Set in Style
Add the finishing touch to your art with the new Solara frames from New Jersey Frame & Moulding. The rich, two-tone frames have a red bole undertone that imparts a warmly accented gold to offset the silver panel. Imported from Spain, these designer frames are available in six profiles: colonial, reverse and liners (each style comes in two sizes). For more information, contact: New Jersey Frame and Moulding, 62-68 Kearney St., Patterson NJ 07509. Tel: 800/526-5281.
On the Road
With Sennelier?s new artist?s travel oil set, you can take the best of your studio on the road. The stylish metal case features 14 34ml tubes in an assortment of colors, an empty jar for turpentine, three brushes (two white bristle, one mongoose), a painting knife, a palette dipper, a Plexiglas palette, charcoals and an extra fine oil leaflet. The suggested retail price is $199.95. For more information, contact: Savoir-Faire at 40 Leveroni Court, Novato CA 94949. Tel: 800/332-4660. Web site: www.savoir-faire.com.
The Artist?s Touch
Developed to be superior in color, texture and response, Unison soft pastels are handmade by artist John Hersey, whose vibrant color formulations are a result of a decade of experimentation. Blended almost exclusively from pure pigment and water these special pastels are now available in wooden box sets. Both standard- and medium-size stick sets are available in both landscape and portrait color schemes. Sets of 40, 48 and 66 start at $254.40. For more information, contact: Jack Richeson & Co. Inc. at P.O. Box 160, Kimberly WI 54136. Tel: 800/233-2404. Web site: www.richesonart.com.