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Our Ripon warehouse is open for
visitors today 24th August, 10-4.
If you're in the area, why not call in - all welcome!
over thirty years, Starbeck have been supplying art depts
with a vast range of affordable artefacts & resources
to inspire you & your students. We can safely say there
is no other company in the UK quite like us! We have a huge
stock of exotic dried natural forms from the jungle, woodlands,
fields & the sea; masks, carvings, religious items,
musical instruments, ethnic containers & utensils, wonderful
textiles & clothes, tribal jewellery; books, posters,
postcards etc. imported from around the world for you to
use in the classroom & at prices that won't break the
are welcome to order our legendary approval boxes - choose
from the list here.
We deliver to your school boxes of affordable artefacts for
you to look at & to choose from. The service is free –
there is no charge for delivery or collection. We invoice
you only for any items that you choose to keep. You are under
no obligation to buy & there is no minimum order. You
can take as many or as few items as you wish from each box.
This is a very popular & easy way to purchase our products.
For art teachers, this really is a great way to purchase artefacts
especially the natural forms. Just
look at some of your colleagues' comments here.
Forms Gift Boxes
Natural Value Box
Sea Value Box
20th Century Objects
can visit you at school in the Starbeck
We cover the whole of mainland UK, so
no matter where you are, we can visit you - sooner or later! We
carry a huge amount of stock on the van - perfectly suited
for art depts., so whatever your requirements, you will
not be disappointed when we call. We
can invoice school for any purchases and can take card,
cheque, cash payments for any personal purchases.
the boxes, you'll be hard pressed to find a supplier with
such a broad range of natural forms. On the van you will
be able to see a wide range of exotic seed pods, seashells,
insects, crabs, fossils etc. This is a great way to see
our products! Don't just take our word for it - read your
colleagues' comments here.
can order individual items via mail-order, including value
& explorer boxes,
Make your choice from the web site & then phone or fax
us on 01765 607815. We're here to help &
glad to hear from you weekdays 8.30 to 5.00.Your school can
be invoiced - with or without an order number. We also accept
credit cards over the phone.
& his van are a real find, an absolute treasure. There
is so much fantastic art stuff, you don't know where to
look. We will definitely be calling you again. Once again
amazing objects, all the pupils are going to really enjoy
working from them, They won't have even seen half the stuff,
they'll be absolutely in awe of everything."
Kerry Withers, Madeley Academy, Telford
Skulls & Skeletons
a wonderful experience. As Head of Art I am always looking
out for interesting pieces to show groups & for pupils
to work from. The fact that Starbeck can bring a van full
of amazing artefacts for me to browse is brilliant. I will
be annually updating my resources & will be in touch in
the future. Thank you, what a fantastic collection."
Mrs Helen Davies, Newbridge School, South Wales
are most welcome to visit our warehouse
(see below) on the outskirts of the picturesque North Yorkshire
Cathedral city of Ripon. We
are very easy to find, situated just off the by-pass.
Please phone first to make an appointment. We publish in
the diary dates when we are open on a weekend. |
Art / Natural Products
of our huge stock of natural forms in our Ripon warehouse.
Call in and be amazed!
A tiny part of our
ever-changing stock. No visit would be the same!
you are holding an art training course - please get in touch
if you would like us to attend - we guarantee to make a colourful
addition to your event!
school can benefit from holding a Starbeck
Sale. We can send you sale or return boxes of
artefacts for you to sell. You will earn 30% commission -
in goods - for all purchases made on the day. We arrange -
free of charge - for the delivery & collection of the
stock to & from school. Everything
is clearly priced & the paperwork simple to follow.
All you need to do is the publicity & man the stall. So
the more people you invite - colleagues from neighbouring
schools, pyramid or cluster group friends, college students,
trainee teachers, parents etc., the greater the chance to
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Service. One telephone call, the boxes arrived as promised,
& were excellent quality. Well packaged. Ordering system
easy to use. Lovely variety of artefacts."
Alison Buckley, Northants Co Council, Learning Achievement
& School Improvement
Books - Art Starbox
of the Dead Starbox
resources for drawing & inspiring students."
L Nelson, Manchester Communication Academy
selection of artefacts & great value for money! Exciting
new contexts for our children to explore & interesting
techniques to include in our Art & Design Curriculum.
Thank you for all your help & advice!"
Susan Locke, Great Bradfords Junior School, Braintree
- very much a surprise at how much can be fitted in a van!
Friendly & helpful service. The staff got very excited
at the artefacts! Will use again & recommend gladly."
Kath Keeper, Scargill Infants School, Rainham
inspiring & well resourced."
Linda Mann, Mill Dam Junior & Infant School, Pontefract