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Art Explorations Mini Workshop 10/5 – Acrylic Painting on Grafix Wet Media Film

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**Art Explorations Mini Workshop**

Acrylic Painting On Wet Media Film!

 

When: Thursday, October 25th, 2018

Where: Central Art classroom

Time: 2:00 – 3:30pm

Fee: $7*

 

Join artist Aaron Hoerber in this unique Art Explorations Mini Workshop, focusing on Grafix Wet Media Dura-Lar Film!

 

Find out just how versatile this amazing product can be as Aaron briefly covers its uses for colored pencil, image transfers, alcohol ink markers and watercolors, then dive right into a step-by-step hands-on acrylic painting project using a unique multi-layered technique!

 

All supplies will be provided.

 

*Pre-registration is required for all workshops. Call 541-773-1444 or visit Central Art to pre-register. Payment is required at time of pre-registration.

 

Space is limited, sign up NOW to get in on this exciting product sampler!

Matt Brundage Teaching Copic Comic Art at Central Art

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Art Explorations Mini Workshop:

Copic Comic Art with Matt Brundage

When: Friday, September 28, 2018
Time: 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Where: Central Art classroom
Fee: $7

Suit up for a crash course in one of comic book artists’ favorite mediums: Copic markers! DC and Vertigo Comics artist Matt Brundage leads the charge in this mini-workshop where you’ll learn some basic shading and coloring techniques along with useful tips and tricks, presented in a fun-filled format by an industry pro!

What are you waiting for? Sign up NOW to reserve your spot!

Pre-registration is required for this workshop. Pay in advance to reserve as space is limited. Visit Central Art or call 541-773-1444 to register.

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Flash Sale On Pentalic Drawing Pencil Sets At Central Art

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***FLASH SALE!!!***

9/17 – 9/29/2018

 

For 2 weeks ONLY, Pentalic 12-piece Drawing Pencil Sets (regular $8.99) are just $5 each!

 

Better hurry – this offer won’t be around for long.

Stop on in and stock up today!

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Discover New Dimensions of Creativity with Art Explorations Mini Workshops at Central Art!

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Art Explorations Mini Workshop:

Leather Painting with Angelus

When: Saturday, September 22, 2018
Time: 1:00pm – 2:30pm
Where: Central Art classroom

Fee: $7Take Central Art’s NEW Angelus leather paints for a test drive, and paint a leather coaster with our own Lara Strazdas!

Angelus Paint can be used on any leather surface, as well as many other surfaces as long as they are prepped properly. Some of these other surfaces include: Canvas, Fabrics, Mesh, & more! Come try them out at this fun mini-workshop, and get inspired for future projects!

Sign up NOW to reserve your spot!

Pre-registration is required for this workshop. Pay in advance to reserve as space is limited. Visit Central Art or call 541-773-1444 to register.

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Here For A Moment, Gone In A Flash! Don’t Miss This Flash Sale at Central Art!

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***FLASH SALE!!!***

9/3 – 9/15/2018

 

For 2 weeks ONLY, take 60% off the regular price for Canson 18″x24″ pads!

 

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Ongoing 4-Week Sessions with Pastel Instructor Janis Ellison at Central Art

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Focus On Design In Pastel Painting

 

Instructor: Janis Ellison
Where: Central Art classroom
When: September 10, 24, October 1, 8, 2018 (Four Monday sessions)
Time: 9:30-1:00
Fee: $125.00

 

Learn how shape, color, value, texture and line can influence your choices in composing a painting with good design elements. Join me for ongoing 4-week session classes that include demonstration and individual instruction time at your easel.

 

Register NOW!

541-218-9788

[email protected] www.janisellison.com

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Focus On Art Essentials To Stock Your Studio

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What’s In Your Artist Toolbox?

 

Sometimes while you’re getting blissfully lost in an art project, items you use every day get lost in the shuffle. Are missing pencils causing you sleepless nights? Central Art has the cure to your conundrum, making sure that our shelves are always well-stocked with essential tools every artist needs to un-block their creative barriers and get art-ing!

 

It’s as much fun bringing your freshly-acquired art supplies home and organizing them as it is to create with them. Trust us. We get it. It’s a religious experience. If a portfolio, toolbox or the perfect pencil caddy is what you’re after, chances are we’ll either have it or we can order it. If you’re focused more “outside-the-box,” we will happily guide you to the best pencils, paper, brushes or canvas that will suit your individual needs.

 

Want to know more about a brand? We’ll tell you what makes them unique so you can make an informed decision. When tracking down those tried-and-true materials, we know you have many choices to make. At Central Art, we hope you will choose to share your artistic experience with us.

 

-Adam

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Goldfaber Pencils & Sets

The Goldfaber color pencils with rich colors and a wonderfully soft stroke are just waiting to pique your curiosity. Quick sketches, lively hatching or evenly shaded color gradients – all drawing techniques can be achieved effortlessly. Goldfaber Color Pencils are ideal for drawing, sketching and coloring with high-quality components, optimum opacity, vibrant colors and good light-fastness. Also check out Goldfaber Aqua water-soluble pencils!
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Global Art Canvas Pencil Cases

Handcrafted from a finely woven 16 oz canvas, these versatile pencil cases are perfect for travel or storage. Each elastic loop holds up to four pencils or two markers, and the three-sided zipper closure keeps everything secure at home or away.
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Heritage Brush Holders

Made of durable, black nylon, these hard cover holders protect small brushes and tools from damage. Stitched elastic band holds brushes in place for easy access. Stands freely by securing adjustable drawstring cord. Hook & loop fastener. BH70 holds brushes up to 15″ long with handles up to ¾” diameter and folds flat to a 7¼” x 16″ size.
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Tran Portfolios

Offering high quality at a value price, the Economy Portfolio line is a perfect first portfolio for students. There is a full-length zipper and adjustable shoulder strap. The outer fabric is black, and water-repellent. The handle is suede wrapped for comfort.

Check out our entire range of Tran portfolios for even more options!

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Fredrix Canvas Rolls

How the paint reacts to the canvas is what really matters — and 140 years of experience have given Fredrix the knowledge and the tools to create superior primed canvas of the highest archival quality. All Fredrix canvas is primed in the USA, which allows for complete control over the priming process. Experience the Fredrix difference!
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Mona Lisa Odorless Thinner

This multipurpose thinner is a must-have for artists who work with all types of oil paints, varnishes and enamels. This product is also a cleaner and degreaser with low odor and toxicity levels, preferred by chemical-sensitive artists.
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Check Out This Month’s “Art Explorations” Mini Workshops!

   Thursday, September 13 – “Gilded Greetings”: Mixed Media Cards using DecoArt Metallic Lustre Paints with Lynn Sauter 12:00 – 1:00pm Fee: $7

   Saturday, September 22 – “Leather Painting with Angelus” – take these paints for a test drive and paint a leather coaster with Lara Strazdas! 1:00 – 2:30pm Fee: $7

   Friday, September 28 – “Copic Comic Art”

with Matt Brundage 2:00 – 3:30pm Fee: $7

   Saturday, September 29 – “Shaping Imagination”

with Thibra Thermoplastic Sheets – Matt Brundage 2:00 – 3:30pm Fee: $7

 

*Pre-registration required for all Mini Workshops. Pay to reserve your seat. Space is limited. Call 541-773-1444 for more information.

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Central Art Offers Sale on Canvases from Art Alternatives!

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***FLASH SALE!!!***

8/20 – 8/31/2018

 

For 2 weeks ONLY, take 70% off the regular price for

Art Alternatives 11″x14″ stretched canvas!

 

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Create Art & Celebrate Diversity- Community Art Contest

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As part of our celebration of the fair’s 25th anniversary Sept. 29, 2018, Central Art and the fair are hosting a community art contest.

Consider submitting artwork with the theme “diversity” for the chance to display your artwork at the fair and win prizes!

Contest rules
Artwork will be judged on creativity, style and how well the artwork reflects the contest theme.
Artist may use any medium/format desired (black and white, color, pencil sketch, painting, ink, photograph, etc.).
Artwork must be an original creation, no prints.
Artwork must be created within the past year.
Artwork must be family friendly for viewing by people of all ages, gender, culture and race. Our intent is to emphasize equity, diversity and inclusion.
Artwork must be flat and not exceed 11” x 14” in size.
There is no entry fee. Limit 1 entry per person.
Artwork must be submitted with completed entry form by 4 pm, Friday, August 31, 2018 to Central Art, 101 North Central Ave, Medford.

The selection committee will announce winners at the Greater Medford Multicultural Fair on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at noon.

Immediately after the fair, all artwork will be at Central Art, 101 North Central Ave., for pick up. Artists must pick up their art at Central Art by 4 pm, Tuesday, October 16. It may be disposed of after that date.

Entry forms are available on the Greater Medford Multicultural Fair Facebook page

Prizes: First place winners and honorable mention winners will be selected from age groups: 8 and under, 9-13, 14-17, and 18 and up. Judges will select a winner and honorable mention for each category. The decisions of the judges are final.
1st Prize – $30 Gift Card to Central Art of Medford
Honorable Mention – $15 Gift Card to Central Art of Medford

Thank you for supporting the fair by participating in our art contest!
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The Savings Are Heating Up During Central Art’s Sidewalk Sale!

Annual Sidewalk Sale July 13 14 Central Art Supply, Medford, Oregon

Central Art’s SIDEWALK SALE!

Friday & Saturday, July 13 & 14, 2018

 Beat the increasing summer heat during Central Art’s Annual Sidewalk Sale and find unbelievable deals on overstock, discontinued items and even storage and fixtures!

Who knows what remarkable treasures you’ll uncover?

Word on the street is that you won’t want to miss this sale event!

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