Canson Mi-Teintes Touch pastel paper

Review: Mi-Teintes Touch Pastel Paper

Canson Mi-Teintes Touch is a new pastel paper to me. Not too long ago I wrote a blog post about the best pastel papers on the market. Fellow artist and friend Jane Gardiner suggested Canson Mi-Teintes Touch which she uses regularly…

Best Pastel Papers

Updated November 2017 to add Mi-Teintes Touch Over the years I have worked with quite a few pastel papers and found some personal favourites. There are a lot of pastel papers out there and for any beginning pastel artist it…

Cretacolor Pastels

Cretacolor Carre Pastels are hard pastels that are nice and easy to use, hardwearing, and affordable. They are great for sketching as well as painting, but limited in use through its small colour selection and the lack of single sticks…

Hughes Easel

As you might have read in an earlier post I have been on the hunt for a new easel for a long time. After much deliberation I finally decided to go for a Hughes Easel, handcrafted from solid American oak…