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Gift Shop

Browse our range of gifts for adults and children, including unique items made by local artists.

See something you like?

Give our friendly team a call on 01772 905414 to order items and pay over the phone. Our team will then organise a collection time with you. You can also email Harrisshop@preston.gov.uk with queries about products.

Preston Parks Prints

Artist: Dave Robinson

Price: £12 Each

Dimensions: 29.5cm x 21cm

Prints from popular local artist Dave Robinson’s Preston Parks range. These vibrant designs depict recognisable scenes from Ashton, Haslam, and Miller Parks.

These prints are also available in postcard size £1.50

Other Dave Robinson print designs are available – please contact us on 01772 905414 or harrisshop@preston.gov.uk for any enquires

Avenham Park Prints

Artist: Dave Robinson

Price: £12 - £35

Prints of popular local artist Dave Robinson’s designs of The Belvedere and The Japanese Gardens in Avenham Park.

The Belvedere – (29.5cm x 21cm) – £12

The Japanese Gardens – (42cm x 30.5cm) – £35

Other Dave Robinson print designs are available – please contact us on 01772 905414 or harrisshop@preston.gov.uk for any enquires

Christmas Decorations

Price: From £2.50

Modern wooden Christmas decorations

Glitter Antler Reindeer – £2.50

‘We Wish You a Merry Christmas’ tree ornament – £2.99

White Feather Bear ornament – £3.50

White Feather Robin ornament – £7.75

Wooden Santa Ornaments

Price: From £4.99

Modern design wooden Father Christmas ornaments

Small – £4.99

Large – £6.99

Metal Christmas Ornaments

Price: £7 Each

Small, colourful metal ornaments of Father Christmas and a Reindeer (sold separately).

 

Christmas Decorations

Price: From £4.50

Beautifully designed modern Christmas ornaments.

Reindeer riding a sleigh with two Christmas trees – £4.50

Polar bear with a snow covered Christmas tree – £8.75

Christmas Van Decoration

Price: £2.50

Playful Christmas decorations depicting either Santa, a Reindeer, or a Snowman driving a colourful festive van with presents. Each comes with a small bell at the bottom.

Festive Wooden Houses

Price: From £3

Festive wooden house decorations with silver icicles, windows and doors. Perfect to use with candles.

Tall – 14cm x 6cm

Large – 13cm x 10.5cm

Christmas Candles

Price: From £3.50

Various Christmas themed scented candles:

Gingerbread candle – £3.50

Fig and Wood Sage candle – £3.50

Tall Holly and Pinecone candle – £4.99

Fragranced Tealights with Glass Holder – £6.99

Gold Christmas Tree Decoration

Price: £3.50

Gold coloured metal contemporary Christmas tree decoration

Clocks of Preston Postcards

Artist: Dave Robinson

Price: £1.50 Each

Postcards of various Preston landmarks as designed by popular Preston artist Dave Robinson.

Designs include; Preston Bus Station, Fishergate Methodist Church, Corn Exchange, Preston Dock Office, and Booths Building.

Wooden Pull-String Christmas Decoration

Price: £4 Each

Colourful festive wooden hangable decorations in Reindeer and Angel designs with string-pull mechanism for movement.

Wooden Pull-String Christmas Decoration

Price: £4.70 Each

Fun and festive Father Christmas, Snowman, and Reindeer design hangable decorations with pull-string mechanism for movement.

Traditional Christmas Card Packs

Price: From £4.99

Traditional Christmas card sets of various designs.

 

Stained Glass Nativity design – SOLD OUT

Victorian Christmas Tree Scene design – £5.25 – 8 cards in pack – message reads ‘Happy Christmas and a Happy New Year’

Santa on Sleigh design – £4.99 – 5 cards in pack – message reads ‘Happy Christmas and a Happy New Year’

Carolers design – £5.25 – 8 cards in pack – message reads ‘Happy Christmas and a Happy New Year’

Stampa Cards Christmas Collection

Artist: Stampa

Price: £2.50 Each

Stampa modern cards ‘Christmas Collection’ in plastic-free packaging. Designs available include:

  • Wishbone
  • Wine Bottles
  • Nutcracker
  • Reindeer

Other designs are available from The Harris shop, please call us (01772 905414) or drop an email (harrisshop@preston.gov.uk) to enquire.

www.stampaphotocards.com

Preston Baubles

Price: £10

Premium quality large baubles depicting Preston’s city crest with matching blue string.

Penguin Decorations

Price: £3 Each

White and grey penguins wearing hats and scarves. Decorations with felt effect and rustic style string.

Modern Silver Baubles

Price: £2 Each

Modern silver, white, and clear designed baubles. Sold separately, but are very complementary of each other.

Modern Coloured Baubles

Price: From £2

Modern clear and silver design bauble – £2

Vibrant ‘peacock’ modern baubles of purple, green, gold – £4.50

Metal Christmas Star Decoration

Price: £12

Dimensions: Diameter 34cm

Rustic metal Christmas star hanging decoration, painted white and silver.

Lancashire Books

Price: £14.99 Each

’50 Finds from Lancashire’ – Stuart Noon

‘Preston in 50 Buildings’ – Keith Johnson

’50 Gems of Lancashire’ – Robert Nicholls

Handmade Glass Decorations

Artist: Chrissy Webster

Price: From £8.50

Handmade hangable glass decorations (£8.50 each)

Handmade hangable glass Robin decoration (£12.50)

 

Gold Glitter Decoration

Price: £2.50 Each

Hanging Christmas tree decorations in angel, heart, or star shapes designed in light brown with gold glitter.

Glass Pocket Hearts

Artist: Little Glass Boutique

Price: £4.50 Each

‘Pop it in your pocket as a reminder of the message it carries’

Handmade glass tokens, available in Forget-Me-Not, Rainbow, Heart and Two Hearts designs.

Small Glass Baubles

Price: £3.50 Each

Beautifully crafted glass baubles depicting an angel or a Christmas tree.

Contemporary Christmas Card Packs

Artist: Various

Price: £4.99

Contemporary and Cartoon Christmas design cards from V&A and ‘Illustrated Christmas’ collections.

All card designs read ‘Happy Christmas and a Happy New Year’ inside, except for Girl and Wheelbarrow design, which reads ‘Season’s Greetings’.

Each pack contains 8 cards.

Contemporary Christmas Card Packs

Artist: Various

Price: £4.99

Each pack contains 5 cards.

Let It Snow design – message reads ‘Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year’

Geometric Reindeer design – message reads ‘Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year’

Black background with hare and robin design – message reads ‘Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year’

Leopard Cat design – message reads ‘Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year’

Two dogs in snow design – message reads ‘Season’s Greetings’

Small Coloured Glass Baubles

Price: £3.50 Each

Beautifully crafted coloured glass baubles depicting a snowman or Christmas tree.

Jug and Candles

Artist: Jennifer Rose

Price: From £8

Beautiful high quality country-style Christmas range from artist Jennifer Rose.

Vanilla Cinnamon Scented Candles depicting ‘Winter Robins’ £8

Vanilla Cinnamon Scented Candles depicting ‘Winter Stags’ £8

Milk Jug depicting her trademark ‘Winter Stags’ £12

 

‘Map of Preston’ Print and Tote Bag

Artist: Holly Francesca

Price: £15 - £20

Dimensions: Print - 29.5cm x 21cm

Holly Francesca’s modern and playful interpretation of a map of Preston landmarks.

Tote Bag with map design – £15

Print of map design – £20

‘Christmas Fayre’ Christmas Card Packs

Price: £4.99

Dimensions: 13.5cm x 13.5cm

Contemporary Christmas card design sets from Christmas Fayre.

Greeting reads ‘Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year’

Each set contains 8 cards.

‘Arty Farty’ Craft Sets

Artist: House of Marbles

Price: £3 Each

House of Marbles ‘Arty Farty’ range of craft activity sets:

  • Mini Stationery Set
  • Fortune Tellers Set
  • Mini Art Set
  • Paper Chains Set

Christmas Decorations

Price: From £3.99

Merry Christmas Sign – £3.99

Light Up Christmas Day Countdown (2x AAA batteries not included) – £8.50

Light Up Wooden House (battery included) – £6

Christmas Decorations

Price: From £1.99

Carved wooden Christmas tree and Santa sculpture – £3

Rocking Reindeer wooden ornament – £1.99

‘Sleeps until Santa’ countdown – £7.99

Preston Teddy Bear

Price: £12.50

Monopoly box

Preston Monopoly

Price: £29.99

Image shows a rectangular folded patterned tea towel in blues, yellow, orange and brown tones. The tea towel is wrapped in a red ribbon with a card displayed on a small easel.

‘Travellers from Antique Lands’ Tea Towel

Artist: Jenny Steele

Price: £12

‘Travellers from antique lands’ is a limited edition of 60 digitally printed, 100% cotton tea towels designed by artist Jenny Steele. For this piece Jenny has taken inspiration from our Egyptian Balcony. The design highlights the fascination and symbolism behind the balcony’s paintings and architecture.

Jenny’s practice is mainly motivated by 20th century architecture and design, a period that emphasised social wellbeing. She revives elements of its optimistic, restorative qualities through site-specific artwork, textiles, sculpture, printmaking and events.

Jenny has worked on many solo exhibitions and projects from Preston to Miami.

www.jennysteele.co.uk

Image shows 4 coasters printed with map black and white pocket watches and maps of the streets Preston with colour illustration in places in green, red, blue and yellow.

Coasters – Maps of Preston

Artist: Elizabeth Emmens Wilson

Price: £8.50 each or £30 for 4

These coasters are designed by Elizabeth, who uses sustainable and reclaimed materials to create thoughtful, handmade and personal gifts.

She particularly loves to paint designs onto ceramics, creating a decorative item out of something that was previously a ceramic blank.

Inspired by the Harris collection, Elizabeth has decorated these coasters using a combination of digital ceramic transfer and hand painting. She has created three sets of designs based on maps of Preston, the Harris ceramics and Mrs French’s perfume bottles. These coasters can be bought individually or as a set.

www.elizabethemmens-wilson.co.uk

Image shows 4 white coasters with designs of coloured glass bottles in green, purple and blue. On the coasters there are extracts of handwritten style text.

Coasters – Mrs French’s Perfume Bottles

Artist: Elizabeth Emmens Wilson

Price: £8.50 each or £30 for 4

These coasters are designed by Elizabeth, who uses sustainable and reclaimed materials to create thoughtful, handmade and personal gifts.

She particularly loves to paint designs onto ceramics, creating a decorative item out of something that was previously a ceramic blank.

Inspired by the Harris collection, Elizabeth has decorated these coasters using a combination of digital ceramic transfer and hand painting. She has created three sets of designs based on the  Mrs French’s perfume bottles, Harris ceramics and maps of Preston. These coasters can be bought individually or as a set.

www.elizabethemmens-wilson.co.uk

Image shows 4 white ceramic coasters printed with designs of blue and white ceramics including plates, jugs and cups.

Coasters – Harris Ceramics

Artist: Elizabeth Emmens Wilson

Price: £8.50 each or £30 for 4

These coasters are designed by Elizabeth, who uses sustainable and reclaimed materials to create thoughtful, handmade and personal gifts.

She particularly loves to paint designs onto ceramics, creating a decorative item out of something that was previously a ceramic blank.

Inspired by the Harris collection, Elizabeth has decorated these coasters using a combination of digital ceramic transfer and hand painting. She has created three sets of designs based on the Harris ceramics, Mrs French’s perfume bottles and maps of Preston. These coasters can be bought individually or as a set.

www.elizabethemmens-wilson.co.uk

Image shows rectangular woven basket in made from light and dark brown willow. The basket has a large upright curved handle with a tag attatched.

Handmade Lancashire Baskets

Artist: Julie Livesey

Price: £95 including a free print

Dimensions: Print 46x38cm

Julie specialises in basketry and garden design and has created these baskets for us to sell at the Harris. For these baskets she was inspired by the traditional rectangular basket that is featured in the painting Whitsuntide – A Gala Day by Alfred James Munnings, that is in the Harris’ collection. The baskets striking shape also mirrors the angular façade of The Harris.

Julie crafts her baskets and outdoor structures from a mix of Lancashire and Somerset grown willow using traditional English techniques. She also delivers a variety of training and workshops to help individuals, schools, organisations & community groups to develop their green-spaces.

Price includes a free print of Whitsuntide – A Gala Day by Alfred James Munnings

www.pipcottage.co.uk

Image shows 4 pastel art kits on a table, 3 lying flat and one standing up. In the centre right of the image is a Roe Deer Pastel kit with a photo of a deer on it.

Pastel Art Kits

Artist: Su Melville

Price: £20

Su has created these pastel art kits inspired by animals and art in our collection for you to recreate at home. The kits include all of the materials required and make a brilliant present for any budding artists.

Su runs her own art company full time taking art into corporations as part of their wellbeing programs. She loves teaching others and regularly holds workshops in Lancashire and creates YouTube tutorial videos.

‘There is nothing more fulfilling than a person walking into a session saying they can’t draw and leaving with their own masterpiece and renewed sense of pride!’

Su has exhibited both in the UK and USA. She was particularly honoured to win the domestic animal category in the Association of Animal Artists 2014 exhibition.

There are four kit designs available: Roe Deer, Common Frog, Blue Tit and Avenham Park

www.sumelville.com 

Image shows 4 small bottles, 2 made of yellow glass and 2 made of blue glass. They are in different shapes with clear glass lids.

Handmade Glass Perfume Bottles

Artist: Grace Sharp

Price: £45

Grace is a craft practitioner specialising in hot glass with an interest in exploring colour and form.

She has has exhibited her work across the UK and won several awards for her beautiful glass designs.

Grace regularly visited The Harris and was always incredibly impressed with the collection of glass that we have, this initiated her interest in glass.

The Harris’ glass collection includes a vast number of scent bottles collected by Mrs. French, Grace has used this collection as her inspiration to create these unique Preston designs.

www.gracesharpglass.com

Clay Trinket Holders

Artist: Stella Pritchard

Price: From £10

Beautiful handmade unique trinket holders by local artist Stella Pritchard.

Small trinket holders – £10

Large trinket holders – £20

Sea Glass Sterling Silver Ring

Artist: Hammered Ruby

Price: £25

Ruth has regularly visited the Harris throughout her life to view exhibitions and collections. For this jewelry collection she took inspiration from some of the Harris’ collections in particular the Cuerdale hoard, the elk, Egyptian scarab beetles and the wrought iron gates through which you gain entry into the Harris. She also produced weathervane inspired pendants in the form of the beautiful cockerel from St Walburg’s Spire.

Stirling Silver Viking Bangle

Artist: Hammered Ruby

Price: £35

Ruth has regularly visited the Harris throughout her life to view exhibitions and collections. For this jewelry collection she took inspiration from some of the Harris’ collections in particular the Cuerdale hoard, the elk, Egyptian scarab beetles and the wrought iron gates through which you gain entry into the Harris. She also produced weathervane inspired pendants in the form of the beautiful cockerel from St Walburg’s Spire.

 

Stirling Silver Brooch

Artist: Hammered Ruby

Price: £30

Ruth has regularly visited the Harris throughout her life to view exhibitions and collections. For this jewelry collection she took inspiration from some of the Harris’ collections in particular the elk, the Cuerdale hoard, Egyptian scarab beetles and the wrought iron gates through which you gain entry into the Harris. She also produced weathervane inspired pendants in the form of the beautiful cockerel from St Walburg’s Spire.

Stirling Silver Moth Necklace

Artist: Hammered Ruby

Price: £48

Ruth has regularly visited the Harris throughout her life to view exhibitions and collections. For this jewelry collection she took inspiration from some of the Harris’ collections in particular the Cuerdale hoard, the elk, Egyptian scarab beetles and the wrought iron gates through which you gain entry into the Harris. She also produced weathervane inspired pendants in the form of the beautiful cockerel from St Walburg’s Spire.

Cottonwick Candle Co. Candles

Price: £25 Each

Luxury handmade artisan candles by Cottonwick Candle Co.

Scents Available:

Amalfi Coast

Roasted Coffee Beans

Orange Clove & Cedarwood

Ylang Ylang & Ivy

Cinnamon & Star Anise

www.cottonwickcandle.co.uk

Bus Station Mugs

Price: £8.50

Mugs depicting the iconic Preston Bus Station available in two designs:

  • Photograph of Preston Bus Station with writing ‘Preston BusStation’
  • Modern print design of car park architectural detail

Once Every Preston Guild Wooden Sign

Artist: Happy Frank Signs

Price: £30

Dimensions: 18x18cm

Leigh has created a custom range of painted tactile tools and signs adorned with typography based on Lancashire dialect. For these pieces she was inspired by the Discover Preston gallery and The Harris as a building and a cultural centre. The use of tools such as saws connects to the heritage of The Harris’ collections and Preston’s industrial and merchant history.

She is inspired by vintage advertising and combines visuals and graphics influenced by traditional sign painters and graphic designers. Her work contains themes from popular culture in order to create a style of quirky and high-quality artworks.

Beeches Chocolate

Price: £1.99

Beeches Chocolates have been made in Preston since 1920

Flavours available: Anglesey Sea Salt Milk Chocolate, Mint Dark Chocolate, Dark Chocolate, Milk Chocolate

 

‘View From Preston Flag Market’ Ceramic Pot

Artist: Joseph Travis

Price: £250

Dimensions: 12cm diameter x 26cm height

Joseph Travis grew up in Coastal Lancashire and often visited The Harris as an undergraduate student at UCLan. He was fascinated by our ceramics collection and always dreamed of seeing his work on display at the Harris.

Joseph has captured the essence of Preston architecture using hand carved friezes that wrap around the large vase. This mirrors the Harris’ own six imposing columns. Each of these vases are unique with a selection of the buildings of Preston including the Harris, Miller Arcade and St. Walburge’s church.

Joseph has also made a video of the full process of making these Preston inspired vases. You can find this video on his Facebook page. The image below shows an alternative view of the vase.

 

www.redfoxpottery.com

Preston Postcards

Artist: Dave Robinson

Price: £1.50 Each

Strikingly designed postcards by local artist Dave Robinson showing recognisable scenes from Preston, such as Ashton and Haslam Parks, and St Walburge’s Church

I Love Lancashire Mug

Price: £7.50

A perfect souvenir – medium sized white mug showing the Red Rose of Lancashire in a red heart.