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Art Matters
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Art Matters

Visit our Bonifacio High Street and Greenbelt 5 branches, where our growing Art Section holds practically all you need to translate your crazy ideas into your own masterpieces. Through our Art Matters series, you can learn about different kinds of art materials […]

Art Matters: Paint
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Art Matters: Paint

Acrylic Acrylic paint is a fast-drying paint made of pigment suspended in acrylic polymer emulsion. Depending on how much the paint is diluted with water, or modified with acrylic gels, media, or pastes, the finished acrylic painting can resemble a watercolor […]

Art Matters: Brushes
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Art Matters: Brushes

Brush bristles or hairs come in many varieties with natural hairs usually being the most expensive. Synthetic brushes are less expensive but are also less hard wearing. Which filaments to choose depends entirely on the painter and the paint to […]

Art Matters: Drawing Materials
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Art Matters: Drawing Materials

Pencils Although traditionally know by the term “lead,” pencils are made of a mixture of natural graphite power and clay. Once the mixture has hardened it is coated in wax and encased in wood. Colored pencils are made the same […]

Art Matters: Paper and Canvas
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Art Matters: Paper and Canvas

Paper Paper is an excellent and economical support for painting. It will accept most media as long as it has been properly prepared. When choosing paper one needs to consider: fiber, texture, weight, sizing, format. Cold Press paper, which is the […]

Award-Winning Books on Our Shelves
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Award-Winning Books on Our Shelves

Once in a while you find a book that truly captivates, that moves you in a unique way — and then you find out the rest of the world feels the same. These hidden gems deserve the spotlight, and that […]