All posts by Milo Dlouhy

PENS! Rollerball vs. Ballpoint vs. Gel

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Article by Annette Wichmann I love pens of all kinds and this can be seen by the 14 different jars on my desk that hold a myriad of pens and pencils. But while some might look similar, like rollerballs, ballpoints and gel pens (and there are similarities), they differ in other ways. Let me explain. All have a delivery system whereby a moving ball at the tip picks up the ink and delivers ink .

Pysanky Supplies

Pysanky Supplies
We have all the supplies you need to decorate your Easter eggs using the wax resist method. Pysanky is a Ukrainian Easter egg, decorated with traditional folk designs. Follow a template or create your own! Everything you need: Kistkas – traditional, delrin and electric; Dye in various colours; Templates & Kits; Books; Stands; Beeswax and many other tools…  

Sweet Still Life

Sweet Still Life
Sunday March 14th, 1-3:30pm Popular artist instructor Michael Downs will paint a large scale (40×40) still life in 2.5 hours. Michael will explain his process and answer your questions as he paints. Follow along as he simplifies complex painting concepts through a friendly, down-to-earth approach. Michael has the remarkable ability to take the most difficult concepts of drawing and painting and explain them in a way that even a complete novice can understand. Register Now! The last two sessions .

Big Red Sale 2021

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Paints, Pens, Papers, Pencils, Pastels, Pigments, Sketchbooks, Markers and a whole lot more! What about Pink? Sure!!! Come explore. Make it a date With LOVE   Pssst… here is a little secret.(Don’t tell the Boss Lady) The staff were told to be flexible with the RED products. In other words, as long as the packaging has red on it, it’s on Sale! Wow! That’s hundreds of products! 3 days only! February 12th to 14th

Abstracted Realism in Acrylic

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Learn how to get beyond realism in this full day Zoom class. Create interesting artwork by adding abstract elements and changing the way you approach painting animals or whatever subject matter you choose. Join us for this fun, supportive class. Morning: We’ll start in the morning with a warm up exercise to get you loose and trying new things. Following that, we’ll have a discussion about what we’ve learned through the exercise. There will be .

Alcohol Ink Secrets!

Sherry Telle Alcohol Ink Secrets Workshop
  How to control the uncontrollable? Learn different lifting techniques, spray and spatter and pour, stamping, resist techniques, masking and staining, Everything you need to know to create your own masterpiece! This is a let-yourself-go workshop in which you will have fun, test your boundaries, and use lots of colour and texture. Time: Saturday March 13, 10am – 4pm Price $45 Supply List - DOWNLOAD PDF REGISTER HERE Beginner & Advanced Artists Welcome! Note: After registration .

Exploring Alcohol Inks – FREE Demonstration

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  In this Alcohol Inks demonstration Sherry Telle will show you how to manipulate the inks with pouring, spraying, brushing and using various tools to create texture on Yupo paper. You will learn how to control this interesting medium, and how to let it do its thing. Discover how alcohol ink reacts like no other medium to create magical effects.  Time: Sunday February 21 at 1-3pm Price: FREE REGISTER HERE