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Pre-Cut Mat Sale!

Pre-Cut Mat Sale!
 Preparing for upcoming art shows? Then we have a solution for you! Pre-cut matboards which include a double-mat, archival backing board and an archival cellophane sleeve to protect your work. And now we have a selection available at 40% OFF!! These sizes are on sale: 16×20 outside with 11×14 cutout, 11×14 outside with 8×10 cutout and 8×10 outside with 5×7 cutout. Offer available only while quantities last!! Hurry in for best selection!!

Ampersand Floater Frames

Ampersand Floater Frames
Ampersand Floater Frames are designed to work with Ampersand panels and feature extra protection and offer and elegant option for displaying wood panels. Made from professional frame quality, these frames feature a deep rabbet depth and a wide base to eliminate damage to panel cradles.  Counter-sink holes allow hanging artwork to be flush with the wall. Available in thin (1 1/4″ deep) and bold (1 7/8″ deep) profiles.  Hanging hardware included.  Prices range from .


ArtResin is an easy-to-use option to protect your work and make it stand out. Featuring the best non-yellowing capability on the market, ArtResin will stand the test of time and keep your art looking true to colour.  The ArtResin finish is clear, strong, and hard. This self-leveling resin is non-toxic (when used according to the package instructions), non-flammable, and non-hazardous and is safe for use in the home.  There are no fumes, no VOCs, .

New Holbein Soft Pastels and Oil Pastels


New Holbein Soft Pastels and oil Pastels

Open Stock
Holbein Soft Pastels and Oil Pastels have arrived. We now have the open stock display of these artist quality pastels. Each stick comes in its own plastic case to prevent breakage. Each stick is made in a square shape for working versatility. Soft pastels are priced at $3.50 per stick and the oil pastels are priced at $4.50 per stick. Sets are also available.

Golden High Flow Acrylic Paint Sets

Golden High Flow Acrylic Paint Sets

This unique set allows you to go from nib to brush to marker to airbrush or you can just pour it straight out of the bottle! These paints work incredibly well in empty markers to create a wide variety of effects and, to prove this, Golden has released this set which includes 3 different sized empty felt-tip markers and a handy information booklet. The set includes five 30ml bottles of Fluorescent Pink, Iridescent Pearl (fine), Indigo (Anthraquinone), Green Gold and Transparent Dioxazine Purple.   Price: $43.00. Check out Golden’s website for more info.


Limited Edition Watercolours by Winsor & Newton

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.

Holbein Coloured Gesso

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.

What’s New July 2014


Pebeo Mixed Media Centre

The Pebeo Mixed Media Centre features a wide range of mediums including acrylics, glass paints, and glazing resins which allow you to create anything and everything that you can imagine! For some creative ideas, take a look at some of these videos featuring the Pebeo products:

  • Moon
  • Vitrail
  • Studio Acrylics Auxiliaries
  • Liquid Art Panels

Simply Simmons Brushes

We have a brand new display of Simply Simmons long- and short-handled brushes in store.

  • All Short-Handled Brushes: $3.95
  • All Long-Handled Brushes: $4.50



Pysanky Ukrainian Egg Painting Supplies

We carry a wide variety of Pysanky Ukrainian egg painting supplies including dyes, kystky, wax, kits, and books.

Strathmore Art Journals

Strathmore has come out with a new collection of art journals for all of your artistic needs. The collection includes sketchbooks with paper suited to a wide variety of mediums including watercolour, mixed media, graphite, and zentangles. These fantastic books come in both hard and soft cover.



Strathmore Ready Cut Watercolor Paper

We have a wide variety of Strathmore’s Ready Cut Watercolour Paper in both hot and cold press. Pictured is Strathmore’s 500 Series Watercolour Paper.
Prices start at $9.99.