Delivery Times
All orders are shipped within 24 to 48 hours of receipt, weekends and holidays excluded. Rush orders ship by Priority U.S. Mail. Place your Rush order before 12:00 noon Pacific Time for fastest delivery. For other shipping options please call our customer service.

All foreign shipments are sent via an international freight broker and can take 4-8 weeks for delivery. Delivery times are dependent on your local postal service, and will vary greatly from country to country. Your order may be subject to International taxes or duty fees.

If you have any specific shipment needs, please contact Customer Service at 530-273-2166 or 800-242-6642, Monday-Friday, 9:00-4:00 Pacific Time (except holidays).

Below are our standard shipping rates, based on the physical shipping address:

Order Amount Standard Rush 2-4 Days Outside U.S.
$0-$19.99 $3.95 $12.95 $11.95
$20-$39.99 $5.95 $21.95 $14.95
$40-$59.99 $7.95 $26.95 $21.95
$60-$99.99 $9.95 $32.95 $28.95
$100-$199.99 $12.95 $39.95 $32.95
$200-$299.99 $14.95 $44.95 $39.95
$300+ FREE! $49.95 $49.95

The shipping will be calculated at check out.


Ordering Online is easy, safe, and fast! Simply add the items you want to your shopping cart and follow the instructions displayed to checkout and submit your order. We accept MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover. All in stock product will ship within 24 hours (weekends & holidays excluded). You will receive an order confirmation, and upon shipment, a shipment confirmation. For tracking information within the United States, please call 530-273-2166 or 800-242-6642, Monday-Friday, 9:00-4:00. Sorry, we don’t have tracking information for items shipped outside the US.

Ordering by Phone
We are available to take your order by phone at  530-273-2166 or 800-242-6642, Monday-Friday, 9:00-4:00 Pacific Time (except holidays). International customers please call 530-273-2166.

Ordering by Mail
Send your order along with check, money order, cash or MasterCard, Visa, Discover, or American Express number to:

    Bud’s Art Books
    PO Box 1689
    Grass Valley, CA 95945

We are not responsible for cash lost or stolen in the mail.

Ordering by Email
You may send us your order via email, and call us with your MasterCard, Visa, American Express, or Discover Card number. DO NOT send email with your credit card number displayed, as emails can be intercepted over the Internet. If you order using our website, it is industry standard secure. See our Credit Card security on our Privacy Policy section.


If you are in any way unhappy with your item, you can return it for full credit or refund. Please contact customer service from 9:00AM to 4:00PM pacific time, Monday-Friday, within 7 days of purchase to arrange a return credit or refund. We cannot accept responsibility for returns lost or damaged in the mail.


You can check your shipping & delivery status by logging into your account or here.


By email:

By Phone:
Order: Monday-Friday, 9:00am-4:00pm Pacific Time (except holidays).
530-273-2166 or 800-242-6642
International callers: 530-273-2166

Questions about products, previous orders or shipping status?
Please contact us Monday through Friday 9:00-4:00 Pacific time at either of the numbers above.

By Mail:
Bud’s Art Books
PO Box 1689
Grass Valley, CA 95945 USA

In person?
Although we do not maintain a brick-and-mortar retail store, our warehouse and administrative headquarters are located at 13393 Grass Valley Avenue, Suite 7, Grass Valley, CA 95945.

You can always call us during our regular hours and we’ll do our best to help with these or any other questions you have.