Painting at Creativeworld, the international trade fair for hobby, craft and art supplies
30.1. – 2.2.2021 Frankfurt am Main Tickets & Registration

About Creativeworld

Creativeworld unites the most important DIY industry manufacturers from all over the world. Read the facts and figures on Creativeworld here and find out about the world's largest trade fair for hobby, crafts and artists’ requisites.

Creativeworld 2020 figures

In 2020, a total of 369 companies presented their new products, techniques and materials in Halls 4.1 and 4.2 of Frankfurt Fair and Exhibition Centre while 9,201 visitors filled the fully booked-up exhibition halls with life.

numbers of visitors and exhibitor at Creativeworld 2020

Creativeworld's product groups

The product diversity at Creativeworld is huge, ranging from every conceivable material and tool for painting, handicrafts, gluing, sewing, modelling, kneading clay, adorning, decorating to high-quality papers and paints, easels, brushes and graphic accessories

Hobby and handicrafts

Hobby and handicrafts at Creativeworld

The product segment encompasses handicrafts materials and sets, paints, gemstones, felt, hobby and handicrafts books, porcelain painting, scissors, face paints, wax crayons, silk paints and other DIY articles.

The hobby and handicrafts product segment will be represented by prominent companies such as Creative Company, Sizzix – Ellison Europe, Buntpapierfabrik Ludwig Bähr, Eberhard Faber, Max Bringmann/Folia, Rayher Hobby, Rico Design and Staedtler.

Graphic artists' and artists' requisites

Graphic artists' and artists' requisites at Creativeworld

Registrations from the graphic artists’ and artists’ requisites segment have been received, for example, from Royal Talens, Tombow, Clairefontaine, Lascaux, Art Select, Marabu, Lyra, Kreul and H. Schmincke. Among the products on show will be high-grade paints and paper, palette knives, brushes, easels, watercolour sticks, chalks, charcoal, graphic artists’ accessories and creative tools.

Graffiti and Street Art

Spray cans for Graffiti and Street Art at Creativeworld

On the subject of street art manufacturers such as the Feuerstein GmbH with its own brand Molotow and Montana Colors show a wide range of products. These include: airbrush, primer and fixative, spray cans, acrylic markers, paint crayons and Aqua Brush Pens.

Handiwork, textile design

Handiwork, textile design

Trade visitors will find sewing machines, wool, yarns, fabrics for sewing, crocheting and embroidering in the handiwork and textile design product segment. There, exhibitors such as Hotex - Hollmann and Stafil will be showing their latest products and innovations.

Decorative handicrafts

Decorative handicrafts

In the segment, registrations have already been received from Efco Creative and Glorex. The spectrum of products in this segment ranges from ribbons, edging and decorative articles, via florists’ materials and gift-wrapping materials, to mosaics, floral foam and materials for wiring and taping, as well as polystyrene articles.

Creativeworld target groups

Creativeworld: Creativeworld: Conversation of trade visitors and exhibitors

Every year Creativeworld attracts more than 8,650 trade visitors from all over the world to Frankfurt am Main.

The top purchasing decision-makers come from:

  • Retail trade
  • Chain store retail
  • Speciality markets
  • Department stores
  • Self-service / discount markets
  • Wholesale and foreign trade
  • Mail order business and e-commerce

They come from the sectors:

  • Home improvement, building and gardening trade
  • Toy trade
  • Food, health and beauty
  • Floristry, deco and gift shops
  • Industry and

Creativeworld also welcomes:

  • volume buyers from the service, health and education sectors
  • Multipliers such as

For exhibitors

Book your stand now at Creativeworld 2021.

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For visitors

From July 2020 you can buy your online ticket for the next Creativeworld here.

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