Getting Art Supplies in Hong Kong

Getting Art Supplies in Hong Kong

 

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Here is the list of art stores and other shops where you can get supplies and materials for your project. This article is geared towards students of SCAD HK in Sham Shui Po.


Shing Cheong Stationery & Book Ltd

Opening hours: Monday to Sunday, 10:30am – 8:30 pm

Address: 44 Un Chau Street, Sham Shui Po

Phone: 2720-5772

Nearest MTR: Sham Shui Po, Exit D2

This is the closest stationery store to SCAD HK.

LUEN HING PAPER LTD (Paper Store)

Opening hours:

Address: 44 Un Chau Street, Sham Shui Po

Phone: 2360-1459 , 2729-3513

Nearest MTR: Sham Shui Po, Exit D2

Also situated near SCAD HK, this store has any and every type of paper you can think, period.

*Here are some prices of the paper you can buy.

  1. Mirror card, 275g (31″x43″) silver 13 hkd
  2. Color gloss silver, 255g,31×43″,pet-film purple 11 hkd
  3. Silver card 255 g 787 x1092mm bright silver 9hkd

CN Square (chungnam.cc)

Opening hours: 10am -10pm

Address: 503 NathanRoad, Yau Ma Tei

Phone: 2384-2430

Nearest MTR: Yau Ma Tei, Exit C

Kwong Yick Art & Design Materials

Opening hours: Monday to Saturday, 10am -8pm

Address:169 Sai Yee Street, Mong Kok

Phone: 2393-2277

Nearest MTR: Prince Edward, B2

The Artland (artland.com.hk)

Opening hours: 10am -10pm

Address: 3/F Lockhard Centre, 301-307 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai

Phone: 2511-4845

Nearest MTR: Wan Chai, EXIT A1

Though Artland is difficult to get to, it is known for its stock of:

  • BFK Reeves paper
  • ARCHES Watercolor papers
  • plethora of GOLDEN acrylic paint

Craft Supplies store

Opening hours:

Address: 173 Sai Yee Street, Mongkok, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Phone: (852) 2329 0969

Nearest MTR: Mongkok


Other Supplies

Apliu Street market

Venture across Sham Shui Po MTR and you will find the Apliu Street Market. There are a lot of things you can buy such as

  • Lights (virtually any type you want, eg. led strips, portable lamp,etc)
  • Cables
  • Magnets
  • Dentistry stuff (Yes, I saw it there)

Shing Hang Metal

Address: 17 Un Chau St, Hong Kong, Kowloon (Map)

This hardware store is a 5 minutes walk from Shing Cheong Stationery Store.

It sells the common hardware like

  • screwdrivers
  • pliers
  • paint brushes
  • chicken mesh
  • thin metal wire
  • spray paint

Li On Hardware Co.

Address 1: 81 Un Chau St, Hong Kong, Kowloon (map)

Address 2: no.37 Nam Cheong Street Sham Shui Po, Kowloon (Map)

This hardware store is one of the closest to SCAD HK. It is on the street opposing Shing Cheong Stationery. It also have a another branch in Nam Cheong.

*Sells thick metal wire


Rainbow Printing

http://www.rainbowcopy.com.hk/address.html


Contributions welcome

I hope you found this guide useful. If you ever spot any other stores that sells great art supplies or materials, do list it down in the comment section to share the knowledge with everyone!

Desmond Du

Desmond Du is a Singaporean pursuing a B.F.A in Motion Media Design at SCAD Savannah. He enjoys sharing knowledge with everyone and helping people to do their best in whatever work they are doing. He is also looking for content creators to collaborate with or share their content on nosleepcreative.com.

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