Category Archives: Art Supplies

Ken Bromley Art Supplies discount

Ken Bromley Art Supplies are offering online shoppers a £5.00 discount on orders over £50.00 this week using the online code EBH5. Fill your baskets!

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Rembrandt Soft Pastels – 90 Portrait

Look at that box. Gorgeous isn’t it? Sturdy, black, classy. Let’s look at it before I reveal its contents.         Rembrandt seem to be the go-to recommendation when first dipping your toes in the soft pastels world … Continue reading

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Sennelier Soft Pastels

Sennelier is one of those names that you hear a lot when people talk about soft pastels. And I thought it would be good if I got a small box to try them and see where I lay on the … Continue reading

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Daler Rowney Soft Pastels – Grey

Shopping in Hobbycraft for my son, I spotted this dinky box on sale and snapped it up – not a huge bargain but an addict can’t fight. I didn’t expect too much but I do love Daler-Rowney papers. I was … Continue reading

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Derwent Blender Pens

Derwent recently brought out these blender pencils for coloured pencil and graphite. For just under £4 you get a thick and a thin pen – oddly, the thick pen has a white nib and the thin has a brown nib, … Continue reading

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Pan Pastels

This arrived this week: This box filled with these curious Sofft products. Can you guess what it is yet? Well, the title to this post kind of gives it away, so I’ll just show off:           … Continue reading

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Sakura Pigma Micron Pens

The nice people over at Pencils4artists have finally added Sakura Pigma Micro pens to their extensive product range. They have been promising to do this for a while and, I am sure they were teasing, things went wrong and it … Continue reading

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Jackson’s Soft Pastels

Jackson’s Art Supplies also do their own range of art materials and quite often when I visit there I see their bargain box of 12 half-stick pastels at £1.00. So, I bought 2 of the small boxes for my boys … Continue reading

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Stillman & Birn sketchbook

Stillman & Birn sketchbooks are very popular in America and finally they are available here in the UK through Jackson’s Art Supplies. They come in a dizzying array of choices: hardback, wirebound, vellum paper, smooth paper, ivory paper, white paper, … Continue reading

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A Huge Moleskine!

Moles…cute, soft, dinky, velvety fur. Not this Moleskine -this Moleskine is huge. An A3 Moleskine sketchbook and it is beautiful. Mr S. is a bit of a stationery addict and obsessive. So I left this on the kitchen table to … Continue reading

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