, 6405 5405, firstname.lastname@example.org, Facebook: Filegen Scrapbook & Craft Store
Hands Art & Craft – Arts and crafts for all ages and abilities
Hands Art & Craft offers stencilling, modelling clay, craft paints, stamp art, and face painting for the young kids and leather, glass, ceramic, and print crafts for older kids. It even has a variety of kilns for hobby, glass, and pottery for the serious enthusiast.
Craft Supplies Store – Kid-friendly arts and crafts supplies
This quaint and eclectic shop has two locations, one in Wan Chai and the other in Prince Edward. Craft Supplies Store carries an array of great kid-friendly craft supplies; from tiny wooden figures and items to paint and decorate to clay, paints, dollhouse furnishings, felt, brushes, sand, balloons, glue guns, ribbon, threads, beads and more. This shop will be sure to have something creative for your kids to make.
Craft Supplies Store, 173 Sai Yee St, Prince Edward, 2392 0969
More arts and crafts stores in Hong Kong:
- The Crafties – Co-working rental workspace for making arts and crafts. www.thecrafties.hk
- Kwong Yick Art & Design Materials – Small art shop with lots of art supplies including paints, watercolours and brushes. www.kwong-yick-art-design-materials.com
- ArtShop – Art store with a wide variety of paints and canvases. www.artshop.com
- Tree Children’s Lodge – Durable toys and craft supplies to help children express their creativity. www.treechildren.com
- Handcrafter – Craft shop offering wool felt, modelling clay, crochet and knitting supplies. www.handcrafter.com
- Nov1 – Handicraft workshop that teaches silver clay, wool felting and polymer clay classes using high-quality products. www.nov1.com
- Hot Craft Hobby – A trademarked brand that has products where you can use heat to make arts & crafts. www.hotcrafthobby.com
- Savon Workshop – Offers materials for making soap from scratch. www.savonworkshop.com
Editor’s Note: Arts and Crafts: The Best Art Supply Stores In Hong Kong was most recently updated in December 2022 by Danielle Tucker-Roberts.