Make the Most of It With These Supplies
Enjoy the city as an urban artist! These new and notable products will guarantee you make the most of your time exploring the bustling setting around you.
SOHO URBAN ARTIST LIGHTWEIGHT MAHOGANY FRENCH EASEL
This top-rated French easel weighs less than 9 pounds! That’s 30 percent lighter than other French easels. Easy to assemble, this mahogany-finished, all-wood easel features a 12×16-inch wood palette and a 12×16-inch divided supply drawer, suitable for watercolor, oil or pastel painting. A comfortable handle and a shoulder strap offer two options for carrying.
LEGION STONEHENGE AQUA COLDPRESS BLACK
Try the first 100-percent cotton black watercolor paper: Stonehenge Aqua Coldpress Black. Instead of building up shadows, you build up lights. It’s a place where negative space is transformed into positive. While it may be dark, it’s a chance for those who live and breathe watercolors to bring a new breed of creativity to light.
COLOR AND LIGHT IN THE CITY COLLECTION
Be inspired to capture luminous light and color in watercolor with this collection of instruction from artist Michael Reardon. In this series of subject-specific videos, you’ll learn the perfect balance of coupling loose, carefree painting with underlying structure and unity, for glowing results! Download your collection instantly!
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NITRAM LIQUID CHARCOAL
For the first time ever you can now draw and paint with charcoal. Discover Nitram Liquid Charcoal here:
JACK RICHESON & CO. SHIVA PAINTSTIKS®
It’s oil paint in a self-sealing stick form! Shiva Paintstiks are great for urban street-art installations and murals. Use these vibrant matte, iridescent and fluorescent colors on smooth or rough surfaces—including wood, plastic, concrete, rubber and glass. They’re weather and cold resistant at temperatures from minus 50 to 150. Artwork by Katie Merz.
MONTANA BLACK SPRAY PAINTS
With high coverage and no dripping, Montana Black Spray Paints offer the ultimate fast-painting experience. The vibrant colors dry immediately to a matte finish for rapid application, reapplication and overlapping with other colors. Plus, the nonscented aerosol formula conforms to the highest quality health and environmental standards.
FABER-CASTELL PITT ARTIST PEN®
The Faber-Castell Pitt Artist Pen now comes in white India ink in three new nibs—a brush nib, a 1.5 mm bullet nib and a calligraphy chisel nib. The upgraded formula is permanent when dry and buildable, and it has a three-star lightfastness rating. Pitt Artist Pens are available individually and in a wallet.