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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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The Wonderful World of Watercolour Painting

10th April 2018 in Features and Materials by Cass Art
The Wonderful World of Watercolour Painting

At Cass Art we’re stepping into spring with watercolour. A material of wonderful flexibility, professionals and hobbyists continue to turn to this medium to create their work. As always, we're on hand to support with an extensive range of high quality products from the world's top suppliers of art materials.

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Interview with Artist & Designer Jon Burgerman: Doodles, Scrawls & Scribbles

16th August 2017 in Interviews by Cass Art
Interview with Artist & Designer Jon Burgerman: Doodles, Scrawls & Scribbles

Doodles, Scribbles and Scrawls: Placed between fine art and pop culture, we caught up with 'Professional Doodler' Jon Burgerman to find out more about his animated drawings and the inspiration behind his new creative guide 'Daily Doodle Book. Read More.

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How to Use Faber Castell Polychromos Pencils

20th December 2016 in Materials by Cass Art
How to Use Faber Castell Polychromos Pencils

We put Faber Castell Polychromos to the test and delved a little deeper into what makes them our artists’ must have drawing tool…

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Great British Bake Off Illustrator Tom Hovey Reveals His Scrumptious Success Story

24th August 2016 in Interviews by Cass Art
Great British Bake Off Illustrator Tom Hovey Reveals His Scrumptious Success Story

We interview Tom Hovey, illustrator behind the wonderful drawings on The Great British Bake Off, to find out how he landed the job and ask about his process and preferred sweet treat...

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Simple Drawing Techniques: Never Stop Drawing

20th March 2016 in How To, Materials and Students by Cass Art Student Ambassador
Simple Drawing Techniques: Never Stop Drawing

Drawing is crucial for Fashion Design student, Livia Pinheiro. She lives by the mantra "never stop drawing", and has decided to share with us her favourite fast-and-simple drawing techniques, which she hopes will get everybody reaching for their pencil...   

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Artist Interview: Stephen Wiltshire, Cities and Skylines

5th June 2014 in Events and Interviews by Cass Art
Artist Interview: Stephen Wiltshire, Cities and Skylines

Cass Art interviews internationally-acclaimed artists Stephen Wiltshire, asking about his monumental cityscapes and favourite drawing tools, the Staedtler Pigment Liners

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