Rappler Gift Guide: Presents that artists will appreciate

For the artsy person on your gift list

MANILA, Philippines – If you have a friend on your gift list who can paint or letter their way through anything, Christmas is the best time to upgrade their art supply closet. Here are some gifts that will be appreciated for sure:

These artist journals by Cogon Papers are not your usual sketchbooks. With covers made of wild cogon grass and papers made of all-natural materials, these would make the perfect gift for the eco-friendly artist.

Artist journal (P600), Instagram.com/cogonpapers

Help them create their next masterpiece by getting them a sturdy easel, like this one from Martol.

Easel (P592), Deovir Arts, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong

These Zig Calligraphy pens from Hey Kessy are great for anyone who loves lettering, or for those who want to take their bullet journaling seriously in 2018.

Calligraphy pens (P115), Hey Kessy, UP Town Center, Katipunan

These Kuretake brush pens from Craft Carrot are another gift calligraphers will appreciate.

Kuretaki Fudebiyori brush pens (P65), Craft Carrot, East Capitol Drive, Kapitolyo, Pasig

Let your friend own their talent with pride, with this patch by Pointy Little Things that they can sew on their jackets or bags.

Artist patch (P150), Instagram.com/pointylittlethings

This printed pencil keeper by Fab Manila will help them keep all their art supplies organized. 

Pencil keeper (P250), Fab Manila, Glorietta 1, Makati

If your friend is into digital art, this Wacom Bamboo Splash graphic tablet from Lazada is just the tool they need.

Wacom Bamboo Pen Graphic Tablet (P3,100), lazada.com.ph