• New Golden SoFlat Matte Acrylic

    New Golden SoFlat Matte Acrylic

    Super matte, self-levelling and so easy to brush out, the new SoFlat Matte Acrylic presents an exciting colour experience within the Golden range. Read More...
  • NEW Schmincke Liquid Charcoal

    NEW Schmincke Liquid Charcoal

    This isn’t any ordinary charcoal – it’s a new way of working with an ancient medium. Schmincke Liquid Charcoal is a clean, dust-free process for painting, drawing, and underpainting with charcoal. Read More...
  • NEW! Schmincke Super Granulating Watercolours

    NEW! Schmincke Super Granulating Watercolours

    Granulation is a natural effect where particles of pigment too coarse or heavy to remain evenly dispersed in water collect in the grain of the paper... Read More...
  • Da Vinci CHUNEO Synthetic Bristle Brushes

    Da Vinci CHUNEO Synthetic Bristle Brushes

    This new synthetic fibre has a very similar structure to the famous Chunking bristles, which are becoming more and more expensive. Read More...
  • INCREDIBLE INKS!!!

    INCREDIBLE INKS!!!

    Date: 01-02-2021
    Inks are highly liquid colours that can be used with a variety of tools. While traditional inks, such as India ink and watercolour dyes, are mostly used for drawing and colouring on paper, new acrylic-based inks have expanded the possibilities of drawing and painting. Read More...
  • Here Comes the Sun

    Here Comes the Sun

    Yellow is the brightest, most active colour. Put a dab of yellow into your painting and see how it zips about! Read More...
  • 50 Shades of Black - Cretacolor Demo

    50 Shades of Black - Cretacolor Demo

    Join us for an evening with Reka Kovacs from Cretacolor, Austrian producer of traditional and innovative drawing materials. With demonstrations by Read More...
  • ART ON AN ART SCHOOL BUDGET

    ART ON AN ART SCHOOL BUDGET

    Date: 12-01-2021
    Picasso said “You should trust your art supplier more than your art dealer”. At Gordon Harris, we make it our job to help you find the best materials for your budget. Read More...
  • Schmincke Aqua Drop

    Schmincke Aqua Drop

    Date: 11-01-2021
    It’s not often a new type of paint comes along, so there’s a lot of excitement around Schmincke’s latest release: Aqua Drop. Read More...
  • TOMBOW ABT PRO ALCOHOL INK MARKERS!

    TOMBOW ABT PRO ALCOHOL INK MARKERS!

    Date: 10-01-2021
    Tombow ABT PRO is a new alcohol-based marker in 107 colours plus a blender. Read More...
  • Chasing Mercury Art Workshops

    Chasing Mercury Art Workshops

    Relaxed, fun and inspirational art workshops in and around Whitianga from 8th to 12th March. Read More...
  • HIDDEN GEMS - Golden UV Topcoat

    HIDDEN GEMS - Golden UV Topcoat

    Date: 01-12-2020
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  • How to Choose an Easel: Types of Easels, Tips & Pointers

    How to Choose an Easel: Types of Easels, Tips & Pointers

    Date: 04-11-2020
    An easel is an investment that should last for many, many years, so it pays to select a well-made easel that is designed for the work you need it to do. Read More...
  • HIDDEN GEMS - Schmincke B72

    HIDDEN GEMS - Schmincke B72

    Date: 01-10-2020
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  • Colour in the 21st Century: Artists have never had it so good!

    Colour in the 21st Century: Artists have never had it so good!

    There has never been a time of such abundant colour. We have an incredible selection of colours to choose from, with paint ranges commonly offering over 100 hues, and up to 160 in the Williamsburg Oilcolours! Read More...
  • 7 REASONS TO LOVE GORDON HARRIS STRETCHED WITH LOVE CANVAS

    7 REASONS TO LOVE GORDON HARRIS STRETCHED WITH LOVE CANVAS

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  • HIDDEN GEMS - Fine Pumice Gel

    HIDDEN GEMS - Fine Pumice Gel

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  • GREEN WITH ENVY

    GREEN WITH ENVY

    One way to be the Belle of the Ball in the 19th Century was to wear a dress made from the exciting new green pigment developed in Schweinfurt, Germany in 1814. Read More...
  • Art in the Outdoors

    Art in the Outdoors

    Drawing & painting in the environment “en plein air” is the best exercise for your eyes. It makes ussee our surrounds more keenly than others who merely look. It’s an experience akin to the immediacy of life-drawing, and summer is the perfect time to indulge in it. Read More...
  • Travel sketching classes with Tony McNeight.

    Travel sketching classes with Tony McNeight.

    Ever seen an amazing view, building, famous landmark, overseas or people going about their business in a local market and thought. Read More...
  • Da Vinci Brushes for every technique!

    Da Vinci Brushes for every technique!

    If you want one brush for all acrylic techniques, Top Acryl is it! The multi-purpose brush uses new generation synthetic fibres that hold plenty of fluid, yet are strong enough for Heavy Body colours. Read More...
  • INKTOBER! Our favourite Inktober products as on sale!

    INKTOBER! Our favourite Inktober products as on sale!

    Date: 20-08-2019
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  • Piñata Alcohol Inks

    Piñata Alcohol Inks

    Piñata Colors are highly saturated, fast-drying alcohol inks for any hard surface, including glass, metal, plastic, ceramic, stone, leather, resin, polymer clay, YUPO® and more. Read More...
  • NEW FROM GOLDEN ARTISTS COLORS!

    NEW FROM GOLDEN ARTISTS COLORS!

    Date: 27-07-2019
    Color Pouring Medium extends the painting trend for pouring, pooling, and dripping techniques with a choice of Gloss and Matte Mediums. Read More...
  • All about the Surface

    All about the Surface

    Date: 16-05-2019
    Artists will experiment painting on just about anything, to achieve a unique look or to marry conception to production. Some, such as Melbourne-based Hamilton-born artist Richard Lewer, even revel in unreceptive surfaces, like Formica, sandpaper and felt! With the right materials, however, just about any surface can be made to take paint; and with some unusual materials some unusual surfaces can successfully be made! Read More...