Amazing Acrylic Painting Techniques

The techniques used for acrylic painting are specific to its properties, so it is helpful to know some background information. Otto Rohm is credited with having developed acrylic paint, after inventing acrylic resin. Acrylic paint is synthetic and was initially used...
Featured Artist: Nichola McCall

Featured Artist: Nichola McCall

Our latest Featured Artist is the brilliant Nichola McCall, 30, who’s based in Cumbria. Nichola creates fantastically detailed pencil drawings with a lifelike quality that we think you’ll love. How did you get started as an artist? I started drawing in...
Summer Sale Prize Draw 2019

Summer Sale Prize Draw 2019

Our gigantic Summer Sale is now on! To celebrate, we’re offering you the chance to WIN £500 to spend on any products from our ever-popular Daler-Rowney range! Win £500 to spend on Daler-Rowney Throughout the duration of this year’s Summer Sale all of our...
SANE Creative Awards Scheme

SANE Creative Awards Scheme

The SANE Creative Awards Scheme aims to improve the quality of life of people with mental health problems, their families and carers, by helping them fulfil their creative potential. The scheme will make grants to individuals to enable them to engage in creative and...
Featured Artist: Maddie Agnew

Featured Artist: Maddie Agnew

This week’s Featured Artist is Maddie Agnew, 45, from Holmfirth in Huddersfield. Maddie creates beautiful portraits of people and animals in oils and watercolour… How did you get started as an artist? I have immersed myself in everything art, since I was a...
Featured Artist: Jamie Kettle

Featured Artist: Jamie Kettle

We’re on a mission to celebrate artists of all types and abilities. Our Featured Artist profiles are here to help inspire you to get creative and maybe learn a thing or two as well. This week we’re introducing you to Jamie Kettle, 26, of Finsbury Park in...