Welcome to ARCHmaterials. Fine Art supplies in South East London.

We are an independent fine art supplies shop, based in a railway arch under the station platform in Deptford, south east London. Our aim is to supply a carefully selected range of good quality products at the best prices we can to artists across the UK.

We like to talk to our customers and get to know them, so do call us on 020 8469 0260 to place orders, check product availability, current prices or technical advice.

We offer a UK wide mail order service. Call us or send an email to info@archmaterials.co.uk  We accept payment over the phone by credit & debit cards. You can also pay by PayPal or Bank Transfer. Delivery charges vary according to weight and volume of goods, although many orders are sent free of charge. Prices are quoted at time of ordering.

- We offer a made to order service for canvases and re-stretching paintings. Select the Canvases tab on the left for more information or call us.

- In addition to the products listed on this site, we can supply most leading brand products.

- All prices INCLUDE VAT and are subject to change without notice.


Tutorials and tuition in painting and drawing can now be booked here on an individual basis with Paul Marks, owner director of ARCH.

These sessions are specifically tailored to suit your level of experience and need. They are intended to provide an in-depth yet informal way to develop your work. Practical and technical issues will be covered as well as contextual interests. Paul studied at Camberwell College of Arts, gaining a BA(Hons) in painting & drawing in 2000, and an MA in drawing in 2005. He has exhibited extensively in solo and group shows, with work in a growing number of private collections. He was Chair of the Deptford X contemporary art festival from 2010 - 2013.

Sessions cost 45.00 per hour or 250.00 for 6 hours. Call Paul on 020 8469 0260 for more information and bookings.