New and Vintage Supplies for Fiber & Mixed Media Artists

We are a Fair Trade importer of creative art supplies and gift ideas from around the world, specializing in our own Batik Tambal Exclusive Batik and many more fabric choices: Australian Aborigine Designs, African, Modern Cottons, Marcia Derse, plus our hand drawn batik art panels, wooden printing blocks, our artist-grade Artistic Artifacts textile paints and much more!

Artistic Artifacts owner Judy Gula’s Colorful Batik Panel Quilts: 28 Quilting and Embellishing Inspirations from Around the World shows you the world of bright, colorful quilts made with batik panels, and teaches you how to apply your own personal vision and creativity to make the included projects. You can also join Judy on a May 10-20, 2020 Colouricious Block Printing Holiday in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India!

Shop Hours: Artistic Artifacts is located at 4750 Eisenhower Avenue in Alexandria, VA. Our regular hours are Tuesdays – Saturday, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Visit our calendar for details on special holiday, event or weather hours/closings.

Most Trusted Source Of Quilt Shops, Events, And MoreWish Lists! Artistic Artifacts offers “Wish List” functionality for our secure online shop! Create a wish list for yourself, perfect for sharing with family or friends, or search the wish lists of those who have made their list public — learn more. And while any item in our shop would be welcome as a gift to your favorite creative mind, we have collected some ideas for you too. Remember, an Artistic Artifacts Gift Certificate makes the perfect “one size fits all” present for your favorite creative mind!

We’ve been connecting with artists and makers in our community since 2011, and whether your passions lie in sewing, fiber arts, or mixed media, you’ll find inspiring products and tools here to guide you through your next creation. Learn more about our shop, which was also featured as a Quilt Sampler® Top Shop in 2018.

BERNINA: made to createAs an authorized BERNINA USA dealer, Artistic Artifacts offers a full array of sewing machines and accessories — check out the Many Deals of Swissmas , effective November 14-December 31. Artistic Artifacts has BERNINA trained service technicians on staff and offer BERNINA Sewing Mastery Classes. (Note that bernettes, Swiss design sewing machines at an affordable price, are available for purchase online and can be shipped to you.)

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When it’s time for your next machine embroidery project choose embroidery designs, stabilizers and other supplies from the Artistic Artifacts Embroidery Design Studio!

Artistic Artifacts is a member of the Alexandria, VA Convention and Visitors Association

Artistic Artifacts also features an extensive array of WonderFil™ Specialty Threads. The WonderFil thread line covers all fiber art needs: from hand work to decorative stitching to quilting and longarming to general sewing purposes — shop these beautiful threads now!

“Whether you are traditional or modern in your taste, you will find something to love at Artistic Artifacts.” — Judy Gula, owner

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