We stock a great range of quality art supplies for artists and students. We recommending popping in and visiting us to discover all the products on offer, which is ever changing as we constantly keep up with new products. We have a brief overview of the products we keep below, but please do phone or email us if you have any questions about our stock.
Water based and quick drying, acrylic paint is ideal for those who dislike solvents used in oil paint and has been used by beginners and professionals for many years. A range of mediums are available to add texture and to create special effects. We stock System 3 by Daler Rowney an economical paint ideal for beginners and Golden Artist Acrylic, available in a stunning range of highly pigmented colours.
Sketchbooks and Paper
Cartridge paper, watercolour paper, hardback sketchbooks, you name it we have it. We stock a wide selection of paper from well known paper mills from around the world. Single large sheets are also available, we stock a good selection of watercolour paper, printmaking paper and sketching paper.
Brushes and Palette knives.
Proarte brushes, Made in Britain have a wide range suitable for oil, acrylic and watercolour.
Graphic markers and Fineliners
Copic Ciao markers are a favourite with their flexible tip. Finding the ideal fineliner can be a challenge, we have sourced and tried and tested to find the best.
Must have essential items such as professional rulers, set squares, compasses and much more.....
Mountboard, card, foamboard
Daler-Rowney mountboards are stocked in store as well as a good range of foamboard from A4-A0. Canford card and paper is available in A1 and A4 in a variety of colours.
Watercolour and Gouache
Watercolour is available in Winsor and Newton half pans and tubes and is a great option when sketching outside or travelling. Designers Gouache by Daler Rowney is an ultra matte highly pigmented paint, great for designers and illustrators.
Pencils and Charcoal
The building blocks of all drawing, we have graphite pencils and sticks. Charcoal is ideal for loose sketches and life drawing and is available in boxes. We stock willow charcoal, nitram charcoal, XL tinted blocks, compressed, and charcoal in pencils.
We stock balsa wood, perspex sheets, rolls of grass and mesh for model making. As well as air drying clay, cutting mats, cutting knives and other essential items.
Folders and Portfolios
We have everything from simple folios to smart portfolios to help you present and protect your work.
Used for hundreds of years and a favourite still among artists. The slow drying nature of oil paint allows the artist to gradually work on their painting. Sennelier Rive Gauche oils are ideal for beginners and can also be used for underpainting. Winsor and Newton Artists Oils have a beautiful selection of colours using high quality pigments, favoured by artist Lucian Freud. Sennelier Oil bars are ideal for adding texture and pigment and can be used with oil paint.
Colour Pencils and Pastel
A wide selection of colour pencils are availble loose or in sets. We stock Polychromos by Faber Castell and Supracolor by Caran D'Ache. A gorgeous range of extra soft pastels by Sennelier are also available loose and in sets.
We stock well known brands such as Moleskine, as well as some lesser known ones, such as Handbook Journal Co.
Canvas and Boards
A selection of ready stretched canvas primed and ready to go are available in cotton and linen. Canvas boards are a good low cost option and can take a little more knocking, Beginners can try our range of canvas paper pads.
Indian ink is a timeless classic and can be used with a brush or dip pen. Acrylic inks are quick drying and are more opaque. For those who enjoy using the more traditional inks then we have Winsor and Newton bottles that are a tried and tested favourite.
The very popular Montana Gold is a staple amongst artists and students. This acrylic based spray paint is available in a fantastic range of colours and can be applied to almost any surface.