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Medium back in Stock tomorrow!!

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After a bumper sale of Cuní’s medium in the last month, which saw us running out (I know – baaaaad!!!) we are delighted to announce that it will be finally back in stock tomorrow!! This medium binds more pigments than ANY other medium out there. So if you like your colours to pack a punch…

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Susanne Liddle

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Today we are impressed by this beautiful piece by Susanne Liddle. This mixed media artwork is based on the Welsh legend of Blodeuwedd,  also known as ‘the woman made of flowers who is turned into an owl.’ Susie’s testimony tells us how she combined Cuní’s watersoluble encaustics with hot wax encaustics to a stunning effect.…

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Sharon Wilson – an inspiration

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Thanks to one of our clients we have discovered the Bermuda based artist Sharon Wilson. She is an incredibly inspiring artist, depicting family life from a black perspective. Here a little excerpt from her website: To live in a country where black people represented nearly 60% of the population, but were absent from television, film,…

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The Summer is Nigh!!!

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The sun’s finally out, nature’s colours are exploding and we’ve dared to put our winter coat away (we’ve thought that day would never come). We are so delighted with the return of light that we’re giving a smashing 20% discount on all our products. For the whole month of May!! So let’s welcome all your…

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Celebrating the Royal Academy’s Jasper Johns Exhibition

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You still have time to see the fabulous Jasper Johns exhibition in London’s Royal Academy until December 10th. It is definitely worth a visit if you’re in town. A bit of interesting trivia: Jasper Johns has created some brilliant pieces using Cuní’s water soluble encaustic. If you would like to paint with encaustic wax without…

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ESPACIO ORIGINAL PRINT FAIR 2017

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Yesterday we went to the preview of the ESPACIO ORIGINAL PRINT FAIR 2017 at Bethnal Green’s Espacio Gallery. It was a fabulous opening of an impressive exhibition, showing original hand pulled prints by 18 outstanding printmakers. The exposed artists have exhibited widely in London venues including the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, the Affordable Art Fair…

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Modern Encaustic reviews Cuní Paints

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We do always enjoy Madrid based Modern Encaustic’s brilliant blog. This time they’ve written about our watersoluble encaustic, so we thought we’d share this with you: “If you never had the experience of slowly sliding your best brush on a perfectly smooth wax surface, definitely you have to try it. It is an incomparable experience.…

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Christy Harris – An Inspiration

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If there ever was a passionate voice that makes us want to pick up a paint brush, it must be the voice of Christy Harris. Based in Australia and relatively new to painting, she is so incredibly passionate, refreshing and self-deprecatingly funny that we just have to share her story with you. This is Christy…

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Jabeen Ghauri

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We will continue our trend to write about some of the outstanding artists that have joined us in our club. One of the latest is Surrey based Jabeen Ghauri. In her own words: “My work is influenced by my life in East Africa and my love of the outdoors. I am attracted to light in…

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Jane Tan

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One of the most recent artists to join our fan club of Cuní’s water soluble encaustics is the fabulous Jane Tan. A visual artist based in Auckland, New Zealand, she specialises in beautifully delicate mixed media abstracts. Describing herself as an artist of inquisitive nature, she loves to experiment with medium and materials. In her…

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