the art league store Archive

What’s That Thing? Color Shapers

This curious, versatile little tool looks like a paintbrush, except on the brush end is a flexible silicone tip. Read more →

A Beginner’s Guide to Paintbrushes

Here — in broad strokes — is The Art League guide to paintbrushes. Read more →

What’s That Thing? Tortillons

What is a tortillon? What's it for, and how's it different from a blending stump? Read more →

How to Read a Tube of Paint

Here's our quick guide to finding what you need to know on paint tubes, front and back. Read more →

5 Gift Ideas for the Art-Lover in Your Life

Someone special in your life loves art — whether that means making it, learning about it, hanging it in their home, or all three. Read more →

Meet The Art League Store Staff: Chris Cardellino

We’re on a mission to spread the word about The Art League Store — a brick-and-mortar art supply store hidden in a second floor corner of the Torpedo Factory — by introducing its staff of working artists here on our blog. Last time, we interviewed Cindy Richmond. This time we talked to long-time Art Read more →