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We Carry the Sensu Portable Artist Brush & Stylus

The Sensu Portable Artist Brush & Stylus was developed to feel like an authentic brush when used with your favorite drawing and painting apps. It works on many different devices including but not limited to the iPad, iPhone, Kindle Fire, Google Nexus S, Windows 8 touch screen devices, as well as the Samsung Tablet and the Dell Latitude 10.

Use with drawing and painting apps, such as ArtRage, Sketchbook Pro, Paper by Studio 53, Procreate, Auryn Ink, SketchTime, and Fresh Paint.

Watch the video below to see the Sensu Portable Artist Brush & Stylus at work!

Staining Wood with Dye-Na-Flow

Jacquard's Dye-Na-Flow is an extremely versatile product originally designed for use with natural and synthetic fabrics. Watch the video below to see how it can be used to stain wood as well.


Find Dye-Na-Flow for purchase here.
See how to create sun prints with Dye-Na-Flow here.

New Class at the Southern Atelier

Join Mary Minifie February 22-24th from 9:30-4pm as she explores The Classic Still Life.
The Southern Atelier explains:
The aim of this workshop is to explore several aspects necessary to produce a good painting. The workshop will run for three days with 2 three hour sessions each day. At least one still life will be floral and one non-floral so students can choose what best suits their interests. The aim is to have a fairly finished painting in the size range of 11"x14" or 16"x20" by the end of the workshop.

COMPOSITION: The still lifes will already be set up in the interest of time, but we will discuss the ideas of color families, value contrasts, variety of size, color and value in the choice of objects. We will also discuss the abstraction of the value shapes and how they are arranged in the rectangle of the canvas.
COLOR NOTES: A lot of emphasis will be placed on observing the color notes in relation to each other. So much of the beauty of the painting is in the …

Winsor & Newton Liquin Oil Painting Mediums

There are so many different oil painting mediums out there that it can be hard to keep them all straight. Watch the video below to find out more about Winsor & Newton Liquin Mediums.


Find Winsor & Newton Liquin Mediums for purchase here.
To find the best Winsor & Newton Oil Medium for your project see the chart below!

Rolls and Rolls of Paper!

Ever wanted to create a large scale work but were put off by the price or the weight of an extra large canvas? Why not try a large roll of artist paper? We just got a display of drawing paper rolls featuring Strathmore papers that range from 36in x 10yds to 42in x 10yds!

Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Paper - Medium Texture 36in x 10yds
Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Paper - Medium Texture 42in x 10yds
Strathmore 400 Series Drawing Paper - Smooth Texture 42in x 10yds
Strathmore 400 Series Recycled Drawing Paper - 42in x 10yds
Strathmore 400 Series Mixed Media Paper - Vellum Texture 42in x 8yds
Strathmore 500 Series Mixed Media Paper - Vellum Texture 42in x 8yds