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FREE CANVAS STRETCHING AND COLLAGE DEMONSTRATIONS IN MAY 2018

We are pleased to offer two exciting art materials demonstrations during May. Bookings are required. FREE CANVAS STRETCHING DEMONSTRATION SATURDAY 12th MAY 2018 PLEASE JOIN US ON SATURDAY 12th MAY FOR A FREE CANVAS STRETCHING DEMONTRATION! Mark Chapman, founder of Chapman & Bailey will be demonstrating: All about different stretcher profiles and bracing How to…

CHAPMAN & BAILEY (MELBOURNE) IN-STORE WATERCOLOUR SPECIAL

TWO WEEKS ONLY! 20% OFF SELECTED WATERCOLOUR PRODUCTS Schmincke Aquarell Watercolours Sennelier Honey-Based Watercolours Daniel Smith Watercolours Da Vinci Watercolour brushes Stonehenge 300gsm Watercolour Paper   THIS OFFER IS AVAILABLE FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY! FRIDAY 6th APRIL – SATURDAY 21st APRIL 2018* A LITTLE BIT OF INFORMATION ABOUT WATERCOLOUR Watercolours are also called “aquarelles” (aqua = Latin…

UPCOMING PAINTING DEMOS & WORKSHOPS APRIL / MAY 2018

DRAWING WITH WATERCOLOUR DEMONSTRATION  Sat. 7 April 2018 | 11:00 am – 12:00 pm *Chapman & Bailey Melbourne only* For this demonstration, Dane Lovett will share some of his immense knowledge of painting, materials and technique with you. You will learn how to combine drawing with watercolour painting, using various techniques. Some blending and mixing techniques will…

NEW SCHMINCKE COLOUR RANGE

We are thrilled to announce the arrival of our latest Schmincke shipment! Taking several weeks by sea-freight, it was well worth the wait. We are pleased to now stock Schmincke pigments in fluorescent yellow, orange, red, pink, magenta and green. When made into a paint, these colours produce vivid effects with daylight. Notably, the best fluorescent…

30% OFF! MELBOURNE CB ARTSHOP | 25% OFF BRISBANE CB ARTSHOP | EVERYTHING ON THE SHOP FLOOR!

30% 
OFF EVERYTHING ON THE SHOP FLOOR!  C&B MELBOURNE ARTSHOP Sale runs 22 – 23 December | 4 – 15 January 2018 Only 420 Johnston Street, Abbotsford VIC 3067 T +61 3 9417 7957 | T +61 3 9417 0500 Hours 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday 10.30am – 4.30pm Saturday 25% 
OFF EVERYTHING ON THE SHOP FLOOR!  C&B BRISBANE ARTSHOP Sale runs 21- 23 December 2017 Only 14 Byres Street, Newstead QLD…

Marieke Dench – Free Encaustic Painting Demo May 2nd 2015

We were lucky enough to have Melbourne artist, Marieke Dench here at 420 Johnston Street, giving one of her inspiring encaustics demonstrations. Marieke’s work is ideal to show off the incredibly high pigment load in r&f paints, as she uses colour in such a beautiful way. Marieke explained the basic principles of encaustic, how to…

Mateja Simenko – Free Watercolour Demo March 12th 2015

Mateja has a comprehensive understanding of water colour, and her knowledge allows her to work with total spontaneity and lightness. Likewise this demo was filled with information, presented in the most accessible way. I had quite a few “’Äha!!’” moments as Mateja explained exactly why better materials actually do produce better results, as paints, brushes…

Watercolour Art Revolution Arrives In Brisbane!

Free Try Me! Demonstration. Come along and find out more about water colour art revolution   Where: Chapman & Bailey Brisbane, 14 Byres Street, Newstead QLD 4006 When: 11.00am – 1pm Thursday 19th February Professional Water Colour Sticks Combining colour vibrancy with versatility, Winsor & Newton new Professional Water Colour Sticks offer you the opportunity to…

So Excited About Our New Da Vinci Budget Synthetic Art Brushes!

Most of us know and love (or have coveted) Da Vinci artist brushes; there is simply no-one that makes a bigger range, of more finely crafted, specialised brushes than Da Vinci, not anywhere. Mark Chapman (our resident Chapman & Bailey art materials maestro) was a guest at the Da Vinci factory in Nuremburg, Germany, in…