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Liquitex Mediums in Action

22nd August 2018 by Cass Art Staff
Liquitex Mediums in Action

We're utterly transfixed by these videos of Liquitex Mediums in action, from sweeping textures with black lava to getting psychedelic with paint pouring. So sit back and let the colours “flow-aid” over you and see what you can do with these magical-mediums yourself: 

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HOW TO: GET STARTED WITH BRUSH LETTERING

12th August 2018 in How To by Cass Art
HOW TO: GET STARTED WITH BRUSH LETTERING

From personalised cards to beautiful Instagram-worthy artworks, there are endless applications to brush lettering! Looking at those inspiring works of calligraphy, it’s hard to know where to start. That’s why we’ve put together this little handy beginners’ guide to brush lettering – with this, you’re only a pen and a sheet of paper away from creating your first lettering masterpiece!

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Behind the scenes at Winsor & Newton Masterclass LIVE with artist Rebecca Boyd Allen

7th August 2018 in Features, Interviews and Partnerships by Cass Art
Behind the scenes at Winsor & Newton Masterclass LIVE with artist Rebecca Boyd Allen

In April this year Cass Art Islington played host to a very special event and a world first - Winsor and Newton Masterclass LIVE. Artist and Winsor and Newton expert Rebecca Boyd Allen joined us for an evening of all things water colour. Participants watched as Rebecca demonstrated her mastery over materials with her water colour techniques and, as a special event for the evening they also had the opportunity to meet the Winsor and Newton lab technician and watch as he demonstrated exactly how Winsor and Newton make their legendary paint.

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How to: Draw Shoes with Charcoal

5th August 2018 by Cass Art
How to: Draw Shoes with Charcoal If you want to master how to draw, practice is key. Observational drawing of everyday objects is a great way to get to grips with how to sketch. Since you are not relying on people or animals as your subjects, you can fit your drawing practice whenever suits. It'll give you time to perfect your drawing craft. Shoes... Read more

Featured Guide: Top 10 Art Christmas Gift Ideas

5th August 2018 by Cass Art
Featured Guide: Top 10 Art Christmas Gift Ideas

Ah what to buy an artist? We're here to help you find those ideal art Christmas gifts. Looking for the perfect present for a painter? A yuletide treat for a talented drawer? Or that classic art beginner starter pack for a budding artist? Well, we have the creative solution for you. Selected by our expert team of staff artists, our curated sets include quality art essentials from the most respected brands. Explore a wealth of ideas in our top 10 and track down the creative gift an artist will love.

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