The perfect handmade School Teacher Christmas Gift!

It’s that time of year again in Australia when busy parents have to think up something for their children to give to their school teachers as a thank you gift for all the hard work they have done throughout the year. I’m pretty sure this gift is going to get the teachers approval! Mrs Red Read More

What’s inside NOVEMBER Art Cart?

Is it true? Is the second last month of the year here already? I personally feel I have already missed out on the opportunity to create more for Christmas because it’s now only 7 weeks away. The response to the Art Carts has been fantastic and keeping me very busy. Another STUDENT Art Cart will Read More

Should I use black paint for shadows?

When it comes to painting, no matter what your subject is, you need to take note of the area’s that are in full light and in shadow and choose your palette around these factors. The lighting in a painting is just as important as the composition.   Take a look at the image above and Read More

Meet an Art Cart’er – Jasmin Pinnington

I have met some wonderful people in such a short time with Red’s Art Carts and there are some seriously talented folk out there! Every month I will feature another Art Cart’er so everyone can have a sticky beak into the creative lives. If you had to describe an ‘art dabbler’, Jasmin comes to mind. Read More

What’s inside OCTOBER Red’s Art Cart?

With another month beginning, another truck load (ok maybe not truck load, yet) of Art Carts were sent out in the post. There is a triple wow factor with these carts.   The first WOW starts with the simple and old style brown paper packaging complete with colourful washi tape. What a shame I cannot Read More

Learn how to draw a Tonal Scale

  This week I wanted to show you a quick exercise to try if you are about to draw something in pencil or about to sketch something up, like a painting for example. A graphite tonal scale shows how heavy that grade of pencil can go following through to how light it can be used. Read More

Red’s Art Cart or Red’s Student Art Cart?

If you have been wondering which Art Cart to choose then perhaps an explanation behind both of them will help with your decision. The idea originated from the ‘subscription box’ concept that other businesses have created. From my research, the most popular subscription boxes around are related to health & beauty. And then there are Read More

Red’s STUDENT Art Cart has arrived!

Please click here STUDENT to read more about what is included and price options. The Student Art Cart is in my opinion the first of its kind in that the 3 projects inside have lesson plans included and you can also watch Mrs Red do the projects as well on the YouTube channel. The first Read More