Pencils Crayons Waxes
Derwent Inktense Pencils - pure vibrant watersoluble ink pencils which combine the brilliant intensity of pen and ink with the versatility of line and wash. Use dry to create strong, vivid tones then apply a light water wash to achieve a translucent, ink-like effect. Once dry, the colour will not wash out and can be worked over again with both soluble and non-soluble media.
12 tin details
24 tin details
36 tin details
72 tin details
tips for use on fabric
Set of 12: $28.50 ($25.91)
Set of 24: $50.00 ($45.45)
Set of 36: $75.00 ($68.18)
Set of 72: $145.00 ($131.82)
Derwent Inktense Blocks - These chunky water-soluble ink blocks bring a new sense of freedom and colour to your drawing and painting. Dry Derwent Inktense delivers pure vibrant colour but when completely washed out it is transformed into a translucent ink-like paint which, when dry, can be worked over.
The blocks are extremely versatile and can be used for a wide range of creative effects.
You can use them like pans of paint. Dip them in water and apply colour directly to the paper, use dry on their side of apply directly to wet paper for instant intense colour.
The blocks complement the Inktense range perfectly opening up an exciting world of endless possibilities. They can also be used on fabric to create stunning silk paintings and quilts.
We also stock two very useful accessories to the blocks,
grate 'n shake and grippers.
how to use video
how to use on silk video
and - finally, a very informative page of hints, tips and projects from Derwent.
hints tips and projects
Set of 24: $59.00 ($53.64)
Set of 12: $27.50 ($25.00)
Single block: $2.70 ($2.45)
Grate 'n Shake: $9.50 ($8.64)
Grippers: $9.50 ($8.64)
Derwent Graphitint Pencils combine the character of a graphite pencil with a hint of colour. These exciting new drawing pencils are soft and smooth, and can be blended to produce an endless array of soft hues. Add water and the colour becomes more vibrant. Colours can be modified or removed with a soft eraser or a brush and clean water. The colours range from soft greys, blues, and greens to fantastic russets, plums, and browns.
Set of 12 in strong metal case includes the following colors: Port, Aubergine, Dark Indigo, Slate Green, Ivy, Chestnut, Cool Brown, Cocoa, Storm, Midnight Black, Cloud Grey, and Cool Grey.
Set of 12: $28.95 ($26.32)
Set of 24: $50.00 ($45.45)
Fabulous to use with your Graphitint pencils.
A portable water brush for those who wish to paint anywhere at anytime. Its lightweight design permits portability and eliminates the need to carry water bottles. Excellent in all sorts of places where you don't want to spill water. Four different brush types; Detailer Tip, Medium Tip, Large Tip and Broad Tip.
Detailer Tip: $7.70 ($7.00)
Medium Tip: $9.90 ($9.00)
Large Tip: $9.90 ($9.00)
Broad Tip: $9.90 ($9.00)
Gleam Gilding Wax Sets
A wax bases gilding cream for accenting dimensional surfaces. Gives a soft subtle sheen to most surfaces. Permanent and lightfast. Able to be layered to create a really rich depth of tone. Comes in themed sets of three jars.
Gleam set of three: $17.60 ($16.00)
Metallic Finishing Wax
Our replacement for Treasure Gold. This very high quality finishing wax contains a combination of the finest natural waxes and metallic pigment that enriches, restores, protects and enhances any project. It will put a metallic sheen as well as a protective finish on just about any surface. It beautifies wood, leather, paper, polymer clay, metal, painted and unpainted surfaces. It also provides a tough abrasion resistant surface and a water repellant barrier. It resists cracking and chipping. The end result feels like velvet, giving a metallic sheen not obtainable by any other product. May be used directly over stain, paint or varnish, and dries quickly.
Can be applied with fingertip, soft cloth, 0000 steel wool, or white 3 M pad. Rub briskly with light pressure, let set for a few minutes and then buff with a soft cloth.
Aquamarine, Silver, Copper, Violet Pearl, Black, Red, Brilliant Blue, Antique Bronze, Blue Pearl, Green Essence, Pewter Blue, and Pearl White.
Metallic Finishing Wax: 8.5g jar: $13.90 ($12.64)
Set of ten top quality water soluble oil pastels, these crayons are smooth, easily blended and loaded with pigment, which means that they really blend without losing the colour. Plus - a little goes a long way. They are highly lighfast and work well on paper, canvas, cardboard, wood, masonite, glass, plastic and leather for drawing, watercolour, encasutic, rubbings, monoprinting and of course, journalling and altered books. Also -
Cretacolour Aquastic Metallic
A metal box set of 10 assorted colours with metallic sheen.
Set of 10: $31.50 ($28.64)
Metallic set of 10: $32.50 ($28.64)
Caran d'Ache Neocolour II
The 'Rolls Royce' of water colour crayons. Can be used successfully on fabrics by applying a fabric medium after application. These Aquarelle Crayons readily become brilliant watercolours with the application of water. Highly pigmented. Come in a set (in solid metal container) of 10 assorted.
Metal tin set of 10: $37.90 ($34.45)
For wet or dry work, and great to use on fabric. Heat set them and then you can do washes over the colour and the colour will not bleed. Or, don't heat set and they will bleed with water.
This series of oil pastels allows the serious art student to develop talents and to experiment with different finishes and effects. The pastels have a traditional creamy texture. The bright primary and secondary colours blend into a broader more advanced palette. For watercolour effects, wet the paper before applying the oil pastels. The pastels can also be dipped in water and used as paint sticks.
pictures and hints
Set of 24 pastels: $28.90 ($26.27)
Crayola Fabric Crayons
Use on plain paper and iron onto fabric.Great to use in conjunction with the paints and pens for different textures.
Set of 8 assorted: $9.95 ($9.05)