Gifts for the Artist in Your Friend Group

You know who we’re talking about.

Got a creative friend and have no idea what to get them? Ahead, our roundup of the best failsafe gifts to woo them. 

Soy Wax Candle Making Kit, $28.31

This set includes everything you need to learn how to make your own 4oz candle. A perfect gift for anyone looking to be a little crafty and cozy this holiday season. 

Brighten Up Coloring Book, $14.95

With artwork from 12 talented artists, this is one coloring book that everyone of all ages can enjoy. 

Basquiat Canteen, $29.95

Decorated with Basquiat’s characteristic bold and edgy print, this canteen is perfect for those in your life who embodies punk rock and city culture. 

Fjallraven Kanken Pen Case, $19.95

Because all of their fancy tools of the trade deserve a fancy home. 

Raphaël Watercolor Set, $18.09

With the 12-compartment mixing palette and the pocket-sized brush, this set makes it so that your friend’s ready to paint at a moment’s notice. 

Jason Polans’ Every Person in New York, $19.49 

Gift of a copy of Polan’s illustrated book that features sketches of New Yorkers waiting in line, riding the subway, and attending museums. 

Painter’s Cup, $35

This handmade cup will look good on their desk, and even better with a little coffee in it. 

Forbidden Fruit Piecework Puzzle, $36

The Forbidden Fruit puzzle hones in on this cheeky temptation and delivers a modern still life that will make any puzzle lover salivate with envy. 

Michelangelo David Bust, $29

Your loved one won’t see this gift coming, but they’ll love it all the same. 

Geo Stacking Coasters, $28

Practically everything at MoMA’s Design Store is gift-worthy, including this set of six geo stacking coasters that brighten up every room.

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