Art Supplies

We offer the largest range of quality fine art supplies in Canmore and Banff, and are proud to have served Bow Valley’s local artist community for over 30 years!

Our goal is to save you a trip to Calgary, and fuel your creative projects at a competitive price. We are artists ourselves, so are happy to share our knowledge when it comes to helping you find the perfect tool for your artistic project.

Have a question about a new gel on the market? Want to know the different uses for open acrylics? Just ask – we can share tips and advice to get the most out of your project!

Here is a small taste of the many art supplies we carry to inspire budding artists or experienced creators:

Painting

  • Golden and Amsterdam acrylic products: heavy-bodied and open paint lines, and a wide variety of mediums, gels and varnishes

  • gesso and clear primers

  • watercolours

  • M. Graham and Lukas oil paints and mediums

  • canvas in regular and gallery depths

  • wood panels and double-weight canvas boards

  • watercolour papers (sheets and pads)

Drawing

  • drawing papers (sheets and pads)

  • pencils (charcoal, coloured, graphite, pastel, water-soluble, mechanical)

  • blending tools

  • erasers

Specialty

  • block printing supplies (brayers, barens, kits, soft linoleum blocks, open acrylics)

  • artist journals and sketchbooks

  • mediums, gels and more for mixed media applications

  • book making supplies (adhesives, bone folders, cutting knives, linen thread and needles)

  • glue, tape and spray adhesives

We also carry a wide variety of brushes for all media!