We thought we'd share this informative article from the good folks at Gamblin: Gamvar: The perfect picture varnish What can be varnished with Gamvar? In addition to varnishing oil paintings, Gamvar's mild solvent makes it the perfect varnish for acrylic paintings. When can Gamvar be applied? When the thickest areas of the painting are thoroughly dry and… Continue reading Varnish with Gamvar!
Take-in for our exhibit "Spring Succulence" is this Wednesday, March 1, 2017, from 10-4pm. Please download and print the PDF: 2017-3-spring-succulence Think Spring, think verdant, think abundance.... think renewal, awakening - We're looking forward to your participation! AND... Join us for the Artists Reception during Art After Dark on Friday, March 3rd, 6-8pm!
Come join us for our March and April show: "Spring Succulence" A show representing the ripeness of spring in various mediums and interpretations. Artist's reception on Friday March 3rd from 6-8pm here at Art Central Gallery, show runs through May 3rd. Tom Frey "Santa Rita Opuntia" Charlotte D'Aigle "Giverny III" Mary McCrea "Verdant succulent"… Continue reading You’re Invited!!
Art Central is working hard to bring you a lineup of great workshops taught by amazing instructors. Check out this great workshop that is just around the corner! Hilda Vandergriff: Chinese Brush Painting Workshop Sat. March 4th, 1-3pm Fee: $30. Materials list on hand at Art Central Have you ever wanted to earn how to paint… Continue reading Workshops on the way!
(This is - I hope - a complete list of play-stations and our sale products during our event. Some corrections and time changes have been listed.) We'll open our doors at 10am sharp! Our first 50 customers will receive an awesome bag of goodies, compliments of our very generous manufacturers! What's in the bags? Products from some… Continue reading CELEBRATE WITH US THIS SATURDAY! Feb 11th!
Dear friends - I'd like to thank you all... In this day and age, it's so easy to 'click' on an item on your computer, and order product that way. It takes effort to visit your local businesses, and we are aware every day that we need to earn your trust, your time, and your loyalty. … Continue reading hard to believe it’s been 6 years…
SO HOT! 25 - 50% off on select products! ♥ easels ♥ ♥ drafting tables ♥ ♥ storage carts ♥ ♥ print racks ♥ ♥ children's easels ♥ ♥ mat cutters ♥ ♥ closeout, clearance items ♥ ♥ AND... LOTS OF GIVAWAYS at our "TRY-ME" tables! ♥ ♥ gotta love it! ♥ Please note - Most items are limited quantity -… Continue reading you will LOVE the deals this Saturday, Feb. 11th!
Just want to thank all those that participated in our "different" Art After Dark Friday night as well as our awesome collage play date on Saturday... We decided to have a play event during Art After Dark, and with Tracy Taylor's loving ♥ guidance, a bunch of folks created amazing prayer flags. Both events were absolutely fantastic... So many good vibes at… Continue reading Art After Dark & Collage Play-date Recap
Take this opportunity to see and try these great quality children's materials, and have your little one try them, too! Please... play together with your children! FABER CASTELL Gel Sticks! Gel Sticks - Color that glides on paper like magic! They are water-soluble and can achieve watercolor effects when water is added. They can be… Continue reading NEW! A ‘Try-Me’ table for kids at our Anniversary Event – 2pm!
We'll offer opportunities to learn about and play with different products during our Anniversary Event! morning... 10am... a play-station with Liquitex Acrylic Pouring Medium, and Ampersand Gessobord panels 10:30am... a play-station with Pinata Alcohol Inks and Yupo paper 11am... a play-station with Inktense pencils and Global Hot Press Watercolor paper afternoon... 12pm... a play-station with Carb-Othello… Continue reading Great opportunities to try great products during the day!