Alvin has been the professional's choice for drafting tools and drawing supplies for over half a century. Since 1950, we have brought quality and value to our customers. Our tools help bridge the gap between ideas and innovations We are known for our wide selection of high quality tools at a fair price.
Along with our family of brands Alvin & Co. is also a full line distributor of art materials. We represent & wholesale almost 200 national brands of art supplies and tools.
Alvin, our brands, and the distributed lines are a direct wholesale entity. Our collection is available through our extensive range of authorized retailers throughout the United States, Canada, and overseas.
You can order online 24/7 for delivery or pick up, or visit our store in Downtown Guelph to make your selections in person. Tuesday-Saturday 10-4. Have a special request or a big project? Contact us ahead of time to help us serve you better.
We do not offer refunds, but you have 30 days to return unused items in original packaging with receipt for store credit or exchange. Some exceptions apply. No returns on: aerosols, pigments, cut canvas, loose paper, pens + markers, custom orders, clearance items.
We pride ourselves on providing the best service possible. Our amazing staff of artists will do everything they can to help you get what you need. Don't see what you're after? Ask us!
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