The store will be closed on Wednesday, July 1 for Canada Day.
Some weekend workshops are taking place in July and August. Look under the “Instruction” tab for more information. Classes will be held using both studios so that we can social distance while having fun creating art.
Join the artists from Michael J Downs Open Studio in support of the Calgary Humane Society on Saturday, Sept 21 from 1:00 – 6:00 pm. Located at Kensington Art Supply, 120, 6999 – 11 Str SE in Calgary. Artists and furries in attendance.
With the ability to paint on over 50 different surfaces likes canvas, metal, cloth, plastic, glass, porcelain, skateboards and more, POSCA markers are all the rage. We carry the full line in a variety of colours and 7 different-sized tips!
Watersoluble graphite packed in a tin. Paintable and ready to use with a wet brush. Artists are able to create a wide range of graphite grays from deep gray to more transparent shades. The graphite binds to paper and is erasable.
Based on the colours of deserts around the world, these handpicked watercolours contain both organic and inorganic pigments and are the first colours to be introduced to the Professional Water Colour range since 2007! The new colours are: Transparent Orange, Gold Brown, Indian Red Deep, Dark Brown, Yellow Titanate and Phthalo Sapphire. Pick up yours today.
Available in 22 colours, Holbein Coloured Gesso is thick, creamy, and offers superb coverage and great opacity. Holbein Artist Coloured Gesso is made with high chroma, lightfast pigments and can be used as a successful ground or as a painting medium on its own. The surface texture is great for any drawing media such as pastels, graphite and more.