The Arc

Hello. We're The Arc.

We're a little side street emporium filled with art, vintage, kids and home bits. We also have our own framing studio.

We were designed for browsing so whether you're online or in store, take your time.

We are currently working on our website. Please bear with us while we try and make an all new online shopping's going to be great trust us! Until then if you want to purchase anything from the shop just drop us a line

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Art Supplies

The shop has sold art supplies to Bedford since 1932. From oils to acrylics, pastels, watercolours, papers, pens, pencils and clay to name but a few. We're very lucky to have so many talented artists on our team so if you need any help and advice just let us know.
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We have our very own framing studio. Just bring in what you need framing and we can do the rest.

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Our Gallery has been curated to offer you accessible art at any budget to compliment your home. From originals to prints and posters there is something here for you. We constantly change our gallery wall to showcase local artists, our favourite prints and we always have our own homegrown talent's work displayed. We are very proud of our team. (Pictured is team member Sarah White hanging her work)

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