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A Guide to Spray Paint Features and Brands

16th October 2018 by Cass Art
A Guide to Spray Paint Features and Brands

The variety of spray paint styles on offer gives you a wealth of creative possibilities. From murals and fine art to up-cycling and fabric spray paint, you can be led by your project and find the perfect effect to suit. 

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Featured Brand: Create with Derwent Pencils

16th October 2018 by Cass Art
Featured Brand: Create with Derwent Pencils

The only pencil manufacturer in the UK, Derwent have been making drawing materials since 1832. Made in the Lake District, Derwent pencils are a favourite among artists. So, whether you require a drawing tool to create line art and pencil sketches, artist coloured pencils or watercolour pencils, Derwent has a pencil to suit you.

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INKTOBER TUTORIAL WITH JAKE SPICER

8th October 2018 in How To by Cass Art
INKTOBER TUTORIAL WITH JAKE SPICER

Drawing tutor Jake Spicer shares a simple yet stunning drawing tutorial for Inktober 2018 prompt #10, "flowing".

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OPEN WALLS - Open call exhibition, Cass Art Bristol

3rd October 2018 in Competitions by Cass Art
OPEN WALLS - Open call exhibition, Cass Art Bristol

Cass Art Bristol is calling for artists who create any form of two-dimensional, visual artwork to exhibit in our first ever public open exhibition at our Art Space. Here at Cass Art Bristol we have the pleasure of meeting art enthusiasts of all ages and abilities on a daily basis and we would like to open our walls and show work from some of our patrons and the local artists from Bristol and the surrounding areas in a truly unique art exhibition. We are inviting artists who work in any form of two-dimensional media and style, as we aim to display a wide variety of approaches to art.

Selected artists will be invited to exhibit in //OPENWALLS//, a group exhibition showcasing a variety of art, taking place at The Art Space, Cass Art Bristol, 43-45 Park Street, Bristol BS1 5NL from 10.12.2018 – 06.01.2019.

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How to: Get your drawing game on with Inktober

2nd October 2018 by Cass Art
How to: Get your drawing game on with Inktober

Love drawing games? Always looking for things to draw? Like to get handy with an ink pen? Then get on-board with Inktober, a month-long drawing challenge where you can show off and share your ink drawing.

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INKTOBER 2018 - JOIN THE DRAWING CHALLENGE!

21st September 2018 in Features by Cass Art
INKTOBER 2018 - JOIN THE DRAWING CHALLENGE!

Inspiring artists all around the world to explore new themes and push the boundaries of their creativity, Inktober is back for its 9th annual challenge! Whether you have just discovered it or are a regular participant, we have put together a short guide to help you join this fun initiative.

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DERWENT DRAWING MATERIALS IN ACTION

18th September 2018 in Materials by Cass Art staff
DERWENT DRAWING MATERIALS IN ACTION

Derwent have an unswerving reputation for innovation, inspiring artists with new products like Procolour, Inktense, Lightfast and Graphik Line Painter Pens. 

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Artist Interviews: Tom Hunter, Hannah Brown and Sam Winston for SPACE Open Studios 2018

17th September 2018 by Cass Art
Artist Interviews: Tom Hunter, Hannah Brown and Sam Winston for SPACE Open Studios 2018

SPACE is celebrating its 50th anniversary by hosting its biggest Artists’ Open Studios event ever! From 22-23 Sep, over 200 artists across 13 of SPACE’s 20 buildings in London will be open to the public. In anticipation of SPACE open studios we spoke to three artists who will be throwing open their doors to the public next weekend. Learn more here about Hannah Brown’s luscious landscapes, Tom Hunters poignant photographs and Sam Winstons philosophical projects.

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JOIN THE JAKE SPICER TOUR

17th September 2018 in Events and Materials by Cass Art staff
JOIN THE JAKE SPICER TOUR

Jake Spicer - the acclaimed portrait artist, author and Derwent ambassador - is touring the UK! Releasing not one, but three new books over the next few months Jake will be dropping into Cass Art stores nationwide to sign copies and sketch free portraits.

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Featured Products: An Introduction to Copic markers

6th September 2018 by Cass Art
Featured Products: An Introduction to Copic markers

When it comes to alcohol markers, Copic markers are the first choice of pen for professional illustrators and graphic artists. Copic are the highest quality alcohol markers in the world. Originally developed for Japanese manga artists, they are now also widely used by comic artists, architects, product designers, graphic designers, industrial designers, calligraphers, quilters, scrapbookers, and for journaling and mixed media arts too. Once you try Copic marker pens for yourself it’s easy to see why.

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