Welcome to The Artwalk Virtual Marketplace
Below you'll find an amazing range of independent artists and makers producing work that's perfect for festive gifts or a little treat for yourself. We've handpicked some of the most talented people from Wakefield and beyond to bring you an exciting range of gift ideas. From jewellery and homewares to cards and paintings at a range of prices to suit any budget, we hope you'll find something (or lots of things) that you love.
On each seller's page you'll find an introduction to them and their work, some examples of their products, and most importantly a link to their website or online shop where you can buy directly from them.
And that's what The Artwalk Virtual Marketplace is all about - discovering and supporting local artists and markers directly. It's never been more important to shop small, local, and independent. Our creative community needs you this festive season and we know our amazing Artwalk audience are ready and waiting.
And if you need some inspiration on what to buy, check out our Christmas Gift Guides which highlight some brilliant products from our sellers including stocking fillers, Christmas specials and investment pieces.
Ready... set... shop!
Alice Needham Illustration
Alice Needham Illustration creates bold prints influenced by Feminism, Art Nouveau and Scandinavian Folk Art.
Bev Madden Art celebrates the beauty of nature through her amazing prints and festive decorations.
Broken-Bones Boutique mindfully craft unique & unforgettable pieces of Silver and gemstone jewellery.
Citizens of Stitch
Citizens of Stitch create bold and textural artworks and products, with a love of neon being a theme throughout.
ContraryMary Designs offer elegant hand-forged jewellery pieces inspired by organic and abstract designs.
Emily Ryalls is a photographer with a creative practice rooted in visual storytelling and analogue processes.
Florence Makes offer something truly unique, stunning paper lampshades handcrafted from hundreds of hand formed paper pyramids.
Genevieve Broughton makes minimalist contemporary silver jewellery inspired by modern art and architecture.
Gwyneth Williamson Design
Gwyneth Williamson explore's organic and geometric textures, shapes, and patterns in their wonderfully crafted jewellery.
Hattie Clark is an illustrator and designer, using brushes, ink, and various collaged textures to create bright and playful artworks and products.
Helen Casey is a talented ceramics artist, selling hand-built terracotta planters, vases, dishes, trinket holders and keep sake boxes with a glaze finish.
Helen Riddle combines wet-felting, needle-felting, free-motion embroidery and stitch to make a range of unique artworks and gifts.
Helen Thomas is a visual artist who is currently creating detailed drawings and paintings in response to places and urban plants.
House of Botanica
House of Botanica comes from an endless passion for flowers and a never-ending collection of vases. They sell eye catching mini vases, lovingly crafted by hand.
Jan Parsons is an abstract artist working in Wakefield. Her work reflects remembered and imagined human spaces with an ethereal quality.
Joanne Kitson Fine Art
Barnsley based Joanne Kitson specialises in animal portraiture and illustrations, sold as originals and greetings cards.
Lemonroses Illustration make watercolours of birds, which are sold as prints and turned into cards and beautiful brooches.
Long Division sell a range of products connected to their live events, including vinyl compilations, a songbook by Wakefield based artists, prints, badges and more!
Niamh is a recent photography graduate selling hand made silver gelatine prints that explore the landscape and its inhabitants.
Peony Gent is an illustrator, artist and poet whose work comes in different forms from books, zines, quilts, pins and prints.
PFR Emporium craft one of a kind jewellery that is inspired by nature, art nouveau and architecture.
Pretty Little Art Print
Pretty Little Art Print was set up during lockdown, and now offer a stunning range of prints, greeting cards, and tote bags.
Rachel Sim creates playful hand-crafted collections using sustainable wood, complementing colour schemes and bold shapes.
Rumanh takes inspiration from nature and cultural art, creating unique handmade prints and greetings cards.
Sarah Hinchliffe Illustrations
Sarah Hinchcliffe Illustrations offer a range of fun prints, cards and bags, depicting everything from bumble bees to beach huts!
Sophie's Spirals use the forms, patterns, and colours found within nature to inspire minimally designed jewellery and homewares.
The Art House Shop
Launching online especially for The Artwalk Virtual Marketplace, you'll find a selection of Christmas cards, prints and vouchers, perfect for your artistic friends and family.
Leeds based studio Twice Fired produce exquisite glass art, fused glass decorations, homewares, gifts, jewellery and make at home kits.
Wild West Yorkshire Co
Wild West Yorkshire Co is a brand-new venture between longtime friends, selling unisex T-shirts branded with trendy artwork and slogans.