AMR E-newsletter – September 2023

(email was distributed 09/12/2023)

September Products from Art Materials Retailer magazine
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Discover Yourself in Fabriano 1264
A variety of pads, for a variety of uses

Since 1264, the name Fabriano has been synonymous with paper quality. Loved by the masters, from Leonardo DaVinci to Georgia O’Keefe. The 1264 line features a wide array of pads to cover all techniques: Mix Media, Drawing, Sketch, Watercolor, and Bristol. 100% made in Fabriano, Italy since 1264. All pads are lignin & Acid-Free. Sustainably & Environmentally produced using Hydro-power.

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Bokuju and Suzuri Stone Sets
The perfect set for any sumi-e artist

The Suzuri Stone sumi set contains two sumi brushes, one sumi ink stick and one Suzuri stone in a beautiful paper box. Includes an illustrated instruction sheet with step-by-step instructions on how to achieve a classic sumi bamboo painting, complete with a QR code for video instructions on how to grind ink on a suzuri stone and how to paint bamboo.

The Bokuju Sumi Set contains two sumi brushes, one bottle of Bokuju (liquid sumi ink), and a porcelain saucer in a beautiful paper box. Includes an illustrated instruction sheet with step-by-step instructions on how to paint a sumi poppy flower, complete with a QR code for video instructions.

Great for both novice and experienced sumi-e artists. Also makes a lovely gift!

• Suzuri Stone Sumi Set (SKU: SWS600)     • Bokuju Sumi Set (SKU: SWS700)

Contact your local rep or our office
for more information.
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Fax: 310-791-1025

ACTÍVA ArtiSands™ No Drama Llama Sand Art Kit
Crafting cool camelids.

ACTÍVA is now offering six brand new ArtiSands designs featuring adorably cool llamas in larger 12- and 24-unit count kits! No artistic talent needed- just peel back a segment of the adhesive board and sprinkle on colored sand- perfect for children’s parties, classrooms, special events, fairs, or any social event.

Each No Drama Llama Sand Art Kit offers six unique designs and a palette of 13 vibrant sand colors, giving children the creative freedom to style their pictures as their imaginations see fit. ArtiSands products are safe, non-toxic, colorfast, and the finished designs will never run, stain, or fade. 100% made in the USA!
Why Customers Love It:
  • No artistic talent needed
  • Fun party activity
  • Multiple colors in one kit
Ideal For:
  • Art teachers
  • Event organizers
  • Hobbyists and crafters
Sold in 12 & 24 sticky board kits. Call Nell for pricing and shipping rates.
Sign-up now to become a dealer!

ACTÍVA Products, Inc


ColorPad Stamp Pads
New ColorPad pigmented Stamp Pads from Jacquard

Introducing ColorPad Stamp Pads by Jacquard. Thick and rich in color, these slow-drying pigment inks are formulated to sit on top of the paper surface, giving you plenty of time for blending and embossing. As an archival, fade resistant and acid free ink, ColorPad pigment inks are an excellent choice for artwork and keepsake projects. A modular acrylic display system allows you to stock our full range or select a few colors to fit your store. Our companion set of refills allows customers to re-use their stamp pads indefinitely. Specially formulated for shelf-life longevity. Dry time depends on the type of paper. Cleans with water.
Free Shipping!

Jacquard Products
707-433-9577 x102

SIO-2® Kiln-Fired Clay, Complete Product Line
Unearth the perfect clay for your needs.

The full line of SIO-2 kiln-fired clays are now available from Sandtastik in full-size & convenient sample sized packages designed to help potters decide on the perfect clay for their project. Discover the clay formula that perfectly caters to an upcoming project’s specific needs, before investing in a larger purchase.

With 16 different unique clay formulas to choose from, anyone can explore the exceptional colors, plasticity, smoothness, and stability SIO-2 brings. It’s never been easier to feel the difference quality clay can make than with SIO-2 clay, offered through Sandtastik!
Why Customers Love It:
  • Conveniently sized
  • Large variety of styles
  • High quality
Ideal For:
  • Art teachers, Educators
  • Potters
  • Artists and Hobbyists
Available in a wide variety of colors and styles. Sold in 4 lb and 3.5 lb packaging depending on style. Dealer Inquiries Welcome. Drop Ship Program Available.

Sandtastik Products Ltd


We welcome the opportunity to become your extended regulatory team.

We at EMI understand how overwhelming and complicated the regulatory process can be. Our goal is to de-mystify the process and put the client at ease right from the start.
 Take advantage of a free 45-minute consult
for you to speak with our regulatory scientific team.
EMI is the premium toxicological certification and regulatory compliance resource for consumer products, paints, coatings, and art materials industries.
For a 15% discount, please use code: EMIFALL
in your communication with us.

Environmental Medicine Inc.


Bob Ross for Kids: Happy Lessons in a Box
Now the littles can paint along with their favorite artist!

Six (6) water-based colors and basecoat named like the ones Bob uses! Four (4) brushes and plastic knife, shaped just like Bob’s but smaller. Cute little clear plastic palette, and three (3) roomy 9x12 canvas boards! A 36-page how-to comic book with easy steps for five (5) paintings, from set-up to final signature. Bob and friends follow along page by page; plus fun puzzles, a certificate and online video link too!
Order 24 kits and get a FREE Cartoon-Bob countertop stand!

Bob Ross Inc.
Fax: 703-803-8793


UGlu® Dashes
Instant Grip, Powerful Bond, No Mess Ever!

Instant Grip, Powerful Bond, No Mess Ever! UGlu® is a removable adhesive glue in a convenient tape-like format which bonds to most surfaces, including rough or uneven surfaces. UGlu® is non-toxic, acid-free, waterproof, and weatherproof. UGlu® 600 Dash Sheets feature 20 mils rubber based mounting adhesive squares 1/2"x5/8" on sheets.

Pro Tapes LLC

The trusted name in
For over 30 years - in addition to quality screen printing equipment and parts - AWT World Trade has also offered the industry’s most comprehensive range of screen printing supplies. From screen-making and safety products; to fabrics and frames; frame adhesives, block-outs and sealants; drying and storage racks; scoop coaters, brushes, registration pins, and hundreds of other items, you’ll find whatever supplies you need at AWT.
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Come Get Creative at Arlene’s Artist Materials
Albany, NY store endures for generations

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