All posts by Milo Dlouhy

Curbside Pickup

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1. Place your order by phone or email. 2. Pay for it over the phone or by e-transfer. PHONE: (403) 283-2288 E-TRANSFER: etransfer@kensingtonartsupply.com 3. Call when you arrive in the parking lot. We will place your bag on a cart located just outside the store. Effective Friday, November 27th

Composing from the Imagination – December 9

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Subject this week: Composing from the Imagination This week we’ll work on how to compose a completely new image using various sources and your own imagination.  As always, you can work on whatever project you wish. Instructor: Connie Geerts Level: All welcome – Beginner to Advanced Date: Wednesday, December 9, 2020 Times: Morning 9am-12pm OR Afternoon 1-4pm Workshop Fee: $45 Location: Kensington Art Suite #120, 6999 11 Street SE Calgary MORNING: REGISTER HERE AFTERNOON: REGISTER HERE SUPPLIES: .

Rabbits!

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Subject this week: Rabbits! This week it’s Rabbits for the demo! Cute and cuddly fuzz bunnies or long and lanky jackrabbits. You choose! Of course as usual, you can bring whatever you would like to work on. Instructor: Connie Geerts Level: All welcome – Beginner to Advanced Date: Wednesday, December 2, 2020 Times: Morning 9am-12pm OR Afternoon 1-4pm Workshop Fee: $45 MORNING: REGISTER HERE AFTERNOON: REGISTER HERE SUPPLIES: Set of acrylic paints Palette Paint brushes (I recommend .

Etchr Slate – Art Satchel

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The Etchr Art Satchel is the ultimate art bag. Built to carry your art gear wherever you may venture, the Art Satchel is in an expandable, weather proof and modular system designed to adapt to your needs. It’s perfect for either digital or traditional art-making, and it can be used as a backpack or a sling bag. Draw while standing, walking or sitting. Suitable for both left & right handed artists. Mini Slate Case .

17 Year Anniversary of Kensington Art

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On November 17, 2020 we celebrate 17 years of the day I turned that key in the lock to open the door for the first day of business as the new owner of Kensington Art Supply. The store has a long history starting in the mid 1970’s when the it first opened as Barnes Artist Supply. Ruth Barnes bought the building without even seeing the inside. She drove by and knew that was the location .

Art Resin & Alcohol Inks

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I think you will agree these images are spectacular. Want to make your own? Annette explains the process… “This set of images was taken from a mold I made using Art Resin. While the two part resin is still wet, I dropped alcohol ink into it. First colours and then white. The white is heavier and pushed the coloured paint down into the resin. Once it was dry I took it out of the .

Handwritmic standard Ruling pen

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This is the standard type of the Handwritmic Brody Neuenschwander Ruling pen for students and calligraphers who want to have a reliable pen with extraordinary effects on expressive calligraphy. Beautiful stainless steel ruling pen with opaque black handle. Package designed by Chiara Riva, the Handwritmic ruling pens are dedicated to Brody Neuenschwander If you have been to our store you know how much we love Calligraphy. This pen is a real treat! A ruling pen .

NEW: Stonehenge Aqua Black Watercolour Sheets in 300lb

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The first 100% cotton black watercolour paper. Stonehenge Aqua Black Heavy watercolour paper performs to the most critical demands expected by artists. Ideal for use with metallic and pearlescent watercolour paints, pencils, pens, markers and inks. Available in 300 lb. (600gsm) cold-press 10-sheet paper pads, this paper dries flat and colours dry bright. Featuring 100 cotton fibre, this paper has a neutral pH, is acid- and lignin-free. It delivers great results whether working wet, .

FOME Etching Presses

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SCOLASTIC ETCHING KIT #3622 Made in Italy. This kit includes everything you need and is perfect for beginners. The scholastic etching kit is for the beginner and it has all the necessary to make the first print. The kit include a serigraph wooden box with inside: – 1 etching press art. 3620 – 1 felt art. 3627 – 2 clamps to lock the press – 1 roller for colour – 1 big point with .