The Best Gifts for Crafters in 2023

Master the art of picking the perfect gift for the crafters in your life (or yourself!) with our 20 gift ideas that any artist would love.

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April 21, 2023

If you know someone who lives and breathes crafting — maybe that someone is you — then you have come to the right place. Every superhero needs their trusty sidekick and every artist needs their trusty tools by their side to kick their work up a notch. From handy supplies to have in the workstation to top-of-the-line tech gadgets that will take their art to the next level, we’ve rounded up the 20 best gifts for every type of crafter.

Let your imagination blossom with this stoneware clay petal-shaped palette. Finished with a ceramic glaze, this handcrafted painting accessory makes a beautiful addition to any art room. Keep your paint in any of the eight wells and rest your paintbrush in one of the six notches carved into the bowl ideally suited for rinsing it off.

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One of the downsides of painting can be the dirty water. Designed to replace filthy water with clean water, this brush rinser will clean your brushes without excessive water consumption. Durably built for long-term use, this compact and portable product is an essential accessory for any artist or painter.

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Sketch or paint from anywhere with this versatile easel art box. Use it as a tabletop or floor easel, and then safely store your supplies in the attached three-compartment drawer. Its adjustable design lets you change the angle to suit your vision best. Made with strong beechwood, you can trust that this product will be your workstation buddy for the long haul.

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From $34.99

Are you finding yourself constantly struggling with seeing how your knitting project is coming along from simply laying it flat on the table? You need this durable and smooth bamboo blocking board. Use the included steel rods to set the stitches and prevent the fabric from draping. As luck would have knit, the board can be placed horizontally or vertically so you can choose the position that works best for you.

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Keep all your loose sewing supplies in one place with this sew-phisticated handmade spool-like caddy. It's designed with a scissors hole and a center pin cushion for better organization, and its detachable lid comes with its own storage for miscellaneous bobbins.

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Create your gem drawings without harming the environment with these wood-free and barrel-free handmade colored pencils. Available in a variety of colors, this set is perfect for creating any artwork vision.

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$69 $49
29% Off!

Tackle the smaller projects with a heat press that will precisely press and shape stuffed animals, shoes, hard-to-reach places and more. Designed with three heat settings, an insulated safety base and an automatic turn-off feature, this gadget is made with your safety in mind. It's compatible with Circut smart cutting machines.

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$199.95 $168.86

Skip those bulky cutting and embroidery machines and score this small but mighty multipurpose gadget that will cut and emboss your design in 10 seconds. Compatible with cardstock, vinyl, foil and various levels of fabric, you can count on this powerful machine to deliver even cutting regardless of the task. Plus, an 11-piece die-cutting and embossing kit is included for your convenience.

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Cast light upon your work with this sleek non-slip BrightPad Go from Circut. Tracing exactly and accurately capturing each minute detail has never been easier. Focus more on crafting and less on potentially harming the lightbox, thanks to its durable scratch-proof surface. Adjust the brightness of your light to best suit your process and enjoy up to one-and-a-half hours of uninterrupted battery life. Its USB charging cable and wall adapter allow your creative juices to flow from anywhere.

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Finish every piece of paintwork with steadiness and precision with this adjustable aluminum easel. Lightweight and rust-proof, you can easily transport it anywhere and use it as a tripod, art stand or tabletop easel. It's available in rose, black, gold and silver. With your order, you'll receive a tray to lay out your paints or supplies and a zip-up bag for easy carry and storage.

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$41.99 $37.99

If your art requires lots of cutting, this product is for you. Now you can finish your masterpiece without worrying about damaging your workstation. Built with three layers, this cutting mat is rugged and its finish will reseal after shallow cuts. Perfectionists will be happy to know that these anti-glare mats are designed with coherent angled metric gridlines so each cut is precise.

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Add this beautiful handmade ceramic cup to your workstation and clean your brushes easily without dripping. Its carved notches allow you to rest your wet brushes while you work. Plus, it is both food and microwave safe, making it a versatile working companion.

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$5.99 $4.99

With the precision sewers need for their projects, it seams this is the perfect companion. No matter how far you place this gadget from the needle, you can count on it to direct the fabric accurately without shifting.

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From $41.99

Cut, shape and engrave a variety of materials, such as wood and acrylic, neatly and evenly without making a mess. The built-in aluminum plate ensures you won't have to worry about ever burning or damaging the table, and the iron center allows for more stability and resilience.

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From $18.99

Proudly display your masterpiece 1-2-3 in this easily mountable float frame. Simply position your canvas on the frame with the adhesives and use the pre-attached sawtooth hangers anywhere in your home. No tools are needed and all necessary hanging materials come included.

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No more loose and tangled-up balls or blobs of yarn. This device will wind up to 3.5 ounces of yarn into neat and manageable balls to keep your yarn collection in order. Carry this product anywhere you go and store it easily so it's all ready for your next knitting adventure.

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Customize any piece of jewelry like a pro with this mini electric engraving machine. Wireless and rechargeable, you can take this kit anywhere you go. The metal etching pen is made with three adjustable speed rotations, an overload indicator light and a power light. Engrave and polish a variety of materials, including metal, glass, leather, wood and stone. This kit comes with 30 rotary bits, two drill bits and three saw blades.

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$33.97 (Pack of 20)

Bring your drawings to life with an array of vibrant colors and fine-quality watercolor ink. Each pen has a flexible nylon tip to maximize the range of your gradients, lines and dry techniques. A refillable water brush pen with a nylon tip is included so you can easily mix various colors and make accurate thin and thick strokes. This set comes with a storage case for easy portability.

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$62.99 $51.93
18% Off!

You're working on a project and suddenly you find the spray paint is everywhere. Spray shelters to the rescue. Made with durable nylon, waterproof material and a two-pole design, this tent will withstand any weather condition. Its built-in floor ensures that no paint ends up on the ground and its drop-down mesh protective screen will protect your projects from dust, leaves, bugs and other unwanted intruders while the paint dries. Whether you're spraying furniture or enjoying smaller painting activities, this shelter has you covered — literally.

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$39.99 $32.99

Airbrushing has never been easier. With this stylish handheld compressor, you will be able to easily paint and illustrate your dream creation from anywhere. Believe it or not, this product is also suitable for makeup application, nail design and cake decorating. Your package will come with one liquid extraction dropper, five spray gun cleaners, five wash needles, three cups in different sizes and an airbrush gun. A USB charging cable for speedy charge time and a user-friendly manual are also included.

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