Speedball not only works to deliver superior quality products to the artists it serves, but also hopes to foster an environment that allows its employees to cultivate the best for themselves-both inside and outside of Speedball’s doors. This employee-centric atmosphere attracts just the kind of people you’d want to have creating materials for you—those who are devoted to doing their best each and every day. The team here has many employees that have dedicated most, if not all, of their careers to mastering their crafts at Speedball, only adding to the consistently top-quality materials and service we’re able to offer you.

During its impressive history, Speedball has been able to grow its product portfolio through innovation and acquisition, all without sacrificing our commitment to quality. Select any of the listings below to learn more about the products that make up any of the great brands that make up the Speedball family: Akua, Arnhem 16189, Arista, Best Test, Big Boss, Bienfang, Clay Boss, Elegant Writer, Mona Lisa, and Pink Soap.

Popular products

  • Red Baron Linoleum Block, Mounted - 6" x 9"
  • Speedy-Carve Block, 4" x 6" (Pink)
  • Speedy-Carve Block, 3" x 4" (Pink)
  • Linoleum Cutter Assortment #1 (Carded)
  • Linoleum Block, Unmounted - 4" x 6"
  • Linoleum Block, Unmounted - 3" x 4"
  • Soft Rubber Brayer, 4" #64 (Carded)
  • Oil-Based Block Printing Ink Starter Set (6pc)
  • Super Black India Ink, 2oz
  • Red Baron Linoleum Block, Mounted - 2" x 2"
  • Speedy-Cut Block, 4" x 5.5" (Cream)
  • Linoleum Block, Unmounted - 6" x 8"

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We love hearing from you on what products/suppliers we should bring into our shop.

If we can't source a particular item, we'll do our best to find a suitable substitute.

Canada's wholesale creative arts,papercrafting,fine arts,stationery supplier.

1-2 day order turnaround

No matter how busy it gets, we all pitch in to get orders out the door.

Minimum shippable value only $200

Don't risk over-ordering trying to reach a high supplier minimum.

Almost no individual minimums on products

Offer a wider selection for a lower buy-in.

See critical stats as you shop

See your reservations, order history and stock levels as you shop so you don't accidentally double-up.

People just want their stuff. That's it.

For us, it's about going the extra mile to get you your product quickly, simply, with no hassle so you can get back to running your business.

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Do things your way

Get what you need when you need it. Reduce risk, increase turnover and profit by replenishing your stock in smaller increments.

  • Reserve items for shipment with a future order.
  • We'll hold your place in line so it's still available when you decide to ship.
  • Place unlimited add-ons while your order is still in-house.
  • Hold for an incoming shipment, a date or a shippable value set by you.

Canadian advantage


Receive your order faster from a company already in Canada, with discounted shipping on all orders.

No fees

We handle the exchange so you won't get gouged with fees by your credit card company.

Costing made easy

We stay ahead of customs, brokerage and exchange fees to provide a flat wholesale cost in CAD.

Gordon Anstey's family.

We're a small, family-run company, established in 1957.

Expect a greater emphasis on you as an individual customer. Speak to a real person instantly, or receive a quick e-mail or text response.

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