ART CENTRAL, Art Supplies, Events and Sales

flash sale #2 is a smorgasbord of overstock!

hi all - lots to see in this blog post - please read all the way through... thanks! As previously noted, these AIN'T normal times - see what's on the menu this week! First come, first serve, and of course, this is limited to stock-on-hand!  Obviously, we don't expect to see anyone lining up at… Continue reading flash sale #2 is a smorgasbord of overstock!

ART CENTRAL, Art Supplies, classes and workshops, General, Workshops and Demos

Let’s get inspired!

We hope everyone is healthy and well during this crazy time. In these challenging circumstances, retaining our creative flow can be difficult.  Sometimes just taking a break from your usual routine can be enough to jump-start your creativity.  Below are a few simple, non-intimidating projects.  These are designed to be easy... non-stressful... get your creative… Continue reading Let’s get inspired!

ART CENTRAL, Art Supplies, General

Turning Toxins into Beautiful Color

Introducing the Gamblin Limited Edition Oil Paint Set of Reclaimed Earth Colors  Do you remember our post from April 2018, letting you know about the amazing work being done to remove toxins from streams in Ohio? See what has happened... read on! A Gamblin collaboration with artist John Sabraw and engineer Guy Riefler supporting communities… Continue reading Turning Toxins into Beautiful Color

ART CENTRAL, Art Supplies, Events and Sales, General

You asked for it – we got it – PROCION!

We got PROCION MX DYES! A Concentrated Cold Water Fiber Reactive Dye Procion MX dyes are “cold water dyes” that are fixed chemically instead of with heat. This unique property sets Procion MX apart from all other dyes and establishes them as the undisputed king of backyard dyeing, batik and tie dye. Because Procion MX dyes… Continue reading You asked for it – we got it – PROCION!

ART CENTRAL, Art Supplies, Artist Opportunities, fundraiser, General

A Kickstarter Art Central is proud to be a part of!

Turning pollution into Art. How a small group of visionaries is using  this big idea to improve the world! And Gamblin Paints is on board: -– Gamblin Artists Colors is excited to be partnering with John Sabraw and his colleagues at Ohio University to help turn pollution into beautiful, non-toxic paint. “The idea of turning pollution… Continue reading A Kickstarter Art Central is proud to be a part of!

Art Supplies

Winsor & Newton’s Pigment Markers price drop!

Winsor & Newton has dropped the price on their wonderful Pigment Markers! - $4.95 - (and members still get 20% off!) - A high quality marker for fine art! - These markers have beautiful, rich color, are light-fast, and are archival quality. Non-fade, fine art pigments instead of dyes keep your work fresh and vibrant for years.… Continue reading Winsor & Newton’s Pigment Markers price drop!

Art Supplies, Artist Opportunities, classes and workshops, General

New Product Showcase! Saturday, September 16th!

Art Central wants to inspire you with awesome new products! On Saturday, September 16th, from 12-3 pm we'll be offering you the opportunity to try out some great new products... for FREE! Check out some of the cool new items you'll see... (click on the pictures for videos of each product!  COOL!) - Marabu Easy… Continue reading New Product Showcase! Saturday, September 16th!