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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH HEAT 3 WINNER OF SKY ARTS PORTRAIT ARTIST OF THE YEAR

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH HEAT 3 WINNER OF SKY ARTS PORTRAIT ARTIST OF THE YEAR
This week, nine more artists took to their easels in a battle of the brushes for a chance to become ‘Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year’, win a £10,000 commission and £500 of art supplies from Cass Art. We caught up with the winner of Heat Three to find out how it went and discuss their work beyond the show…
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Explore Our Ten Must Have Portfolio Products

25th January 2018 in Students by Cass Art
Explore Our Ten Must Have Portfolio Products

Portfolio season can be stressful, especially the challenge of compiling and display your artwork. Here at Cass Art we want to make this time as easy as possible, so we’ve compiled a list of the top ten essential products for preparing the perfect portfolio.

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Call for Entries: The Batsford Prize for Students 2018

24th January 2018 in Competitions, Partnerships and Students by Cass Art Staff
Call for Entries: The Batsford Prize for Students 2018

The Batsford Prize is an annual student award organised by leading art publisher Batsford. Now in its sixth year, the award is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students of fine and applied art, fashion and illustration. There are five categories to enter for UK students: Fine Art/Applied Arts, Fashion, Illustration and Children’s Illustration. 

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Call for Entries: The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award 2018

24th January 2018 in Competitions, Partnerships and Students by Cass Art Staff
Call for Entries: The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award 2018

The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award was established in 2012, in memory of the artist Hermione Hammond (1910-2015), to encourage the practice of representational drawing among art students. The award is open to students in the UK and Republic of Ireland who have the opportunity to win a £2,000 prize and a £250 Cass Art Materials prize.

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ARTIST INTERVIEW: GREG MASON, PROFESSIONAL OIL PAINTING AMBASSADOR FOR CASS ART

24th January 2018 in Interviews by Cass Art
ARTIST INTERVIEW: GREG MASON, PROFESSIONAL OIL PAINTING AMBASSADOR FOR CASS ART
Greg Mason’s oil paintings are a true celebration of the medium. Based in Devon, Greg graduated from St Martin’s School of Art in London and is a South West Academician. He was a semi-finalist on last year’s Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year series and is a regular finalist in the Royal Institute of Oil Painters and Royal Portrait Society competitions. Cass Art are delighted to announce Greg Mason as our new Professional Ambassador with a focus on everything oils! We caught up with Greg in his Devon studio to find out all about his work and why he loves working in oils so much…
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