Anindilyakwa Arts Centre

Toolset Contractor


Anindilyakwa Arts Centre is located in the Gulf of Carpentaria in Australia’s far North and sells its artworks online using WooCommerce and Toolset.

The website uses Toolset to:

  • present a customised WooCommerce shop layout, with a mobile-responsive masonry layout and real-time filtering by Category and Artist
  • manage a database of Artworks and Artworks with extensive use of custom fields
  • display individual listings of artworks for each artist and an artist information panel for each artwork

The website communicates with the Art Centres gallery management database via an API to synchronize artwork and artist information.

How to build an e-commerce site using Toolset and WooCommerce

To build an e-commerce site similar to this one with Toolset and WooCommerce you will need to:

  1. Add custom fields and taxonomies to your WooCommerce products with Types
  2. Create your own templates for WooCommerce products
  3. Create a customized shopping page and a side by side product comparison
  4. Build a product search so customers can find your products
Optional steps
  1. Add a product categories slider
  2. Create front end forms so users can add and edit products using Forms
  3. Display information on store orders and which customers bought a product

You can find more details on each step within our guide to creating an e-commerce WordPress site.