Artycat @ Francis Iles


A Wonderland of Art, Craft and Yarn supplies

We pride ourselves not only on a fantastically wide choice of art and craft materials, but also on our gorgeous array of yarns and accessories. Set in historic Rochester since 1961, and part of Francis Iles family, our wonderful shop is well known throughout Kent for its high-quality customer service and our staffs’ extensive knowledge about the products and materials that we stock.  We really care about our customer experience and we are keen to share our expertise with you and to help and advise you in any way we can. 

Dedicated to bringing you exciting new products and ideas, we offer workshops, dabble days and drop-in sessions along with quick light-hearted demonstrations to enable you to experiment and try our products and learn new techniques.  We want to inspire you to ‘get curious and get creative’!!