>

Recent Articles RSS feed

Drawing

"How to Draw" - Urban Landscape tips by Jake Spicer

6th June 2018 in How To by Cass Art

digest book, aptly titled “How to Draw”. The lessons and exercises range from five minutes to over an hour, covering every subject and location, from still life to portraits. These carefully balanced lessons naturally follow on from each other, giving you exactly what they need to gain confidence as an artist.

Read more

ARTIST GARY LAWRENCE WINS THE JERWOOD DRAWING PRIZE 2017

19th October 2017 by Cass Art
ARTIST GARY LAWRENCE WINS THE JERWOOD DRAWING PRIZE 2017

Selected from original drawings, the Jerwood Drawing Prize is the largest and longest-running annual open exhibition for drawing in the UK, artist Gary Lawrence is this year's winner. Read More.

Read more

Modern Lettering: Artist Interview with Calligrapher Rebecca Cahill Roots

17th August 2017 in Interviews by Cass Art
Modern Lettering: Artist Interview with Calligrapher Rebecca Cahill Roots

Re-discover the joy of putting pen to paper with Rebecca Cahill Roots' new guide to calligraphy. Master modern letter forms and inject some personality into your penmanship, as the founder of Betty Etiquette takes your through her creative challenges and top tips. Read More.

Read more

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.

Read more

ARTIST INTERVIEW: BARBARA WALKER WINS THE DRAWING ROOM BURSARY AWARD 2017

14th August 2017 by Cass Art
ARTIST INTERVIEW: BARBARA WALKER WINS THE DRAWING ROOM BURSARY AWARD 2017

Every two years Drawing Room in London offers an artist the opportunity to develop a body of work over a number of weeks using the gallery either as a studio, or to present their work for public exhibition, or a combination of the two. Selection is through a process of invited nominations from curators, artists, writers and academics around the UK and Ireland. Artists are then invited to submit an application. Birmingham based artist Barbara Walker has been selected for the 2017 Bursary Award. We caught up with Barbara to find out more about her work.

Read more

How To: Use Winsor & Newton Pigment Markers on Different Surfaces

14th August 2017 in How To by Cass Art
How To: Use Winsor & Newton Pigment Markers on Different Surfaces

Take a look at which surfaces work best with the new revolutionary Winsor & Newton Pigment Markers, from foam board to canvas to tracing paper, and check out the different results

Read more

How To: Start Painting with Watercolour Sticks

2nd June 2017 in How To and Materials by Cass Art
How To: Start Painting with Watercolour Sticks

Explore Watercolour painting in the form of a Professional Stick, brought to you by Winsor & Newton. Read our top tips and watch an inspiring user-friendly video

Read more

Learn How To Draw with Jake Spicer's Guided Sketchbook

20th February 2017 in Interviews by Cass Art
Learn How To Draw with Jake Spicer's Guided Sketchbook

You can draw! And Jake Spicer will show you how. Bringing years of experience as a successful artist and teacher to every page, Jake invites you to put his teachings into practice in his latest drawing guide.

Read more

Call for Entries: The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award

17th February 2017 in Competitions, Events, Exhibitions, Features and Students by Cass Art Staff
Call for Entries: The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award

A £4,000 award for current art students, to encourage and reward the practice of contemporary drawing. 

Read more

Interview with Fashion Artist and London College of Fashion Creative Director Rob Phillips

16th February 2017 in Interviews and Students by Cass Art
Interview with Fashion Artist and London College of Fashion Creative Director Rob Phillips

A renowned Fashion Artist and Creative Director in The London College of Fashion, we catch up with Rob Phillips to get an insight into his thoughts on Fashion Illustration and what inspires his unique artworks. Read More.

Read more