There are many different types of materials, supplies and tools that an artist requires to create his works of art. These can be purchased from art supply outlets or from online stores. Qualities and prices vary for these supplies based on their brand as well as level of talent. Supplies used by professional artists would cost more than those available for students.
The many types of art easels available today
An art easel
is a support or stand that is used by an artist to rest his drawing surface or canvas while he is working on it. Most easels are adjustable in height, width and angle, allowing the artist to raise, lower or adjust the angle at which he can view his work, at the same time giving it the support it requires. Their design allows them fit into small working areas and they are usually collapsible making it easy for storage. There are various types, shapes and styles of art easels and they come in a wide range of sizes. There are studio easels like A-
frame easels, art horses and bench easels, giant easels, H-frame easels, single-mast easels and wall mounted easels to name a few. There are also table easels, outdoor easels, children’s easels as well as display and presentation easels. An art easel can be made from aluminium, metal or wood.
A good brand of face paint is safe to use
An art supply outlet or online shop may also stock face paint supplies
for use by either professional face painters or amateurs. These paints are specially prepared by using a makeup base to protect the skin from any allergic reaction. Theater actors, makeup artists and professional artists always choose a good quality brand of face paint as they can be assured that it is safe to use. It is therefore, also advisable to use a good brand for events like children’s parties etc. Face paints come in an assortment of colors.