AMR E-newsletter – August 2018

(email was distributed 8/15/2018)

August Products! - from Art Materials Retailer magazine

Fredrix Create & Hang Line Is Here!
Fine Art to Pinterest, Project Crossover Products

Fredrix quality USA primed canvas packed into fun project format packages that sell to the experience fine-artists, the budding Esty artists and the Pinterest enthusiasts.

  •   • Scroll Canvas – Hot trend, perfect for the easy sell.
  •   • Canvas & Frame – Simply easy gift and kid’s art décor.
  •   • Natural Canvas – Clear acrylic priming, no need to base coat!
  •   • InkJet Canvas – The value of printing on canvas, at home!

Special Holiday Pricing - See your dealer/rep.

Tara Materials / Ashley Lee, Sales
(770) 557-3169


Tim Holtz® Alcohol Lift Ink
New techniques with Alcohol Ink

Tim Holtz® Alcohol Lift Ink is a solvent-based clear ink designed to lift Alcohol Ink from non-porous surfaces and transfer to porous surfaces. Create resist effects, ghosted images, and multi-color stamped designs with this innovative ink.

Watch artist Tim Holtz share how he uses this new medium, along with Yupo®, to create various backgrounds and images when combining Alcohol Lift Ink with Alcohol Inks.

Click to see the video

Ranger Industries
(732) 389-3535


Techne Artist & Drafting LED Lamp

The Techne LED Artist & Drafting Lamp has been specifically designed to be easily mounted on any type of easel, drafting table, drawing board or a work bench. The fully flexible arm allowing a 360° shade rotation combined with the 320° head-flip system lets you position the light exactly where you want it. When working on an easel or at a table the Techne lets you direct the light to the specific area you are working on - for close-up precision and attention to detail.

Features & Benefits:

  •   • Wide and even light coverage
  •   • Fully flexible arm and shade
  •   • 3 brightness levels
  •   • Brushed steel finish
  •   • Lamp brightness 3,000 lux at 12”
  •   • Bright Daylight (6,000K) LEDs for true color matching
  •   • Comes with a universal metal easel clamp & metal drafting table

The RIGHT light makes all the difference!Click to visit the Daylight Company website

Daylight Company
(866) 329-5444


Specialty Racks
Your Space-saving Solution for Drying and Storage

Where space is limited, Specialty Racks from A.W.T. World Trade, Inc. provide an efficient solution to your drying and storage needs. From storing classroom artwork to drying prints in your studio, A.W.T. racks are versatile and affordable. Featuring all-steel construction, a rust-resistant, powder-coated finish, and a variety of shelving options, A.W.T. specialty racks are available in a wide range of models to help you optimize your working environment.

For more information, call A.W.T. World Trade at 773.777.7100.

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Creativeworld 2019
International Trade Fair for Hobby, Arts and Crafts Supplies

Creativeworld is the world’s biggest and most important trade fair for the DIY sector. Key players and newcomers to the sector will meet in Frankfurt, Germany from the 26th to the 29th of January 2019 to present their innovations in the fields of hobbies, arts and crafts, graphic artists’ and artists’ requisites, handiwork, textile design and decorative handicrafts. While it is the order show for the sector it also offers trade visitors a wide-ranging selection of fascinating workshops and product demonstrations.

Particularly important is the role of Creativeworld as a trend driver where national and international manufacturers present their latest innovations. No other trade show offers as much inspiration and so many fresh ideas.

Messe Frankfurt
(770) 984-8023


Tommy Art
Introducing the DIY Paint System - Made in Italy

Not just another paint, it’s a full DIY system. The Tommy Art DIY System is a complete line of paints and specialty products — including colors, texture pastes, gesso, waxes, coatings, and primer — made for creators and makers to mix and explore the possibilities of their craft.

The award-winning packaging (received at NAMTA 2018), features five signature icons and a QR code that links the customer to periodically updated video content. The beautiful and inviting packaging allows a customer to easily understand how they can use Tommy Art for any DIY project they might take on.

Learn the story of Tommy Art at

The 36 Facing Best Seller Display is now available. The display includes 36 facings (3 of each product) of the best selling products from the five families.

Click to see the video

Imagination International Inc.
(541) 684-0013 x141

Read our Summer issue!

  •   • Retailers Recommend Fabulous Products
  •   • Artful Behavior
  •   • New & True Products
  •   • Industry News
  •   • and much, much more!

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