Meet Roy Leeman owner of Tasmania’s Art Supply store Artery
Artery stock all issues of Paper Runway in their store.
Store Name: Artery
Owner/s: Roy Leeman
What is the essence and vision of your shop that you strive to bring to your customers? Excellent Customer Service & Range & Fun! To bring as much art and creativity to as many people as possible.
Who shops at your store? What brings customers to your store? People aged 8 to 80. They flock in because we have a great range & atmosphere.
What is the best thing about owning your own business? I’m my own boss! And I get to sell products that I love.
How much of your style flows into how you live, how you dress, what you read? All of It!
We know what we love about your store but what do you love about Paper Runway? The variety, always something new to discover. The beautiful things people make from something that is so accessible and every day.
What enlivens your creativity day in day out? Hearing and seeing what our staff and customers do with our products!
What makes you happy? Life
What is your favourite paper product? Weekend Australian (the boss’s answer) as for the rest of us just paper in general, from lolly wrappers to handmade boutique papers.
You can visit Artery at
137 Collins Street, Hobart TAS 7000
Telephone: 03 6234 3788
Opening Hours: M-F 9.30am to 5.30pm Sat 10.00am to 2.00pm