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Top Choice Arts & Crafts in St-Germain & Les Invalides

Magasin Sennelier

Cézanne and Picasso were among the artists who helped develop products for this venerable 1887-founded art supplier on the banks of the Seine, and it remains an exceptional place to pick up canvases, brushes, waterc…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Montparnasse & Southern Paris

Adam Montparnasse

If Paris’ art galleries have inspired you, pick up paintbrushes, charcoals, pastels, sketchpads, watercolours, oils, acrylics, canvases and more at this historic shop. Picasso, Brancusi and Giacometti were among Édo…
Arts & Crafts in Bastille & Eastern Paris

Viaduc des Arts

Located beneath the red-brick arches of Promenade Plantée, the Viaduc des Arts's line-up of traditional artisans and contemporary designers – including furniture and tapestry restorers, interior designers, cabinetma…
Art in Noyers-sur-Serein

Illuminated Painting Studio

An interesting spot is Diane Calvert’s illuminated painting studio where she grinds her own pigments from semi-precious stones and uses parchment and quill pens.
Arts & Crafts in Levie & Around

Atelier du Lotus

This workshop-cum-shop, located in the village, sells gorgeous hand-forged traditional knives (from €100).
Art in Marseille

Cut & Mix

Less a shop, more a lifestyle choice, concept store Cut & Mix is helping rue Sainte turn hip. Vinyl records? Check. Cool art books? Check. Art exhibitions? Coffee and tea? Check and check. Oh, and need a haircut…
Art in Marseille

UndARTground

This street art-influenced concept store and gallery showcases the creative works of local underground artists and graffiti stars from the surrounding area. As well as posters by eBoy and prints by Oaï of Life, expe…
Arts & Crafts in Marseille

Atelier du Santon

Musée du Santon with its boutique and neighbouring Atelier du Santon are home to tiny handcrafted kiln-fired figures, or santons (from santoùn in Provençal, meaning ‘little saint’). The custom of creating a nativity…
Arts & Crafts in The Islands

Il Campiello

Venetian carnival masks – intricately crafted from papier mâché, ceramics and leather – are the speciality of this exquisite shop, which also sells jewellery made from Murano glass beads. It was established by a nat…
Art in The Islands

L'Îles aux Images

Original and rare vintage posters, photographs and lithographs dating from 1850 onwards from artists including Man Ray, Salvador Dalí, Paul Gauguin and Picasso are stocked at this gallery-boutique. Many depict Paris…