All scheduled events and promos listed below:

Drop in to our Hamilton Store this FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 from 10am - 2pm!

It's free, just stop by! Details below:

Join Jeff Olson, Art Education Director at Royal Talens North America, as he shares mixing and layering techniques that wwill exppand your understanding of these colours and their potential in your work as an artist.

Jeff Olson holds a BA and MFA in painting and drawing and is a working artist exhibiting for more than thirty years. He has more than a decade of college and university teaching experience in studio art, and more than twenty years in the art material industry with product expertise in a variety of mediums; Olson’s lectures deliver meaningful insights into the history, development, and application of artists’ materials.


Hamilton Store

In-store ArtBAR Events - September 2022

Want to learn a new technique or try a new medium? Drop in to our ArtBAR events this month and check out creativity in action.

This month's highlights:

Pencil Crayon Techniques blending, shading, hatching/cross-hatching, stippling, layering, burnishing.

Black Paper charcoal, coloured pencils, gel pens, oil pastels, chalk pastels, paint markers, iridescent ink/paint etc.

Tonal Drawing - the use of shading and highlights in object instead of linear line drawing that favour outlines.