AMR E-newsletter – November 2017

(email was distributed 11/14/2017)

Art Materials Retailer's November product E-Newsletter
Richeson Hand Rolled Pastels
Beautiful New Hand Rolled Pastels will Delight Professionals AND Beginners!

  •    • Over 500 NEW colors
  •    • Easy to use workable size - no need to break the stick for use
  •    • Buttery soft
  •    • Luxurious texture and beautiful rich colors
  •    • Available in specialty sets for Portrait, Landscape, Nocturne, Color Wheel, Floral, Fur and Feathers, Value Spectrum and Color Wheel

Jack Richeson & Co., Inc
(920) 738-0744
Fax: (920) 738-9156


Sneaker Series Colors
8 New Colors + Rack Expansions for Airbrush & Neopaque

Jacquard is excited to launch 8 new colors in both the Airbrush Color and Neopaque lines: the Sneaker Series. Whether restoring collector’s edition sneakers, modifying classics or creating unique custom designs, these 8 colors comprise the essential palette for any sneaker painter.

Jacquard paints are the most respected colors available for footwear. With unparalleled vibrancy, coverage and permanence on surfaces from fabric to leather to vinyl, they hold up to wear better than any paint on the market. With the launch of these 8 essential colors in both sprayable and brushable formulations, artists can now enjoy total creative freedom, further solidifying Jacquard’s standing as the top brand for sneaker paints and specialty colors.

The new colors are easily accommodated on the existing rack displays with the addition of a new rack tier.

Be sure to follow @JacquardUSA on Instagram to see the incredible work sneaker artists are doing with #JacquardPaints.

Jacquard Products
Fax: 707.433.4906


NEW! Gold and Silver Metallic Shrink Film

Grafix now has NEW Metallic Shrink Film in Gold and Silver! Your customers will be delighted to now have the option of creating metal-like embellishments, jewelry, mixed media, tags, decorations and more! Easy and simple to use: just create, cut and bake to add customized embellishments.

Grafix Shrink Film is also great with die cut machines, decorative scissors, and rubber stamps. Bake using a conventional oven, toaster oven or heat gun. Designs shrink to 20% of their original size and become strong plastic pieces for decorating. The uses are endless! Each package of NEW Metallic Shrink Film pack includes 3 sheets of the Gold and 3 sheets of the Silver; that are 8.5 x 11 containing enough product to make several projects.

Make sure to follow @GrafixArtsPlastics on Instagram to keep up with the colorful creations made with #GrafixArtsPlastics!

(800) 447-2349


Creativeworld 2018
Have a Nice DIY For Your Business

Every year, the world’s biggest trade fair for hobby, arts & crafts and artists’ requisites has a wonderfully refreshing impact on all creative spirits. The numerous new ideas, techniques and materials stimulate not only the imaginations of the over 8,600 international retailers but also the business success of the 339 manufacturers taking part. With its multi-faceted program of events, Creativeworld is a source of innovations, impulses and topical expertise. In particular, the new workshop program at Creativeworld gives manufacturers the chance to present their latest products to an interested audience of trade visitors, as well as the opportunity to try out new materials and discuss them with the manufacturer in order to create new, innovative products.

Refresh yourself with trends and innovations; forge new, interesting business contacts and try out new techniques and materials at Creativeworld.

Messe Frankfurt North America


Gelly Roll® Classic™ White
Customer Favorite Now in Three Sizes

Sakura has perfected the smooth ink flow technology of Gelly Roll® Classic™ White to now offer our most popular color in three nib sizes: 05 Fine, 08 Medium, and 10 Bold.

The opaque white ink stands out on dark and colored papers and makes highlights pop in illustrations and comics. Use for handlettering accents, party crafts, layered on top of colors for mixed media and bright highlights in tonal drawings. Elevate art by using a range of thick and thin lines for small detail and unique bold marks.

ACMI AP seal certified
Available in a variety of displays, carded packs, and open stock
Three nib sizes:
  •    • 05 Fine: 0.5mm ball / 0.3mm line
  •    • 08 Medium: 0.8mm ball / 0.4mm line
  •    • 10 Bold: 1.0mm ball / 0.5mm line
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Sakura of America
(800) 776-6257


Techne LED Artist & Drafting Lamp
Introducing the Techne - The Ultimate Artist & Drafting 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

Awaken the artist in you with Techne!

Daylight Company
(866) 329-5444

Complete Screen Printing Units
Quality Kits, Professional Results!

Manufactured with the professional screen printer in mind, A.W.T.’s Complete Screen Printing Units are used for proto-typing, short runs and are ideal for training. These economical printing units are made with kiln dried, non-warp frame lumber, a high-quality squeegee blade with contoured handle, wood base and side-frame support. The frame is stretched with the industry’s best quality polyester fabrics. Many mesh counts are available.

Depending on which model you order, Screen Printing Units can include one pair of either A.W.T.’s adjustable Cast-Hinge Clamps or adjustable back bar mounted with wing nuts; a high-quality squeegee; wood base; 1-1/8" or 1-5/8” frame with 12XX multifilament, 110 or 160 monofilament polyester fabric stretched by glue method; glued corners with metal corrugated fasteners and wood side kick; and package of three tempered stainless steel registration guides.

A.W.T. World Trade, Inc.
Fax: 773.777.0909

Read the magazine!

  •    • The 2017 Fabulous Award Winners
  •    • New & Hot Products
  •    • Industry News
  •    • and much, much more!

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