Sunday, June 29, 2014

New Magazines in Store

Our latest shipment of magazines have arrived and are now in the shop available HERE

Art Journalling Summer 2014

Inside the Summer '14 Issue:
  • Heather Kindt transforms magazine pages into art
  • See how Lindsay Ostrom turns trash into treasure in her Junk Journal
  • Renee Stien draws inspiration from Mother Nature in her garden-themed journal, and Roc Nicholas stitches ephemera into a stunning journal

Somerset Studio Jul/Aug 2014

Inside the July/August '14 Issue:
  • An Artist Profile on Tracy Verdugo, stunning silhouettes made from rusty bits, and a mixed-media experiment held on a receipt paper roll
  • Ranger's Designer Challenge
  • Peek into the whimsical world of Juliette Crane, and revel in breathtaking collages inspired by Jane Austen

The Stamper's Sampler Summer 2014

Inside the Summer '14 Issue:
  • Mixed-media techniques, hand-carved goodies, and tips on how to add texture to your stamped projects
  • Favorites amongst our readers: 20 pages of daring designs from our annual Halloween-Themed and Witch Hat Template Challenges
  • Free designer artist paper

Monday, June 16, 2014

End of Financial Year Massive Stocktake Sale

End of Financial Year Massive Stocktake Sale

100's off Products reduced in price to make way for new goodies

Up to 50% Off selected products

Once these products are gone, they are gone.

To grab a bargain click HERE


(within Australia)

for all orders over $150.00

Friday, June 13, 2014

Classes @ Artified

Have you seen the latest classes coming up at Artified

Half of each class is already SOLD If you want a seat make sure you book quickly HERE

All of our classes are held in our class room at Artified's shop in Wantirna (VIC)


Our next class is Backgrounds with Anna Martin being held on Saturday 28th June at 11am 

Create 8 A5 backgrounds using Sprays, Paints, NeoColors II, Mediums, Stencils, Stamps and many more techniques.

Then as requested Naomi Cox is re-running her Whimsy Girl Class on Sunday 13th July at 11am
Past students are more than welcome to re-do the class 
 You will see that there are 2 different options for her class, one is for the people that did her class last time and want to re-do it and the other is for new students.

This class is limited to 8 people so Naomi is able to sit at the table with you and help you create this amazing page.

Thursday, June 12, 2014

New Products from Faber Castell

Have you seen that Faber Castell have bought out a new 4 pack of Gelatos (Steampunk) and 2 new Gelato Kits - Mixed Media with Gelato Kit and Card Making Kit with Gelatos.

All Gelato's are available HERE 

Steampunk Gelato's
Four bright and fresh Gelatos colors in Iced Chai, Black Cherry, Cinnamon and Iced Coffee. Set also includes the Dot Dabber and Stipple Brush Tool.

 Mixed Media with Gelatos
This kit includes 3 Gelatos Colors-Bubblegum, Gold Champagne, & Mango; 6 Textural Accents-Glaze, Gel Medium, Gesso, Whipped Spackle, Glass Bead Glitter Gel, and Porcelain Clay; Fully illustrated 26 page Design Guide; 7 Surfaces- printed board, canvas sheet, grey chipboard, 2 tissue paper, clear overlay paper, watercolor paper & journal board; 2 stencils, Drip Dropper, spray bottle, palette knife and a ring binder.

Card Making with Gelatos
This kit includes: 3 Gelatos Colors-Aqua Dolce, Bubblegum, and Gold Champagne; 3 Paper Crafter Crayons-Silver, Blue-Green, & Violet; Fully illustrated 24 page Design Guide; 8 patterned papers, 4 folded cardstock and envelopes, 3 chipboard shapes, glue, foam adhesive squares, epoxy dots, foam wedge and a stencil.

You are to quick and I have already sold out of the Steampunk Gelato's but don't worry I have another shipment leaving America tomorrow.

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Queen's Birthday Long Weekend Free Postage

Queen's Birthday Long Weekend

Free Postage Australia Wide

for orders over $50.00

Ends Midnight Monday 9th June 2014

Price automatically adjusted at Checkout

Friday, June 6, 2014

Background Techniques Class with Anna Martin

Our next class is up in the Shop now.  Backgrounds with Anna Martin on Saturday 28th June 2014

Class Seats available HERE

Have you ever looked longingly at mixed media and wanted to try it?
What about the stash of fantastic products you own but not sure how to use?
Want to get over the fear of looking at a blank canvas or journal page?
Then this is the class for you.

In this innovative class on backgrounds, Anna Martin will teach you all the ways to use your sprays,  paints, crayons, stencils and stamps with various mediums and techniques to transform any blank surface into beautiful artwork backgrounds. Anna will show you how versatile these products and techniques are, allowing them to be used on a variety of surfaces. Whether you are just dipping your toe in the mixed media water or you have been doing mixed media for a while but need some new background ideas, this class will be full of examples and instructions for all levels

Class kit contains
4 - 9x12 Watercolor Paper
2 - 3x8.5" Stencils
1 2x2" Stamp
1 Palette Knife
1 Water Brush

Also Shared Use in Class of
Neo Color II Crayons
Gloss Gel Medium
Big Brush Pens

you will need to bring:
Craft Mat
Paper Towel
Spray Bottle with water
Liquid Paper
Old Credit Card / Scrapper
Large Flat Brush (old scruffy brush)
Acrylic Block for Stamp

Class is being held in Wantirna and runs from 11am - 1.30pm approx
Class price includes kit
Class is limited to 16 people, all address detais will be emailed to you.

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Dina Wakley Paints and Brushes have arrived

We have the much awaited Dina Wakley Heavy Body Paint and Paint Brushes in store now.

There are 12 Heavy Body Paints available in 2oz Tubes, they are $7.50 each and available HERE

Dina Wakley Media Heavy Body Acyrlic Paints.
Richly pigmented, these artist quality opaque paints feature a thick buttery consistency that will hold brushstrokes, peaks and tool marks and can also be smoothed easily. Paints blend well with other media colors, creating an endless palette.

Dina Wakley Brushes

 Dina Wakley Media Brushes feature durable, synthetic bristles housed in a rust-resistant, metal ferrule. The 9" handle is suitable for both desk and easel work. Stiff bristles provide maximum control and have good spring.
Brushes available in 4 sizes .5" Flat, 1" Flat, #4 Round & #6 Round and available HERE

Also available White Gesso, Black Gesso and Matte Gel Medium in 2oz Tubes HERE