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January WHITE SALE! 25% OFF all single sheet white paper stock*
Now is a great time to try some different papers by the sheet. Experience the smoothness of a Hot Press Watercolor paper, or the new Arches oil paper that is ready to paint on with no preparation. Almost any paper can be used as a drawing paper. Try a few different ones, Stonehenge, Rives, Arches Cover, 88, Hosho, & Mulberry to name a few. *Discount good on regular priced papers.

Pitt Artist Pens 20% off
We have updated our display with the newest colors of these amazing pens filled with pigmented drawing ink.


20 % OFF Faber Castell Watercolor Pencils and Polychromos Colored Pencils!
Expand your color world! We have doubled the colors in both of our open stock displays of these highest quality pencils. At these prices, you can't afford not to!

FREE! Solvent Free Gel
when you buy $25 of Gamblin Products
Stock up on oil color, mediums and grounds and get a 1.5oz sample of the amazing non-toxic Solvent Free Gel. Click on the picture above to read more about Gamblin Solvent Free Gel.

NEOCOLOR I -- New at Art Department, these highly pigmented wax crayons are NOT your childs color crayons. Use them alone, as a resist, or draw over encaustics or dry cold wax for detail.
NEOCOLOR II -- A long time favorite, these versatile water-soluble crayons are luscious dry or wet. You can scrape into them dry or blend them together with a wet brush. Plus, they have a high lightfast rating to boot.
NEOPASTEL -- We have never seen such an array of color intensity in an oil pastel. The sticks contain permanent artist pigments and are supremely smooth and blendable.

You can't go wrong with one of these. These beautiful handmade certificates can be for any denomination and used on one or multiple visits towards merchandise or classes with no expiration date.

Bring a smile to someones face, remember us for stocking stuffers and Gag Gifts! Ton's of funny, insulting, crazy little things like the full size Inflatable Turkey, Bacon Bandages, Instant British Accent Spray, and of course the classic extending Freeloader Fork. Check it out!

NEW Winsor & Newton Water Colour Markers
These markers deliver precision and control and are compatible with all W & N watercolors and mediums. Their lightfast formulation offers optimal performance, transparency and brightness. Each twin-tip marker has a flexible brush tip on one end and a fine point tip on the other end. Once a drawing is made with markers, it can then be transformed into a watercolor painting by applying water with a brush. The sooner water is applied, the better the resulting washes will be. Colors can be mixed either on the paper or on a palette. All sets on sale, see our Holiday Gift Guide above.

NEW Kids Kits!
These are just a few of the new high quality kits for kids. They range in price from $16.99 to $24.99 and include a full color instruction booklet. Check out our Kids section for tons of creative materials for kids.

50% Off Clearance Sale!
Get a jump on your Holiday shopping with some great items at amazing prices. We have gone through the store and picked items that we are either closing out or are overstocked on. Find the high quality Canson Digital Paper great for printing your artwork and favorite photos on for cards and prints. Other materials include Winsor & Newton Cotman Watercolor Tubes, and University Brushes, Wink of Stella glitter pens- great for holiday cards, Tran Pencil Bags, and more. All at 50% OFF!

40% OFF Princeton Oil & Acrylic Brushes
Artist's quality brushes come in a variety of shapes. Their stiff yet soft tapered tips lend more control than less expensive brushes. Treat yourself, you and your paintings deserve the best!


All 358 colors of Copic Sketch Markers are in stock at the new everyday sale price of $5.50 each! These markers have replaceable nibs and the ink is refillable. Click the picture to find out more about these awesome pens.

40% OFF WOOD CRADLED PANELS - Now Stocking New Sizes!
Made in Salem by American Easel, these panels are constructed of a smooth solid poplar wood 1 5/8 cradle (frame around the back) for strength and rigidity and a top quality birch wood face. The company uses locally grown and sustainable materials from Pacific Northwest mills that have a vested interest in preserving the forests for future generations. We love these!
Many of our customers are turning them over and using them as frames.

Art Department, Inc • 254 Commercial ST NE • Salem, OR 97301
Hours: Mon-Thurs: 9am-6pm • Fri: 9am-5:30pm • Sat: 10am-5pm • Sun: noon-4 pm
Toll Free: 877-780-7465 Local: 503-364-7465 Fax: 503-581-8136
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