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Archive for December, 2011


Call For Art:
“Blissful Blues” 
  Group Exhibition – Febuary 2012
We want your  BLUES!  2D & 3D art accepted –
(no jewelry, please!)
This will be a group art exhibition where the theme is blue…. be it color, mood, music, (or something we didn’t even think of!)
This idea is open to interpretation!
$10 Entry Fee per piece of art, or $25 for 3 pieces.
Take in for work is Feb 1st 11am-5pm.
Open to all artists – please e-mail us at!
Let’s beat the winter blues!
Art Central Art Supply & Gallery
1329 Monterey Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
805 747-4200

January at Art Central Gallery… “The Color of Pastel”

“The Color of Pastel” …  Jan 5th – 31st at Art Central’s Gallery.

By The Central Coast Pastel Playgroup  (the Group’s motto is ‘Paints Well With Others’). 

Please come to see a wonderful variety of paintings by:
Terry Quinn
Beatriz Villegas
Melissa Smalley
Willy Bruijns
Deb Martin
Diane Harrison
Cindy Moreno
Lori Sonnabend
Susan Frank
Jane Maxwell
Maureen Wolfe
Pam Seeley
Louise Rhodes
Tess Harback
Ellen Brandin

Join us For Art After Dark Friday, January 6th, from 6-8pm, for this colorful show!

1329 Monterey Street in San Luis Obispo

Happy*New*Year Blog Sale! XTRA 10 – 20% on select items

***** hi, Bloggers *****

Here’s a bit of temptation for you – thru the end of this week – (til December 31st … don’t forget we close at 3pm on the 31st!!!)

*** Winsor Newton Series 7 watercolor brushes – usual members discount is 40% –  get 60% off!!!

*** Gallery Wrap Stretched Canvases – usual members discount is 35% get 55% OFF!

*** Mi-Tientes Sheets – usual members discount is 30%get 50% off!

*** Mi-Tientes Boards – usual members discount is 25%get 45% off!

*** All items on clearance – take an extra 10% off Clearance price!!!

***Please note…  These discounts are for members only!

Gift certificate, anyone?

Do your friends find it impossible to find the right gift for you?

Send them in for a gift certificate!

Hours at Art Central Art Supply & Gallery this week…

Thru Friday – 10am-5pm, Saturday (Christmas Eve) 10am-3pm.

Next week – Monday thru Friday 10am-5pm, Saturday (New Years Eve) 10am-3pm.

happy holidays!

Etty, Lauren and Logan


Sneaky “BLOGGERS-ONLY” deal! Thru Christmas Eve!

Hi, Bloggers!   You deserve a reward for following my blog!  How would you like an extra discount on ANY set in the store?

Even if it’s on sale, you’ll get an extra 10%!

If you are a member, you’ll get your regular discount PLUS 10%!

Doesn’t matter if it’s a pastel set, a paint set, a pencil set, a brush set, a marker set, a kid’s set…  get an extra 10%…..How cool is that?!!

Here’s the catchYOU HAVE TO TELL US TO GIVE YOU THE EXTRA DISCOUNT – if you don’t mention it, you won’t get it!!!!!

PS – don’t forget that we have a great selection of gorgeous wooden artist easels in stock  for the holidays – and they are 40% off ’til Christmas Eve!