What’s New

Gamblin Oil Torrit Grey, Free with Purchase

by Flax on April 15, 2014

The Torrit Grey promotion is back! Every year in celebration of Earth Day, Gamblin releases a new Torrit Grey, color borne from recycled pigment dust that focuses artists on the importance of recycling, studio and environmental safety. Complimentary 37ml tubes are only available in-store while supplies last with any $25 purchase of Gamblin products…

Sierra Aluminum Tripod Easel, 40% Off

by Flax on April 4, 2014

The best engineered adjustable go-anywhere easel we’ve seen, the new Sierra does it all. And we have a good quantity at 40% off, just in time for spring time and plein air.
Great for indoor, outdoor or table top use, this stable light-weight aluminum easel accommodates canvases or panels up to 48″h x 1.5″d and will hold up to 25 lbs. The spring-loaded top clamp secures…

Needle Felting Kits

by Flax on March 28, 2014

Create cute needle felted characters with these kits. Easy and simple, each kit is a great introduction to felting and includes 100% wool, felting needle, felting mat, embroidery needle, thread and step-by-step instructions. Available in three price points: $9.95 (Bird and Hedgehog), $19.95 (Owl and Bunny) and $24.95 (Monster and Dog). The smaller kits can be shaped by hand and measure approximately 3-1/2″x2″ inches. The larger kits also include…

Speedball Fabric Block Printing Ink

by Flax on March 19, 2014
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Speedball’s new Fabric Block Printing Inks print on a range of fabrics with bold, opaque color, but don’t stop there – they work equally well on paper. The oil-based ink goes into the fabric not just on top of it, creating a nice soft hand on cotton, polyester blends, linen, rayon, and other synthetic fibers. The artwork dries to the touch overnight, is ready for the wash in 4-7 days and then remains permanent with no heat set required. Clean up is easy with soap and water. Available in 14 colors…

Sale, Acrylic Painting Easel Set

by Flax on February 25, 2014
Basics Easel Set

We’ve made a special buy on this painting set and are passing the value on to you. A perfect gift and great for artists on the go, this set it includes: Portable painting box w/ leather handle and satin steel hardware, and accommodates up to an 18″x24″ canvas. 10.5″x14″x3″.
Set of 6 BASICS acrylic colors, 22ml tubes, …

Lumiere 3D Adhesive & Dimensional Metallic Paint

by Flax on February 4, 2014
lumiere 3d

Just in, Lumiere 3D is a dimensional paint that doubles as a powerful adhesive. The 24 pearlescent and metallic colors are perfect for embellishing, painting and writing on t-shirts, greeting cards, scrapbooks, fabric, ribbon, leather, gourds, shoes, cell phones, well, you get it, just about anything! Use Lumiere 3D as a super strong fabric glue or to firmly attach ‘jewels’ or beads on surfaces. Lumiere 3D can be used directly from the bottle or with the…

Simply Simmons XL Brushes

by Flax on January 10, 2014
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Big is in, and with this new line of Simply Simmons brushes you can move a lot of paint and work in broad strokes on large canvases, wood panels and murals. 24 items in the range, with Flats and Filberts up to 3″ wide and Rounds 1″ in diameter. Two low price points: $12.74 and $19.49.Three hair types to choose from: Soft Synthetic Gold, Stiff Synthetic Burgundy and Natural Bristle…

New FLAX tee

by Flax on December 20, 2013
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The new FLAX t-shirt is here! Designed by our own Xander Kent, it is available in men’s and women’s sizes and promotionally priced at just $10.00. The heather grey shirts are made from a soft pre-shrunk 90% cotton/10% poly blend with nice stitching detail. Xander began the design process with a pencil and ink illustration, then worked in Adobe Illustrator…

Rainbow FunLoom Kit

by Flax on December 16, 2013
FunLoom feature

The craft craze of 2013-2014 is here! Appealing to both boys and girls, creating bracelets (and much more) with a loom and rubber bands has exploded in popularity. Last week the Associated Press published Looming Large: Parents Find A Craft Craze To Like, which was picked up by newspapers across the country. The FunLoom is virtually identical to the original Rainbow Loom, and we prefer the FunLoom because…

GOLDEN High Flow Acrylics

by Flax on December 14, 2013
High Flow, feat

Introducing GOLDEN High Flow Acrylics, a new acrylic paint line that can go from brush to marker, or from fountain pen to airbrush and more. From fine line detail work to broad strokes, High Flow Acrylic has an ink-like consistency that lends itself to a wide range of techniques, and a wide range of artists. 49 high-intensity colors, including iridescent and fluorescent colors. Thin is in!…