What’s inside September Red’s Art Cart?

Given how long I have been in the Art industry, it still surprises me that there are still art materials out there that I have never come across. I hope this is the case for some of you as well! Alcohol Inks is one of those products. I had heard of them of course but Read More

What’s inside August Red’s Art Cart?

Every month Mrs Red likes to bring exciting and different art supplies to the Art Carter’s doors. This month is no exception, pushing boundaries for some, including Mrs Red! For the past year, every month, Mrs Red has done the accompanying art work for the Art Carts. This artwork is also filmed and uploaded to Read More

What’s inside July Red’s Art Cart?

The July 18 Red’s Art Cart is a special one because….. Red’s Art Cart has turned 1 years old!!! Now that is something worth celebrating. And Mrs Red has not disappointed, packing the Art Cart full of colourful fun for subscribers to enjoy!   To be perfectly honest, this was not the intended Cart for Read More

What’s inside MAY Red’s Art Cart?

Ever heard an artist say, “once you have painted with oils, you will never go back”. I heard it time and time again and when the timing was right I bought a few cheap oils to have a go and never looked back! I began buying good quality oils and brushes and had a love Read More

What’s inside MARCH Red’s Art Cart?

The best part about receiving this monthly art subscription is that you never know what is going to be inside. It’s like having a birthday every month of the year! The Cart is always stocked with professional art supplies, from all over the world and although the art example piece has always been done by Read More

What’s inside JANUARY Red’s Art Cart?

  Nothing says HAPPY NEW YEAR like a bit of shimmer! For a brand new year, we need to add a touch of sparkle to our artworks and included in this months Red’s Art Cart is a Liquitex Metallic Ink!  The Liquitex Ink! range can be used in so many ways including watercolour, stamping, calligraphy Read More

Meet an Art Cart’er – Wendy Patterson

December’s Art Cart’er lives in Kingaroy, Queensland and jumped on board a couple of months after the Carts launched. I began following Wendy on Instagram when she purchased her first Cart and love all of her posts about life, work and creating. Wendy jumps in head first with each new Cart and is usually one Read More

What’s inside DECEMBER Red’s Art Cart!

The festive month has arrived well and truly and the Art Cart had to have a festive feel to it. So Mrs Red went for something a bit more art & crafty and nothing says fun like some Gelli Printing! Gelli printing has been around since 2011 but really only became popular around 4 years 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