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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH THE WINNER OF SKY ARTS PORTRAIT ARTIST OF THE YEAR 2018

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH THE WINNER OF SKY ARTS PORTRAIT ARTIST OF THE YEAR 2018
The moment we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived! The eagerly awaited final for Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year 2018 has just graced our screens and we are delighted to announce the winner! Last week we watched a nail-biting semi-final which saw three artists secure their places in the final for their final chance to win a £10,000 commission to paint Kim Cattrall, £500 of art materials from Cass Art, and of course, to be crowned ‘Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year’. We interviewed the winner to find out how things went in the finals and with the commission…
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HOW-TO: PAINT A PORTRAIT WITH CASS ART PROFESSIONAL AMBASSADOR GREG MASON

16th March 2018 in How To by Cass Art
HOW-TO: PAINT A PORTRAIT WITH CASS ART PROFESSIONAL AMBASSADOR GREG MASON

We're delighted to have our Cass Art Professional Ambassador Greg Mason share his incredible insight into portrait painting with us. Taking inspiration from his time spent in Farindola in Italy, he's written a step by step guide, accompanied by photos of his canvas coming to life.

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ARTIST INTERVIEW: CASS ART PROFESSIONAL AMBASSADOR FRANCESCO LO IACONO

15th March 2018 in Interviews by Cass Art
ARTIST INTERVIEW: CASS ART PROFESSIONAL AMBASSADOR FRANCESCO LO IACONO

We're thrilled to have Francesco Lo Iacono as our Cass Art Professional Ambassador. An acclaimed fashion illustrator, with an enviable social media following, he is well known for his dynamic watercolour artworks depicting high profile fashion collections. He also runs regular workshops in our Cass Art Flagship store in London, where visitors can gain tips and techniques so they can create their own fashion illustrations.

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HOW TO: CREATE A WATERCOLOUR FASHION ILLUSTRATION WITH FRANCESCO LO IACONO

14th March 2018 in How To by Cass Art
HOW TO: CREATE A WATERCOLOUR FASHION ILLUSTRATION WITH FRANCESCO LO IACONO

Cass Art Professional Ambassador and renowned fashion artist Francesco Lo Iacono gives us an insight into his creative practice by showing us how to create our own watercolour fashion illustration. Taking inspiration from photos he's taken from Manon Planche's latest fashion collection, he's given us a step by step guide, accompanied by photos of his incredible artwork.

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"WE'RE IN THE COLOUR BUSINESS" - THE STORY OF OUR ICONIC CASS ART TOTE BAG

14th March 2018 in Features by Cass Art

If you've ever seen a wonderfully bright tote bag in a city crowd, in a sea of viewers at an exhibition or crossing a busy UK high street, chances are it's one of our Cass Art tote bags. Collectable in many different colours, the Cass Art tote bags reinforce the palette that great artists have used throughout history. Read on to find out the story behind our iconic tote bags. 

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