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DERWENT DRAWING MATERIALS IN ACTION

18th September 2018 in Materials by Cass Art staff
DERWENT DRAWING MATERIALS IN ACTION

Derwent have an unswerving reputation for innovation, inspiring artists with new products like Procolour, Inktense, Lightfast and Graphik Line Painter Pens. 

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JOIN THE JAKE SPICER TOUR

17th September 2018 in Events and Materials by Cass Art staff
JOIN THE JAKE SPICER TOUR

Jake Spicer - the acclaimed portrait artist, author and Derwent ambassador - is touring the UK! Releasing not one, but three new books over the next few months Jake will be dropping into Cass Art stores nationwide to sign copies and sketch free portraits.

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An Artists' Guide to Buying the Right Easel for You

5th September 2018 in Materials by Cass Art
An Artists' Guide to Buying the Right Easel for You

 In the past Winsor & Newton easels were the go-to choice for artists. Now, although the company has discontinued its art easel range, you can still get that identical sturdy construction and workmanship from the same easel manufacturer with Cass Art.

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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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The Different Types of Winsor & Newton Canvas

7th June 2018 in Materials by Cass Art
The Different Types of Winsor & Newton Canvas

Linen, Cotton, Deep Edge... Explore our guide to choosing the right type of Winsor & Newton canvas for your practice. Read More

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Exclusive to Cass Art: Michael Harding Indigo

30th May 2018 in Materials by Cass Art
Exclusive to Cass Art: Michael Harding Indigo

Michael Harding reveals his new colour of oil paint: Indigo! Learn more about this rich, deep shade.

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Call for Entries: Derwent Art Prize 2018

23rd April 2018 in Competitions and Materials by Cass Art
Call for Entries: Derwent Art Prize 2018

Derwent, internationally renowned fine art brand, are proud to announce that the fourth instalment of the Derwent Art Prize is now open for entries.

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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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How To: Ultimate Tie Dye Tips & Techniques with Tulip and Dylon

13th July 2017 in How To and Materials by Cass Art
How To: Ultimate Tie Dye Tips & Techniques with Tulip and Dylon

Inject some energy into your every day items with our Tie-Dye tips and techniques. Learn how to create Galaxy, Spider and Heart Shaped patterns with our step-by-step guides. Read more.

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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

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