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Gift Cards

Gift Certificate Cards

Give a gift of choice. Use them on supplies, classes, workshops, framing and more... Never Expires. 

Faber-Castell Polychromos Colored Pencil Sets

Faber-Castell Polychromos Colored Pencil Sets

The Absolute Finest Quality Permanent Artist Color Pencils

Yupo Watercolour Paper & Pads

Yupo Watercolour Paper & Pads

Fantastic and interresting alternative to traditional watercolour paper.

Ampersand Claybord

Ampersand Claybord

Amazing multi-use surface: Wax, Acrylics, Airbrush Casein, Tempera, Inks, Oils, Printmaking, Graphic Media & Calligraphy, Graphite & Colored Pencils

Original Copic Marker Sets

Original Copic Marker Sets

Ideal for calligraphy, airbrushing and graphic arts. Sets of 12, 24, 36 and 72

Stabilo, CarbOthello Chalk-pastel Colouring Pencils

Stabilo, CarbOthello Chalk-pastel colouring pencils

Wonderfully dry stroke, just like charcoal. Brilliant results on dark backgrounds.
Van Gogh Oil Pastels by Talens

Van Gogh Oil Pastels

Economical oil colours are great for artists looking for quality & value.

Bombay India Ink

Dr. Ph. Martin’s Bombay India Inks

Lightfast, Archival, Waterproof, Brilliant, Transparent & Opaques, Non-toxic, for Pen or Brush.

Jacquard Piñata Alcohol Ink

Jacquard Piñata Alcohol Ink

Saturated. Acid-Free. Transparent. Use on many surfaces.

Derwent Inktense Pencils

Derwent Inktense Pencils

Pencil to ink in just one wash.

Derwent XL Drawing Charcoal Blocks

Derwent XL Drawing Charcoal Blocks

Smooooth, Big, Bold, Rich, Water-Soluable, 6 shades

Faber-Castell Pitt Pastel Pencils

Faber-Castell Pitt Pastel Pencils

Oil-free leads. Perfect complement to pastel crayons for details, but also on their own. Compact lead containing the highest quality pigments. Ideal for drawing lines and shading as well as blending.

Nitram Fine Art Charcoal

Nitram Fine Art Charcoal

Considered the finest charcoal for drawing by professional artists.

Primo® Euro Blend Charcoal Pencils

Primo® Euro Blend Charcoal Pencils

Black as charcoal and yet soft and smooth as a graphite pencil.

Canson Mi-Teintes Pads

Canson Mi-Teintes Pads

The world’s most famous pastel paper is renowned for it's unsurpassed quality and texture.

Derwent Watercolour Pencils

Derwent Watercolour Pencils & Sets

The beauty of watercolour. The precision of pencil. Soft. 72 Bright Colours.

Faber-Castell Polychromos Pastel Crayons

Faber-Castell Polychromos Pastel Crayons

Bright pigment. Harder pastels perfect for drawing. 

Mellotex Brilliant White Paper

Mellotex Brilliant Smooth White Paper

SMOOOOTH

Virtually no detectable surface texture!

Prismacolor Nupastel Color Sticks

Prismacolor Nupastel Color Sticks

Many colours. Delicate shading and subtle blends.

Faber-Castell Pitt Artist Pen Sets

Faber-Castell Pitt Artist Pens & Sets

Odourless, permanent, waterproof, lightfast ink.

Pro Art Chalk Pastels

Pro Art Chalk Pastels

Smooth velvety texture.

STAEDTLER Mars Lumograph 12 Pencil Set

STAEDTLER Mars Lumograph Pencils and Sets

The formula is secret - the pencil is world-famous!

Arches Watercolour Paper Sheets

Arches Watercolour Paper

The most widely recognized name in imported watercolor paper.

Canson XL Sketchbook Pads

Canson XL Sketchbook Pads

MultiMedia pads great for sketching and colour studies.

SourceTek Linen Panels - Premium

SourceTek Linen Panels

We are proud to be the new Canadian distributor for SourceTek linen panels - by far the best panels for painting!

Strathmore 500 Series Bristol Drawing Paper

Strathmore 500 Series Bristol Drawing Paper

Great paper for: Graphite pencil, coloured pencil, charcoal, sketching stick, pen & ink, marker, soft pastel, mixed media, oil pastel, light wash and collage.

Conte Individual Sticks and Sets

Conté Crayons - Set of 4 Assorted

Beautiful drawing material. requently used on rough paper that holds pigment grains well. They can also be used on prepared primed canvases for underdrawing for a painting.

Artist Sketch Book - Robert Bateman

Artist Sketch Book - Robert Bateman

Suitable for pencil, charcoal, ink, acrylics, pastels and oil pastels, water colour pencils, watercolour, tempera and paste ups.

Krylon Gallery Series Fine Art Fixatif

Krylon Gallery Series Fine Art Fixatif

Invisible protection to dry media without dissolving whites and lights. Protects against dusting, smudging and fading.

Krylon Gallery Series UV Archival Varnish

Krylon Gallery Series UV Archival Varnish

Non-yellowing formula protects against fading, dirt, moisture, and discoloration in artworks created using acrylic, oil, and watercolor paints, oil pastels and coloured pencils.

Woodless Pencils

Woodless Pencils

Solid sticks of graphite allow for interresting mark making.

Pearlescent Liquid Acrylic Colors

Daler Rowney FW Pearlescent Liquid Acrylic Colours

Shimmering pearl effect. 21 colours. Water resistant. Intermixable.

Strathmore Toned Sketch Pad - 400 Series

Strathmore Toned Sketch Pad - 400 Series

For light and dark media. Warm Tan and Cool Gray. Excellent for graphite, chalk, charcoal, sketching stick, markers, china markers, colored pencils, pens and more.

Strathmore Toned Sketchbook - 400 Series

Strathmore Toned Sketchbook - 400 Series

For light and dark media. Warm Tan and Cool Gray. Excellent for graphite, chalk, charcoal, sketching stick, markers, china markers, colored pencils, pens and more.

Prismacolor Art Pencils • Individual

Prismacolor Art Pencils • Individual

Many colours. Soft lead with permanent pigment. Smooooth.

Arches Watercolor Block

Arches Watercolor Block

The most widely recognized name in imported watercolor paper.

Canson Mi-Teintes Touch sanded texture board

Canson Mi-Teintes Touch sanded texture board

Unique surface texture allows for many creative possibilities and layering of pigments. Pastels, charcoal, crayons, & acrylic perform beautifully.

Premier Prismacolor Pencil Sets - Soft Core

Premier Prismacolor Pencil Sets - Soft Core

High quality pigments. Rich color saturation.

Prismacolor Scholar Art Pencil Set

Prismacolor Scholar Art Pencil Set

Strong thick lead. Creamy. Blend colours easily. Great for students.

SpectraFix - Natural Spray Fixative

SpectraFix - Natural Spray Fixative

NATURAL Fixative Perfect For Holding: Pastel, Charcoal, Conte Crayon, Pencil, Casein, Watercolour, Tempera, Gouache and Under Oil Paints. Safe indoors!

Aquabee Quick Rough Sketchbook

Aquabee Quick Rough Sketchbook

Excellent paper for pen and ink, pencil, crayon, charcoal, conte and more. Great erasing qualities.

Canson Ingres Drawing Papers

Canson Ingres Drawing Papers

Lighter weight than Mi-Teintes, with a "laid" finish for pastel, pencil, or charcoal. Great for bookbinding.

Canson Mi-Teintes Drawing Papers

Canson Mi-Teintes Drawing Papers

Classic French paper has a vellum-like texture on one side and a flat surface on the reverse. Lightfast

Ripple Watercolour Paper

Ripple Watercolour Paper

Student grade. Great for schools. 22x30

Speciality Rice Papers

Speciality Rice Papers

For drawing, calligraphy, block-printing, sumi and watercolors.

Daler-Rowney FW Acrylic Water-Resistant Ink

Daler-Rowney F&W Acrylic Water-Resistant Ink

Water resistant, permanent, light-fast, intermixable with acrylics, 38 colours.

Derwent Pastel Individual Pencils and Sets

Derwent Pastel Individual Pencils and Sets

SOFT. VELVETY. Individual or in Sets of 12, 24 or 72.

Clean way of working.

Professional quality pencils with thick leads in round wood casings and are available in a range of 90 colours.

Manilla & Cartridge Pads

Manilla & Cartridge Pads

Manilla paper pad is creamy yellow, light weight paper for all dry media. The creamy colour makes this paper great for conte and or pastel as well as graphite.

Cartridge paper pad is white drawing paper with a slight tooth. It is an affordable choice for students, schools and artists. Great for charcoal, graphite stick sketches, markers, and more.

Bamboo Watercolor Brush

Bamboo Watercolor Brush

Oriental art, ink, watercolour.

Koi Water Brush

Koi Water Brush

Contains water! Fine lines or bold strokes.

Sumi Ink/Brush 12-piece Set

Sumi Ink/Brush 12-piece Set

Quilted fan shaped gift box. Traditional set of drawing and painting materials perfect for Oriental writing, painting and drawing.

Sumi Ink/Brush 6-piece Set

Sumi Ink/Brush 6-piece Set

Perfect for Oriental writing, painting and drawing. Very nice gift for an artist.

Sumi Ink/Brush 8-piece Set

Sumi Ink/Brush 8-piece Set

Traditional set of drawing and painting materials. Makes a great gift for an artist.

Masters Artist Paint Soap

Masters Artist Paint Soap

Cleans paint from anything.

Elephant Ear Sponge

Elephant Ear Sponge

Use with acrylics, oil, watercolors and fabric paints.

Natural Sponge Set - Silk Wool Grass with Free Grass

Natural Sponge Set - Silk Wool Grass with Free Grass

Excellent for painting, decorating, soaking and much more...

Strathmore Blank Fine Art Greeting Cards

Strathmore Blank Fine Art Greeting Cards

10, 50 and 100 packs. 

Make your own cards! 

Conte Individual Sticks and Sets

Conté Individual Sticks and Sets

Beautiful drawing material. They are frequently used on rough paper that holds pigment grains well. They can also be used on prepared primed canvases for underdrawing for a painting.

Copic Opaque White

Copic Opaque White

Can be used on permanent ink surfaces as well as with watercolors, colored pencils and paints.

Alphacolor Pastels

Alphacolor Pastels

Strong, smooth and brilliant.

Artist Sketch Boards

Artist Sketch Boards

Made of extra rigid tempered Masonite with cutout handle, smooth edges, and firm spring clips.

Bee Paper - Super Deluxe Sketch Book

Bee Paper - Super Deluxe Sketch Book

Classic white natural sheet.

Bienfang Newsprint Pad - Medium & Smooth

Bienfang Newsprint Pad - Medium & Smooth

50% Off

Smooth or medium surface perfect for for dry mediums.

Bistro Chalk Markers

Bistro Chalk Markers

Works on blackboards, glass, backlit boards, presentation boards and metal boards.

Canson C’a Grain Drawing Paper

Medium texture, ideal for both broad and fine-point media. Good all-purpose paper.

Canson Opalux - Craft and Drawing Paper

For craft, drawing and cards.

Canson Parchment

Application - Pen & Ink. Archival quality for calligraphy.

Canson Student Bristol Drawing Paper

Economical, bright white bristol paper used for drawing.

Canson Student Charcoal Paper

Economical paper used for drawing in charcoal. Good drag and erasability.

Canson Student Drawing

Economical drawing paper.

Canson Vidalon Vellum

Transparent. Resistant to scraping and repeated erasing.

Cartridge Pad

Cartridge Pad

White with slight tooth.

Chartpak AD Marker Blender

Chartpak AD Marker Blender

Produces shadings of colour.

Clearprint Matte Mylar

For inkjet printing or drawing with graphite. Also good for painting.

Copic Airbrush System

Copic Airbrush System

An all around set that can be used with compressed air or a compressor.

Copic Multiliner Pen Sets

Copic Multiliner Pen Sets

Neatly packaged together.

Copic Multiliner Pens

Copic Multiliner Pens

Permanent, waterproof, pigment pens that will not bleed.

Copic Multiliner SP Pen

Copic Multiliner SP Pen

Perfect for all your drawing needs.

Copic Wide Marker Sets

Copic Wide Marker Sets

Three times the width of any other COPIC Marker.

Graphite Transfer Paper

Graphite Transfer Paper

Similar to carbon paper, graphite paper transfers images onto almost any surface but can be easily erased.

Higgins Eternal Black Ink

Higgins Eternal Black Ink

For all fountain and calligraphy pens.

Kneaded Rubber Erasers

Kneaded Rubber Erasers

Excellent for removing! Kneads into any shape.

Mayfair Paper

Mayfair Paper

Commonly used by students and artists for graphite, charcoal, ink, conte, tempera and light washes. Inexpensive.

 

Newsprint Pad - Smooth

Newsprint Pad - Smooth

Smooth surface for smooth sailing.

Original Copic Marker

Original Copic Marker

Double-ended refillable markers. The Original. The awesomest.

Pentel Hi-Polymer Leads

Pentel Hi-Polymer Leads

Dark, crisp lines with less breakage.

Pentel Wet Erase Chalk Marker

Pentel Wet Erase Chalk Marker

Writes on any non-porous material.

Pigma Micron Pens

Pigma Micron Pens

Waterproof, fade proof, chemical resistant, acid free.

Powdered Charcoal or Graphite 6oz Jar

Powdered Charcoal or Graphite 6oz Jar

Makes smooth textures.

Pro Art Blending Stumps

Pro Art Blending Stumps

Soft, grey, paper felt.

Pro Art India Black Ink

Pro Art India Black Ink

Deep opaque, waterproof, super black ink.

Pro Art Tortillons

Pro Art Tortillons

Tightly wound.

Sensu Brush & Stylus

Sensu Brush & Stylus

Ultimate tool for digital artists painting on tablet, iPad or smartphone.

Sharpie Paint Marker

Sharpie Paint Marker

Quick drying oil-based paint.

STAEDTLER Mars Lumograph 12 Pencil Set + Eraser

STAEDTLER Mars Lumograph 12 Pencil Set + Eraser

The formula is secret - the pencil is world-famous! 12 pencils 8B-2H + Eraser

Staedtler Marsgraphic 3000 Duo Watercolor Brush Pen

Staedtler Marsgraphic 3000 Duo Watercolor Brush & Pen

Great marker. Two tips. Thin lines and brush marks AND because it's water soluable you can get beautiful washes. Watch the demo by Doug Swinton.

Strathmore Newsprint Pad - Rough & Smooth

Strathmore Newsprint Pad - Rough & Smooth

Rough texture for rough sketching. Smooth texture for being groovy.

Yasutomo Man-Made Suzuri Stone

Yasutomo Man-Made Suzuri Stone

Flat grinding stone used to make Sumi ink.

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