Workshop Winners: Waterside Art Group

With Artist Ashley Hanson In August, professional artist Ashley Hanson once again generously volunteered his time to run a full day’s workshop with our latest art club winners, Waterside Art Group. The Group are based in Hythe, not far from the … Continue reading

Free In-Store Events: Dd Regalo...

In-Store Residency with Dd Regalo Saturday 4th November – 10:00 to 19:00   Arranged in partnership with ‘Trapped in Zone’ Dd Regalo will be spending the day at GreatArt for an Urban Abstract infused painting demonstration and exhibition of works inpromotion for …...

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Varnish on an Acrylic Painting

Amylee shows just how easy it is to adjust your finish! Varnishing gives a beautiful and durable finish, but what do you do if you want to reduce gloss? Here’s a useful guide presented by Amylee Paris to show you how to change … Continue reading

How to Create Rainbow Lettering

Amylee’s Colourful approach to Creative Writing  Do you want to use colours in your calligraphy? Here is a very easy technique to follow. The secret is to have good materials and lots of ideas! I like Pinterest, yes, I admit … Continue reading

Clairefontaine Acrylic Paper

by Amylee Specially designed for Acrylic Painting Paper is the perfect support for practicing acrylic painting, trying new styles, new techniques, or expressing inventive ideas. It is lightweight and more economical than other media. It engages both professional artists and … Read more ...

Jake Grewal

Catching up with Past Prize Winners We got in touch with some artists who have won our prizes to see how it helped them to progress and develop their practice. Here you can see what they had to say!   Please … Continue...

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Nicola McLean

Catching up with Past Prize Winners We got in touch with some artists who have won our prizes to see how it helped them to progress and develop their practice. Here you can see what they had to say! Please introduce … Read more ...

Amylee’s Glazing Technique

How to Make Glazes in Acrylic Painting Do you want to know more about the possibilities of acrylic painting? Amylee shows us a great way to build up distinct layers of colour using the glaze technique. Do you stay stone-faced … Continue reading