Artists flock to new supply store in BX

The Artist & Craft supply store recently opened on White Plains Road in The Bronx. Since its grand opening on May 18, the store has

Since its grand opening on May 18, the store has been the go-to place for artists in the borough.  It has a massive selection complete with two levels of everything from finger paints to pastels.

Since its grand opening on May 18, the store has been the go-to place for artists in the borough. It has a massive selection complete with two levels of everything from finger paints to pastels. (6/26/15)

THE BRONX - The Artist & Craft supply store recently opened on White Plains Road in The Bronx.

Since its grand opening on May 18, the store has been the go-to place for artists in the borough.  It has a massive selection complete with two levels of everything from finger paints to pastels.  

"I'm happy to work with local families and craftsmen. They've been wanting us here for a while and we're here now to support what they need," says Shakira Castillo, manager of Artist & Craft.  

The Bronx's art community can now express their inner Picasso without having to go to Manhattan for popular supplies.  Artist & Craft is the largest art store in the borough and will soon offer classes to people from all ranges of skills.

 

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