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The Drawing Room Gift Vouchers The Drawing Room Gift Vouchers
$10.00 - $250.00
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Give the gift of creativity with a gift voucher for The Drawing Room! The perfect present that ensures that special person gets exactly what they want. To purchase multiple gift vouchers, simply keep adding to your shopping cart. Please note these are physical gift vouchers which are sent to you via courier. - Gift Vouchers may be redeemed in store or online using the two codes printed on them. -…
Copic Ciao Markers Copic Ciao Markers save
$7.99
$6.79
15% OFF
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The Ciao marker is the most economical Copic, providing the same great quality and experience as Sketch, but at a more attractive price. The Copic Ciao marker is smaller than the Sketch marker and holds less ink, but matches the Sketch marker in every area of quality. It is also refillable with any of the inks in the Copic Inks range, making it the perfect introductory marker for those wanting to…
Derwent Inktense Pencil Tins Derwent Inktense Pencil Tins
$49.99 - $217.99
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From $49.99 Derwent Inktense Pencils provide a unique drawing and painterly experience. Their core is pigment-based and extremely soluble in water, but unlike watercolour pencils, when you add water the core transforms to an ink-like wash. Once the wash dries, it is permanent and cannot be rewetted. Ideal for layering, Derwent Inktense Pencils are highly pigmented and are bright, vibrant colours.…
Fabriano 1264 Mix Media Pad Spiral 300gsm Fabriano 1264 Mix Media Pad Spiral 300gsm save
$7.49 - $29.99
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From $9.99 Fabriano 1264 offers seven paper qualities in distinctive branding to suit a wide range of drawing and painting applications. Perfect for students, beginners, amateurs and all art enthusiasts, even professionals. These papers are bound in generous volumes, providing excellent value per sheet. All spiral bound pads feature a micro-perforation, so sheets are easily and cleanly detached fo…
Fabriano Bristol Marker Pads 250gsm Fabriano Bristol Marker Pads 250gsm save
$8.99 - $18.74
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From $11.99 Fabriano Bristol Marker Pads contain 10 sheets of acid-free paper with an ultra-smooth soft white surface. Bristol paper has a weight of 250gsm and is incredibly versatile, suitable with a variety of different dry and wet media. Ink, alcohol and solvent based markers, felt tip pens, watercolour, gouache, airbrush, pencil and charcoal will all glide over the surface effortlessly. Colour…
Fabriano Ecoqua Gummed Dots Notebooks 85gsm A5 Fabriano Ecoqua Gummed Dots Notebooks 85gsm A5 save
$9.99
$7.49
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Fabriano Ecoqua Notebooks are perfect for writing and drafting with pencils, ballpoint pens, fountain pens, and marker pens. Each notebook contains multiple sheets of off-white paper that is blank, lined, or has a grid pattern (0.5 cm squares). Choose gluebound, spiral-bound, or staplebound notebooks. Notebook Type: Gummed Dots Notebook Size: A5 Paper Weight: 85gsm
Jacquard Acid Dye 14g Jacquard Acid Dye 14g save
$12.49
$10.62
15% OFF
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Acid dyes are used to colour silk, wool, feathers, other protein fibers and nylons. Extremely brilliant and colourfast, Jacquard Acid Dyes are highly concentrated, powdered hot water dyes that produce level, uniform colour during immersion dyeing. They exhaust well and won’t bleed or fade with washing. Of all the colourants in the world, acid dyes are known to produce the most luscious colours of…
Jacquard Lumiere Paint 66ml Jacquard Lumiere Paint 66ml save
$15.99
$13.59
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The most versatile and wide-ranging assortment of metallic and pearlescent acrylics available, these stunning light-bodied paints brush on smoothly and are formulated to last. Use Lumiere paints whenever a metallic or pearlescent effect is desired, for fine arts, craft, home decor or textile applications. They won’t crack, peel or chip, even on flexible surfaces like fabric, leather, vinyl or rubb…
Jacquard Piñata Alcohol Ink 118ml Jacquard Piñata Alcohol Ink 118ml save
$27.49
$23.37
15% OFF
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Jacquard Piñata Colours are highly saturated, fast-drying alcohol inks for any hard surface, including glass, metal, plastic, ceramic, stone, leather, resin, polymer clay, YUPO and more. Indelible and impervious to water, Piñata Colours clean up with alcohol and re-wet themselves, allowing for unique effects and techniques not easily achieved with water-based inks. As a dye-based, highly transpare…
Jacquard Textile Traditional Exciter 9 Pack Jacquard Textile Traditional Exciter 9 Pack save
$52.99
$45.04
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Semi-transparent, light-bodied Textile Colour paint can be used on natural and synthetic fabrics, leather, paper or wood. Traditional Exciter 9 Pack Includes: • 9—1/2 fl oz/14.79 ml bottles of Textile Colour paint with the following colours: • Yellow, True Red, Violet, Sky Blue, Turquoise, Apple Green, Brown, Black, White. For more about Jacquard Textile Colours click here.
Jasart Charcoal Sketching Tin 4pc Jasart Charcoal Sketching Tin 4pc save
$17.99
$14.39
20% OFF
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Jasart Studio Charcoal Sketching Set includes: 1 Black charcoal pencil- soft 1 Black charcoal pencil- medium 1 Black charcoal pencil- hard 1 Paper stump
Jasart Drawing Board Easel A2 (FSC 100%) Jasart Drawing Board Easel A2 (FSC 100%) save
$104.99
$83.99
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The Jasart Drawing Board Easel is an essential piece to have in your studio. Artists and planners alike love this handy board as it is ideal for sketching, drawing, and painting. Made from a smooth FSC beech wood surface the drawing board comes complete with a built in pencil rest. The angle adjuster offers flexibility for different drawing methods and different scaled projects. Available in both…
Jasart Studio Sketching Tin 27pc Jasart Studio Sketching Tin 27pc save
$59.99
$47.99
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Jasart Studio Sketching & Drawing Set includes: 12 Graphite sketching pencils 3 Black charcoal pencils- soft, medium, & hard 1 White charcoal pencil 1 Sepia pencil 1 Pierre Noire charcoal pencil 3 Compressed charcoal sticks 3 Paper stumps 1 Metal sharpener 1 Kneadable eraser 1 Eraser
Moleskine Classic Notebook Hard Cover Pocket Plain Moleskine Classic Notebook Hard Cover Pocket Plain
$28.99
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This elegant, well-designed tool is the perfect space to put pen to paper. The Classic Notebook traces its origins to the legendary notebooks used by artists and writers over the centuries – every word and sketch you add to its pages make you part of the story. Details - Hard cover available in 6 colours - Rounded corners, elastic closure and matching ribbon bookmark - Ivory-colored, 70 gsm, acid-…
Sakura Pigma Micron Fineliners Black Sakura Pigma Micron Fineliners Black
$6.49
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Sakura Pigma Micron Fineliners are water-based pigment liners ideal for illustration, cafting and use with watercolours. Ink is of archival quality- waterproof, chemical-proof and fade resistant. Ink dries quickly, does not bleed through paper. Use Pigma Micron to leave a mark that will last a lifetime. Made in Japan.
The Paper House *CLEARANCE* Layflat Journal 3 Pack A5 Portait The Paper House *CLEARANCE* Layflat Journal 3 Pack A5 Portait
$4.99
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*Clearance product, available while stocks last* The Paper House Layflat Journals are perfect for everyday journaling, drawing, and sketching. - Premium 105gsm natural white cartridge paper - Suitable for dry media such as markers, pencils, charcoals, crayons, and more - Designed to lay flat whilst working seamlessly over double pages Pack contains 3 A5 portait journals.
Uni Posca Markers PC-1MR Ultra-Fine Bullet Assorted Colours Set 8 Uni Posca Markers PC-1MR Ultra-Fine Bullet Assorted Colours Set 8
$49.99
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POSCA paint markers are an excellent multi-surface, creative pen. POSCA contains water-based pigment ink which is lightfast, water-resistant, and will write on almost any surface. With its extra-fine calibrated tip ringed in metal, the PC-1MR has all the qualities of a paint marker in the form of a pen! Designed for amateurs and professionals looking for an ultra-fine, dense line, it offers a rich…
Winsor & Newton Mersey Studio A Frame Easel (FSC 100%) Winsor & Newton Mersey Studio A Frame Easel (FSC 100%) save
$259.99
$207.99
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This robust Beechwood studio easel offers both stability and flexibility of adjustment for a variety of canvas sizes. The lower support features a metal ratchet for adjustment of the working height. The easel can accommodate a maximum canvas height of 124cm (49"). FSC certified. Assembly Required. Overall Height: 233cm (92") Maximum canvas height: 124cm (49") Width of easel: 56cm (22") Depth of ea…
Winsor & Newton Promarker Set of 6 Landscape Tones 1 Winsor & Newton Promarker Set of 6 Landscape Tones 1 save
$49.99
$39.99
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Winsor & Newton ProMarkers have two high quality nibs, allowing for many line effects. The fine bullet nib is perfect for adding precise detail to your artwork, and the broad chisel nib is ideal for broader strokes and filling in large areas. The alcohol-based ink is translucent, which allows you to experiment with building up layers of colour to achieve different degrees of opacity and depth. Bea…
Winsor & Newton Promarker Watercolour Set 24 Winsor & Newton Promarker Watercolour Set 24 save
$289.99
$231.99
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Promarker Watercolour offers all the attributes of watercolour paint, but in a twin-tipped marker with a flexible brush-tip and a fine point. The water based pigmented ink in these markers allow you to create beautiful painterly effects when mixed with water. And thanks to the high quality pigments, your work will not fade. Perfect and convenient for creating gorgeous, expressive artworks on the g…

About The Drawing Room

The Drawing Room is a Christchurch owned and operated art supplies store, providing a comprehensive range of products and workshops to the local art community for over 25 years.

Our team are friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. More importantly, we have a real passion for all things art related. We are here to help artists to find the right mix of products for the goals they wish to achieve no matter if they are professionals, hobbyists, students, or just starting out.

We stock an extensive range of products from paints and pastels, to canvas and craft supplies- we have it all! Both in-store and online, you can find products from leading international brands such as Winsor & Newton, Liquitex, Fabriano, Daniel Smith, and Jacquard (and many more!). Our range is ever-expanding and we love to hear suggestions of new products to stock.

We also run a wide variety of fun and exciting workshops in store with talented local and international tutors. You can check these out on our workshops page or follow us on social media for updates. We are continually adding new classes so keep checking back to see what's coming up, there really is something for everybody!

Community and creativity are at the heart of everything we do. We would not exist without our loyal customers and we are excited to have this platform to share our products and service with the rest of New Zealand.

Whether you are an absolute novice or a professional artist we have what you are searching for and look forward to helping you fulfil your creative needs! 

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