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Win A $100 Art Materials Gift Card

Central Art & NAMTA (International Art Materials Association) Need Your Help!

Win A $100 Art Materials Gift Card

Central Art is a member of International Art Materials Association (NAMTA) and together in November we are conducting the tri-annual Artist and Art Materials Survey in USA and Canada. We want you to participate and as you’ll see below there are several benefits to completing the survey:

You become eligible to win one of five $100 art supply store gift certificates that can be redeemed at our store, or any NAMTA Member Retailer. Your input will help artist organizations, art schools, and others serve you better. You’ll be heard because the survey results provide feedback to art material retailers and makers of art supplies across the USA and Canada.

Just click here and take the survey and take advantage of the items above.

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Create A Unique & Beautiful Gift For The Artist In Your Life!

Drawing with Posca Pens at Central Art

Create A Unique & Beautiful Gift For The Artist In Your Life!

Mugs & Coasters with Posca Pens at Central Art:

centralartsupply.com, 101 N. Central Ave., Medford, Oregon

Don’t miss out on this fun and engaging 1-hour mini art workshop, exclusively at Central Art!

When: Wednesday, Nov. 8th, 2017

Location: Central Art

Time: 3:30pm – 4:30pm Fee: $7.50*

*Pre-registration required for all workshops. Space is limited to 12 students maximum. Payment is required at time of registration.

http://www.centralartsupply.com/events-and-classes

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Central Art & Faber-Castell Present A One-Of-A-Kind Workshop With Don Colley!

Central Art Supply, Medford, Oregon

 

Saturday, November 11th, 2017 “Creating A Rich Drawing” with Artist Don Colley Where: Central Art Time: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM Fee*: $20 (*Pre-registration required. Payment required at time of registration)

– Please bring your own sketchbook and drawing supplies (We will have a list of supplies that Don uses available)

– Free product samples for attendees!

Don Colley, one of Faber-Castell’s celebrated instructors and a graduate of University of Texas in Austin will be holding a drawing and illustration demo as well as sketch-out event at Central Art in Medford on Saturday, November 11th, from 1pm – 4pm.

Armed with his signature vintage journals and a vest stuffed to the brim with

Faber-Castell products, Don will focus on showing you techniques and how to use Faber-Castell products. Don’t miss his tips and techniques of drawing, his passion for sketching life around him and discussing

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Presenting Southern Oregon Plein Air 2017

Southern Oregon Plein Air 2017 June 28th - July 1st

 

Artist’s Workshop of Southern Oregon and Central Art present Southern Oregon Plein Air 2017 June 28th – July 1st

Central Art is partnering with Artist’s Workshop of Southern Oregon for a very special plein air event this summer! This year we are proud to have as our jurors renowned artists Richard McKinley, www.mckinleystudio.com and Willo Balfrey, www.willobalfrey.com. Together, Richard and Willo will be conducting an optional two day oils and pastels plein air workshop to kick off the event on Monday, June 26th and Tuesday, June 27th. Enrollment is limited to 15 participants.

 

Registration is now open for all who wish to participate in

Southern Oregon Plein Air 2017!

Fees are as follows:

Plein Air Event Only – $65

Plein Air Event & 2 Day Oils & Pastels Workshop Package – $265*

*Workshop included exclusively with Southern Oregon Plein Air 2017. Participants must enroll

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Creative to the Qor Art Contest

Central Art Supply, Medford, Oregon

“Creative To The QoR” Watercolor Mini Contest! 03/15/17 – 04/30/17

It’s time once again to accept the challenge! Central Art’s “Creative to the QoR” mini watercolor contest puts you in the driver’s seat for a whole new water media experience – and offers a prime opportunity to show off your mad skills! Choose between two sample “Dot Cards” of pre-selected QoR watercolors, and paint your mini masterpiece on the provided 4.25″ x 4.25″ paper sample.

 

But wait, there’s more! Contest winners will be awarded as follows:

1st Place – QoR Watercolor 24 Tube Set ($119.99 Value)

2nd Place – QoR Watercolor 12 Tube Set ($64.99 Value)

3rd Place – QoR Watercolor 6 Tube Set ($34.99 Value)

Honorable Mentions – $15.00 Gift Certificate from Central Art

 

Hurry and stop into Central Art to pick up your Contest Entry Form and official QoR sample kit!

Contest ends April 30th,

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Central Art's 36th Anniversary Sale now through March 31st, 2017

central art supply 36th anniversary sale 2017

Missed the deals at the Extravaganza?

That’s a-ok, Central Art’s 36th Anniversary Sale continues

 

NOW through March 31st, 2017!

 

Click below to visit the Promos page of our website and get a peek at all of the fantastic savings on the products you love to create with! VISIT CENTRAL ART!

http://www.centralartsupply.com/central-art-promotions

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Introduction To Scratchboard class at Central Art in Medford

Introduction To Scratchboard Instructor: Lara Strazdas When: March 25th & 26th, 2017 Where: Central Art Classroom Times: 10:00am – 4:00pm Fee: $95 (covers 2 sessions) *supplies provided

Central Art’s own Lara Strazdas invites you to get acquainted with one of the most beautiful and enigmatic art forms – scratchboard! Using easy-to-follow methods, Lara will show you how to get the most out of this versatile medium, from rethinking your approach to light and shadows to creating realistic textures, even incorporating color!

Great for those seeking a new medium to play with this spring!

Seating is limited! Sign up by contacting or visiting Central Art (payment required to reserve spot):

541-773-1444 / 101 N. Central Medford, OR 97501

Small Business Saturday with Central Art

Central Art Supply, Medford, Oregon

Hi Everyone,

This Nov 26, we want to celebrate Small Business Saturday® with you! It’s a special holiday created so communities can show love for small businesses like ours. And it wouldn’t be a celebration without customers like you joining us!

So mark your calendars for Nov 26, the Saturday after Thanksgiving, and get ready to Shop Small® with us. Stop by CENTRAL ART SUPPLY between the hours of 10am and 5pm.

And please don’t forget to share your favorite Small Business Saturday moments on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram with #ShopSmall.

Thanks for your support. See you Saturday, Nov 26!

CENTRAL ART Visit Central Art!

Inspiration Center Get your creative juices flowing! Click Here

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Pastel Landscape Painting with Janis Ellison

picture of pastel artist Janis Ellison

Pastel Landscape Painting with Janis Ellison at Central Art Supply. Next class session Sept 5, 26, Oct. 3, 17, 2016: Four Monday classes from 9:30am–1:00pm

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June Framing Spectacular at Central Art Supply

June Framing Spectacular at Central Art Supply 2016 Medford Oregon - promo banner

June is frame-tastic at Central Art! Featuring savings and classes to satisfy your DIYer’s palette, this month is “bordering” on awesome during our June Framing Spectacular!

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