There are few industries hit harder by current restrictions than the creative world. From the biggest movie studios to excellent local creators, many are struggling to keep business strong. Local artists are responsible for breathing life and culture into our nation, especially pertinent in a historical town such as York. Here at Corner Connect, we have a variety of local artists selling gorgeous products on our site, deliverable right to your doorstep. Check out our top artists’ products for sale below.

An English Rose Tote Bag in Navy – By Sarah Anne Draws

This tote bag is tote-ally eco friendly, featuring organic cotton and vegan inks. This bag is produced right here in York and completely GOTS-certified, making this the perfect gift for anyone who values sustainable and eco-friendly production, including yourself! The natural rose design takes centre stage on the 38 x 42cm bag, which is the perfect size for the daily shop. The bag easily folds down into a compact size that can fit into pockets or handbags, and its durability will carry you through countless trips. For an environmentally-friendly shopping bag that supports both the climate and creativity, check out these tote bags!

Amethyst Crystal Necklace – By Chxrmed Jewellery

Crystal jewellery has become insanely popular recently, with its deep-rooted history and gorgeous style capturing the eye of many of the younger generation. If you’re looking for timeless crystal jewellery, Chxrmed Jewelry is the UK-based provider you should trust. This particular necklace features an amethyst, which is a calming stone known to aid in sleep, meditation, and generally moving through life. The stone is placed by hand on an 18” silver plated chain that looks and feels great. Support local jewellery-makers through us today.

Alpaca Greeting Card – From Animal Art by Jess

Valentines soon approaches, so why not show some love for local art when choosing your perfect Valentines card? This alpaca greeting card features two adorable creatures in love, holding flowers and surrounded by hearts. The original watercolour design aforementioned is printed on luxury textured cardstock and are blank inside for your own message. The card comes in a large square format (14.8cm x 14.8cm) and arrives alongside a brown envelope. Spread the love around this valentines with this quality card from an excellent local artist – Animal Art by Jess. Jess is a 32-year-old full-time animal artist living right here in York, who sells a variety of cards and products right here on our store. Each one features a different watercolour design, printed in the highest quality.


As you can see, Corner Connect is home to a variety of excellent local artists and their quality products. Browse our range today, from bags to greeting cards, and begin your journey of supporting local artists!