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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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How to: Get Started with Screenprinting at Home

4th July 2018 in How To and Students by Cass Art
How to: Get Started with Screenprinting at Home

Our Cass Art Student Ambassador Joanna Lawn shares her knowledge and shows us how you don’t need a fancy art studio to make your own screen print. Here she takes us step by step on how to make your own screen print at home using a Daler Rowney System 3 Screen Printing Set – which includes everything you need to make your own prints.

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How To Use Liquitex Acrylic Painting Mediums

14th June 2018 in How To, Materials and Students by Cass Art
How To Use Liquitex Acrylic Painting Mediums

Our Cass Art Student Ambassador Lucy Wintle shares her knowledge and shows us the wonderful things you can achieve with Liquitex Acrylic Mediums! Here she offers advice on everything from Gesso to Gels, Iridescence to Texture the perfect tips to get you started with this dynamic material:

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"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.

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HOW TO: CREATE A GALAXY WATERCOLOUR PAINTING

30th April 2018 in How To by Cass Art
HOW TO: CREATE A GALAXY WATERCOLOUR PAINTING

Watercolour illustrator Anna Koliadych shares her easy-to-follow guide to creating mesmerizing galaxy paintings

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How To: Create an Abstract Watercolour Bird with Illustrator Veronica Ballart Lilja

10th April 2018 in How To by Cass Art
How To: Create an Abstract Watercolour Bird with Illustrator Veronica Ballart Lilja

Learn how to create a quirky bird illustration through combining a variety of different watercolour techniques with Illustrator Veronica Ballart Lilja’s step-by-step guide. Read More.

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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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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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How to make a papercut Valentine's Day card

6th February 2018 in How To and Our Staff by Cass Art
How to make a papercut Valentine's Day card Love is in the air and Valentine's Day is just around the corner. We know that finding the perfect card is not an easy task, so why not brush up your craft skills and surprise your sweetheart by making your own – after all, there’s nothing quite like a handmade Valentine’s. We asked Heather Mills,... Read more

How To: Experiment with Mixed Media and Pebeo

2nd January 2018 in How To by Cass Art
How To: Experiment with Mixed Media and Pebeo

Pebeo showcases the true possibilities of working with mixed media, exploring exciting new art materials that produce a range of different effects

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