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

Free In-Store Events:...

Children’s Summer Workshops 11:00 to 15:00 Saturday 19.08.17 & 12:00 to 16:00 Sunday 20.08.17 GreatArt will be hosting some summer workshops to entertain young creative artists and families, in partnership with Cool it Art. Saturday 19.08.17 11:00 to 15:00 – … Read more ...

15 Artists’ Palettes for...

Amylee’s list of 15 ways to mix your colours! A brilliant idea that makes it possible to quickly know the main palettes used by artists and painters. And at your studio? which one do you prefer? Oval, round, rectangular or … Read more ...

Free In-Store Events: Escoda...

Escoda Brush Demonstration Friday 07.07.17 – 12:00 to 16:00 Join us in London Shoreditch store on the 7th July for a demonstration of some of Escoda’s quality artists’ brushes. Escoda have been making brushes for fine art since 1933, in … Read more ...

Amylee’s Colour Shaper...

Colour Shaper: A New Generation of Brush When tradition is combined with innovation, one expects amazing ideas. And what could be more amazing than creating a hairless brush! This original tool, with a silicone tip, allows you to paint, mix … Read more ...

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

Horadam Watercolour

The Schmincke Horadam watercolour range now offers 35 new shades! The New Extended and Optimised range from Schmincke These watercolours offer artists the benefits of the highest standard of pigments, specially selected binding and wetting agents and a special pouring process … Continue reading

Clairefontaine Oil Paper

by Amylee “Paper that is inspired by linen” If I say “a surface for oil painting”, I guess that most of you will think “easel”, “stretched canvas” or “bulky material”? But that was before … Today, artists are completely released! … Continue reading