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25 Mar 2024

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Watercolourist Bianca Luztre

Get into the creative mind set of Filipino artist Bianca Luztre (@biancaluztreart). We asked her loads of questions about her art process, interests, and inspiration, so read on to find...
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Ema Lou’s creative rainbow

Let’s jump into a Q&A with Australian artist Ema Lou (@emaloukidsartcraft) to learn about her...
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Ema Lou’s creative rainbow

Let’s jump into a Q&A with Australian artist Ema Lou (@emaloukidsartcraft) to learn about her journey with arts and crafts. She is passionate about providing an inclusive space to express...
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Soulful art with Kerrie Jacobs

We asked Melbourne artist Kerrie Jacobs (@merakiartbykj) all about her creativity and what inspires her....
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Soulful art with Kerrie Jacobs

We asked Melbourne artist Kerrie Jacobs (@merakiartbykj) all about her creativity and what inspires her. She puts her heart and soul into her art and brand Meraki Art, working to...
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Mixed media artist Tegan Crosbie

Explore bright colours, fun patterns, and freestyle crafts with Tegan Crosbie (@tegan.crosbie.art). From holding art...
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Mixed media artist Tegan Crosbie

Explore bright colours, fun patterns, and freestyle crafts with Tegan Crosbie (@tegan.crosbie.art). From holding art lessons in her cute studio & store, The Workshoppery, to selling unique homewares and designs,...
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09 Apr 2024

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Twistable Colours in Case Product Demo

Creating with our Twistable Colours is easy - just twist and colour in! Check out our demo video.
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Mixed media artist Tegan Crosbie

Explore bright colours, fun patterns, and freestyle crafts with Tegan Crosbie (@tegan.crosbie.art). From holding art lessons in her cute studio & store, The Workshoppery, to selling unique homewares and designs,...
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Watercolour Cake Set Discovery Product Demo

Our Watercolour Cake Sets from our Discovery range are fantastic introductory sets that’ll get you...
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Watercolour Cake Set Discovery Product Demo

Our Watercolour Cake Sets from our Discovery range are fantastic introductory sets that’ll get you started on your watercolour journey.
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Dual Tip Acrylic Paint Pens Signature 2pc Product Demo

Design, decorate and draw with our Dual-Tip Acrylic Paint Pens 2pc! These paint pens come...
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Dual Tip Acrylic Paint Pens Signature 2pc Product Demo

Design, decorate and draw with our Dual-Tip Acrylic Paint Pens 2pc! These paint pens come in three essential colours: white, black and gold.
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Recycled Toned Drawing Paper Premium Product Demo

These drawing pads are made from 100% recycled paper so you can create with the...
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Recycled Toned Drawing Paper Premium Product Demo

These drawing pads are made from 100% recycled paper so you can create with the environment in mind.
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27 Mar 2024

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Mont Marte Paper FAQs

Welcome to our one-stop info spot about the different types of art paper. Whether you're an experienced artist or just starting out, it’s always handy to know the best papers...
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Recycled Toned Drawing Paper Premium Product Demo

These drawing pads are made from 100% recycled paper so you can create with the environment in mind.
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Mixed media FAQs

Diving into mixed media projects opens up a colourful world of creativity. In this FAQs...
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Mixed media FAQs

Diving into mixed media projects opens up a colourful world of creativity. In this FAQs guide, we'll explore the basics, from how to do it to simple tips on choosing...
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Acrylic paint FAQs

Let’s dive into the basics of acrylic painting by answering some commonly asked questions. From...
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Acrylic paint FAQs

Let’s dive into the basics of acrylic painting by answering some commonly asked questions. From the consistency of our different paints to what makes each white shade unique, we’ve got...
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FAQs about texture and pattern in art

If you’ve ever wondered how to create texture and imprint patterns when working on a...
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FAQs about texture and pattern in art

If you’ve ever wondered how to create texture and imprint patterns when working on a project, we’re here to help! We’re going to dive into a bunch of different mediums...
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08 Apr 2024

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Acrylic pouring guide

Welcome to our beginners’ guide to acrylic pouring! This is your all-inclusive introduction to pouring so you can create unique fluid art from the comfort of your home. Get ready...
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FAQs about texture and pattern in art

If you’ve ever wondered how to create texture and imprint patterns when working on a project, we’re here to help! We’re going to dive into a bunch of different mediums...
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Guide to easy gouache painting

Gouache is a unique medium that’s fun to create with. It’s kind of like watercolour crossed...
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Guide to easy gouache painting

Gouache is a unique medium that’s fun to create with. It’s kind of like watercolour crossed with acrylic paint, with loads of vibrant colours and flexible application. If you’re wondering how...
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Guide to Mont Marte Art Centres

Guide to Mont Marte Art Centres Whether it’s a sign in a window or you’ve...
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Guide to Mont Marte Art Centres

Guide to Mont Marte Art Centres Whether it’s a sign in a window or you’ve spotted it on our stockist locator tool, you might have noticed our stockists are divided into...
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Guide to using plaster of Paris

If you’re into sculpting and modelling, why not have a go casting with plaster? Our Plaster...
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Guide to using plaster of Paris

If you’re into sculpting and modelling, why not have a go casting with plaster? Our Plaster of Paris Signature 1kg (35.27oz) is great for creating unique art pieces by setting in a...
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08 Apr 2024

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Dragon drawing ideas

Drawing a dragon can be a really fun project to try, as there are loads of different ways to do it. There is traditional lore and history to draw on,...
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Guide to using plaster of Paris

If you’re into sculpting and modelling, why not have a go casting with plaster? Our Plaster of Paris Signature 1kg (35.27oz) is great for creating unique art pieces by setting in a...
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9 pixel art ideas

If you’re a fan of pixel art and want to give it a go, we’ve...
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9 pixel art ideas

If you’re a fan of pixel art and want to give it a go, we’ve gathered a bunch of artworks from talented creators to get you inspired. From characterisations to...
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11 art projects to do with family

If you’re looking for arts and crafts to do with family, you’ve hit the jackpot!...
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11 art projects to do with family

If you’re looking for arts and crafts to do with family, you’ve hit the jackpot! We’ve collected loads of inspiring ideas to keep you busy and level up your household’s...
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10 pattern artwork ideas

Explore this collection of pattern artworks to get inspired and create a print that’s uniquely...
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10 pattern artwork ideas

Explore this collection of pattern artworks to get inspired and create a print that’s uniquely you. There’s no one way to make a pattern, so find a technique or style...
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11 Apr 2024

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Octopus drawing with gold leaf

Learn how to draw an octopus using Acrylic Ink and Gold Leaf! Follow along with the video and steps below to find out how.
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10 pattern artwork ideas

Explore this collection of pattern artworks to get inspired and create a print that’s uniquely you. There’s no one way to make a pattern, so find a technique or style...
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How to draw eyes

In our drawing tutorial, we’ll show you the basics of how to draw eyes.
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How to draw eyes

In our drawing tutorial, we’ll show you the basics of how to draw eyes.
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How to create a custom stamp

Create a stamp using Creative Clay and a small easel frame.
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How to create a custom stamp

Create a stamp using Creative Clay and a small easel frame.
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Easy dino paintings with watercolour

Learn how to paint a dinosaur using watercolours in this beginner-friendly tutorial! This is a...
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Easy dino paintings with watercolour

Learn how to paint a dinosaur using watercolours in this beginner-friendly tutorial! This is a great lesson for little artists to try.
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27 Mar 2024

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8 bottle painting tips

If you’ve ever wondered how to paint bottles, we have some handy tips to get you started. We’ll cover the basics you need to know, as well as some ideas...
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Easy dino paintings with watercolour

Learn how to paint a dinosaur using watercolours in this beginner-friendly tutorial! This is a great lesson for little artists to try.
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10 crayon techniques to try

Whether you're looking to get creative or teach your little artists some new ways to...
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10 crayon techniques to try

Whether you're looking to get creative or teach your little artists some new ways to work with crayons, we've pulled together 10 crayon techniques. Crayon shading   We’ve probably all...
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10 techniques to try using acrylic ink

Check out these nifty ink techniques to learn how to get the most out of...
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10 techniques to try using acrylic ink

Check out these nifty ink techniques to learn how to get the most out of your Acrylic Ink. You can create so many different effects with this versatile medium if you...
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8 tips on getting through art block

8 tips on getting through art block If you’ve ever wondered how to get through...
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8 tips on getting through art block

8 tips on getting through art block If you’ve ever wondered how to get through art block, we’ve got the tips you need to keep on creating. Everyone has hit...
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09 Feb 2024

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Beysie Ibabao

"I actually create through feelings, depicted in female portraits. I find the female form not just easier to draw, but also very graceful; feelings flow just by staring at it....
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8 tips on getting through art block

8 tips on getting through art block If you’ve ever wondered how to get through art block, we’ve got the tips you need to keep on creating. Everyone has hit...
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Kerrie Jacobs

"I paint intuitively, I see something that inspires me and just jump in with no...
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Kerrie Jacobs

"I paint intuitively, I see something that inspires me and just jump in with no pre planning at all!! Sometimes works for me, sometimes not!" Melbourne artist Kerrie Jacobs (@merakiartbykj)...
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Bianca Luztre

"Paint daily. Magic happens when you do what you love every day." Bianca Luztre (@biancaluztreart) is...
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Bianca Luztre

"Paint daily. Magic happens when you do what you love every day." Bianca Luztre (@biancaluztreart) is a watercolourist with a passion for creating. She found that she could never find the...
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Ema Lou

"I love young artists as they don’t have the fear that adults have to create...
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Ema Lou

"I love young artists as they don’t have the fear that adults have to create without pressure. They make art just because! I would say don’t be scared to try something...
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