Truro Arts Company
One of the largest independent art shops in the South West, the Truro Arts Company offers a wide range of supplies - including oils, acrylics, watercolours, graphic supplies, papers as well as a variety of children’s materials and much, much more. Whether you’re just starting out or an accomplished artist, you’ll find everything you need right here.
As artists in their own right, the staff have tried and tested the products on sale themselves, allowing them to provide honest opinions and advice to customers based on their own knowledge and experience. Should you have any questions whilst browsing the store, they are always more than happy to help.
Alongside the sale of the products in the shop, a number of events are held throughout the year – all with the aim of encouraging creativity.
Why not book a children’s birthday party here – run between 3-5pm on Saturdays, parties are available for kids aged 4 or above, providing them with the chance to enjoy a 1 hour workshop of your choice. Alternatively, opt for an adult ‘arty party’ to celebrate a special occasion or even as part of your hen do!
Wish to develop your skills? A wide range of workshops are held on a regular basis, catering for all abilities and mediums – lasting anywhere between 3 hours and a whole day. If you have a little one who loves to be creative they’ll love the Art Club. Aiming to explore and develop their creative skills they’ll enjoy time drawing, painting, model making, printmaking, using textiles and creating collages. Holiday workshops are also available to keep the kids entertained during their time away from school – encouraging creativity.
In addition, regular exhibitions are also held at the café and shop, showcasing a wide variety of work - from popular artists working in Cornwall, to the rising stars from Falmouth University – the team at the Truro Arts Company also take part in a yearly exhibition sharing their own pieces with the public. Why not see what’s on display during your next visit?
The huge range of products available – with so much on offer, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for.
The chance to find the perfect arty gift for a friend or loved one – perfect for birthdays, Christmas or just because…