Rex Art's exclusive Oil Painting Gift Set for 2016 is back, and better than ever! You know at Rex we are all about the best values we can find and at the same time meeting our rigid quality standards. You can be confident that our Rex Gift sets deliver on that promise!
Daler-Rowney, is one of England's oldest, and finest producers of art materials. They have been producing and innovating art materials since 1783. Obviously quality matters to us and to Daler Rowney, and the Daler-Rowney Georgian Oil Jumbo Set included in this year's set does not disappoint. It includes 8 huge 120ml tubes of Georgian Oils. Most painting sets include tubes that are around 25ml, but the Georgian tubes are almost 5 times that size! What does that mean for you as the gift giver? A lot more paint for your recipient to enjoy painting with!
The Richeson Lyptus Navajo Easel, which is an ideal all-purpose easel that offers all the features a new artist needs. It is very sturdy, easy to use and adjust. No need to pull out the screwdriver - it's fully assembled and made of Lyptus, which is a sustainably harvested wood.
What good is a painting set if you don't have something to paint on? And not just paper, but how about real artist canvas! That is why this year we have included two 11" x 14", top quality Red label and Blue label Fredrix canvases. These are gallery wrapped (no staples on the sides) artist quality Fredrix stretched canvases so you can hang them without the need of framing as soon as you are finished painting your masterpieces. Also, we have included three 9" x 12" Fredrix canvas panels for more practice and painting. The Richeson 9" x 12" Disposable Paper Palette is a fantastic way to mix your paints and then when you are done you can rip the top sheet off the pad and dispose of it without any mess!
A large selection of products are great, but good instruction is equally important. This year's set features Barron's 101 Techniques: Oils, which is loaded with 101 easy-to-follow exercises laid out in a progression of step-by-step captioned illustrations.
We know a lot of people are intimidated by mixing colors and that is why we included a color wheel, which is a fantastic and handy tool for learning color theory easily.
When you start painting most people only think of the brush when applying paint to your substrate, but there is a whole group of painters that actually never even use a brush! That's right! In fact, there are a school of painters that only use a palette knife when painting. But how do you know if you like using a brush, a palette knife, or both? That is why we included Daler Rowney System 3 7 Palette Knife Zip Case Set, which includes a selection of 7 palette knives in a handy durable zip case. Ideal for a wide variety of painting techniques, and the perfect set to test your artistic creativity with the palette knife. Plus, it even comes with a hand case to keep them protected, and stowed away for easy travel or storage.
Last, but certainly not least, we have included the exclusive Rex Art Ultimate Oil & Acrylic Brush Set in a Bamboo brush holder. This set contains artist quality Richeson brushes custom selected based on our specifications and quality standards. It also comes with a handy bamboo brush holder, which is great for drying, protecting and transporting your brushes.
Remember you will not see our Acrylic Painting Gift Set anywhere except Rex Art, and it is offered at a fantastic price just for the holidays with Free Standard Shipping! We build our sets from the heart, and we only include the best of the best products from our inventory of over 20,000 art supplies. We know you are going to love giving these sets as much as we love creating them. These always sell out early in the season and are available in limited quantities so don't delay and order now!
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