How our Gift Guide can help you navigate the world of buying Art this Festive Season

At Hancock Gallery, we understand that the festive season can be an overwhelming time of year. Buying loved ones gifts is often towards the top of the ever growing seasonal to-do list and with black friday, cyber monday, ceaseless advertising and a plethora of online stores to buy from, deciding on the right present for those close to our hearts isn’t always easy. 

We have put together a helpful gift guide to ease you into the world of buying art as a gift, so don’t need be daunted by the prospect (especially if the person on your gift list is an expert collector). Gifting them a thoughtful, unique gift whether it’s a limited edition or premium print, we will help make this Christmas one to remember.

Before we impress you with the contents of our gift guide, you're probably thinking why should I use a gift guide and what are the benefits, and are you sure this isn’t just a catalogue of our latest works? 

There are many benefits to reading a gift guide before you jump into purchasing. Firstly, you’ll be able to get expert advice from art consultants who have over 15 years of experience. Our top tips cover everything from the difference between original works and prints, financing options, choosing the right piece for your recipient's home and personal style, as well as how a home consultation can guarantee you've bought the perfect piece. 

Investing the time now in our gift guide will save you time in the long run, as you'll be using the expertise of our art consultants who can help steer you to exactly what you are looking for (or advise where to start if you haven’t got a clue yet!) and better yet we can help stick within a budget if necessary. We’ve also helpfully curated some inspiration that might match someone on your gift list, as we know there's always that one person who has everything and you never know what to get them. 

Lastly, if you needed any final convincing that you’re doing the right thing gifting art, head to the section on why art makes a good gift.You’ll learn how the piece of art you give is not only a thoughtful and unique present, but is also an investment that can also increase in value for the lucky recipient over the years. 

Simplify one thing this Christmas and download your gift guide today.