Cowling & Wilcox sell artists materials and equipment, and specialise in portfolio presentation.
26-28 Broadwick Street, Soho, London, W1F 8HX
For More Information:
+44 (0)20 7734 9556
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Cowling & Wilcox
26-28 Broadwick StreetSohoLondonW1F 8HX
- +44 (0)20 7734 9556
- Public transport:
- Tottenham Court Road, Underground
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I'm not sure that I would necessarily shop here if I was a professional, or even just a committed amateur artist, as it is decidedly not a cheap shop but I often come here for bits like Christmas card materials and other things when I decide to do a home art project or something. They also do a student discount although, not very bohemianly, you have to register to receive it. That said, I've...more
This place has got it going on. If you are looking for a shiny new helmet to wear whilst you ride your tricycle around the neighbourhood, you are in the wrong place. But if you have interest in the design based arts... Woo hoo, you are going to be filled with glee. Not only do they have a very impressive array of artsy fair, but the deals and offers available on some of the goods are...more
Sale! My second favourite word! So, it is sale season and back to uni season for art, media and design students. Time to stock up for the semester.
While I can't speak for Cowling and Wilcox's everyday pricing, their sale stock can really compete. As a screen printer I was particularly impressed with the discount starter printing kit (that I don't need). It was hard to resist £35 down from...more
Well priced for an art-shop and they really do stock everything.
The staff were SO friendly. I was looking for some particular sketching pencils for a certain style of portraits and they gave me a lot of advice and help as well as showed me around for anything I asked for.
Bit tricky to find because it's on a backstreet of Oxford Circus somewhere... but a great shop.more
This place is great. Most of my stars are for the amazing sales clerk who came to my rescue as I was scrambling around on a friday evening looking for supplies for a project I needed to finish on saturday. I needed jewelry findings, didn't have them, but directed me exactly to the store down the street that carried everything I needed.
Came back for pliers, they didn't have strong enough...more