Winton Oil Paints
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Winton Oil Paints

Trust the brand, love the price Winsor & Newton is one of the art world’s best-known brands, with a long history of producing high-quality art materials. Winsor & Newton offer a few different oil paint ranges, among them the much-loved Winton range. Winton is an affordable option within Winsor & Newton’s oil paint offerings, and…

Essential Art Supplies for Starting your Oil Painting Hobby
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Essential Art Supplies for Starting your Oil Painting Hobby

Try your hand at oil painting! Are you passionate about art and eager to explore the world of oil painting? Oil painting boasts a rich history and enduring tradition, dating back centuries and continuing to captivate artists and art enthusiasts to this day. As a beginner, it’s essential to equip yourself with the right art…

Schmincke Range
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Schmincke Range

At The Deckle Edge we stock a huge range of Schmincke products, from paints, inks, pastels and pigments to mediums, varnishes and fixatives. We absolutely love Schmincke, which is why we directly import the range from Germany so local artists can enjoy their products! Schmincke was founded in 1881 and throughout the years, Schmincke has expanded…

Canvas
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Canvas

Cotton canvas is a popular surface to paint on for acrylic and oil painters alike. It holds paints well, offers a flexible surface and comes in a variety of sizes (and shapes; like round, triangular and oval in addition to the usual rectangles). At Deckle Edge we stock three main types of cotton canvas: canvas…

Working with paint palettes
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Working with paint palettes

With so many different palettes available it can be confusing to know which one is right for you – especially if you are a beginner! Well we’re here to simplify things for you (as well as give you a few tips and tricks along the way!). Let’s break things down into categories: ceramic, plastic, wood…

All about pigments
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All about pigments

Pigments are small particles of coloured material and can be found in paints as well as other art materials such as pastels, inks and coloured pencils. Pigment is what gives these products colour and generally speaking the quality of the pigment defines the quality of the product. Paints are created by mixing pigment with a binder such as…

Gamblin Oils & Mediums
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Gamblin Oils & Mediums

We are so excited to be the first stockist of Gamblin products on the continent! Gamblin Artist Colors strive to create art materials that are true to historic working properties yet safer and more permanent. They pride themselves on creating oil colours that not only have excellent pigment quality but have a luscious texture too –…