Struggling to find art materials free from animal products? Read More
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December is here and Christmas is approaching, it's time to purchase the perfect gift for someone close to you. Through this blog we hope you get inspired! Read More
Entry is now open for the most prestigious portrait painting competition in the world. If you paint in oils, or acrylic this could be for you! Read More
An opaque water colour paint, let's learn about it... Read More
Get your camera at the ready, The Wildilfe Photographer of the Year 2019 competition is now open. If you're captivated by the natural world the 2018 exhibition is also showcasing at the Natural History Museum. Read More
Back for a fourth series searching for the nation's best landscape painter. Aiming to challenge contestants artistic talent across various UK locations. Read More
It‘s always exciting when beginning a new artistic venture.Calligraphy is popular among artists who wish to create beautiful hand-written text for cards, letters, signs, or other decorative creations. Why not give it a go? Read More Read More
Now in its fourteenth year, the Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize is open for entries. Welcoming outstanding creative examples of representational painting from both amateur and professional artists in the UK.
Palette knives worth investing in, as they happen to be gold plated... Read More
We've mentioned Inktober, how about about filling your month with more activities to celebrate drawing. Pick up your pencils for this years The Big Draw Read More
As we travel across America, certain art museums are jumping out at us; The Broad being one of them. Interested to hear what it was like? Let me tell you all about it... Read More
Can you challenge yourself to 31 days of ink drawings throughout October? Get your supplies ready and join the worldwide art event. Read More
These are crucial first questions to ask when looking for the right pencils. Read More
There are so many different types of pencils to use and understanding which ones will work for your projects will save you time and money.
Now it's my turn! As I head across America and Canada, I'm taking you with me to check out art outside of our beloved U.K. Things are about to get exciting...
Our own brand products are high quality at a low price, but what else do you need to know about the ARTdiscount Premium canvas'? Read More
Explore three storeys of collections and exhibitions as the newly built V&A Dundee opens its doors this September. An international centre for design for Scotland at the heart of Dundee's waterfront. Read More
About a year before I set out to America my Father was on a train back to Blackpool from London and ended up sat next to a young American (song by Bowie) who was travelling alone on his first trip outside of the USA. Read More
It would be tempting to say that whilst on the bus between Tulsa and Amarillo (Texas) that the bus driver took a wrong turn and had to stop and ask a local “is this the way to Amarillo?” Read More
The year was 1972, a young Mark Hudders (our Managing Director) clad in denim with shoulder length hair, was about to embark on a journey that many said was "NUTS". Read More
In this guide, we’ll show you some basic watercolour techniques, how to paint sea in watercolour and which art supplies to use. Read More
Get ready for a new term with the help of ARTdiscount, we've compiled an alphabetical list of supplies to point you in the right direction. Read More
Etsy is a popular website for turning your hobby into a business, selling handmade products globally. This December Etsy will be coming to you, in Preston's Harris Museum. Read More
These pigment sticks glide on surfaces, giving a creamy smooth texture. The colours are vibrant and the coverage is impeccable. Find out more by reading this blog. Read More
One of the most important investments you’ll make as an artist is your easel. Here's some advice before you take the plunge! Read More