Portfolios, Cases & Carriers

  • U.Go Tripod$280.00

    Designed specifically for the plein air painter, this practical tripod ticks all the boxes for studio use or outdoor painting treks: it's lightweight, compact, and sturdy. Compatible with all pochade boxes with a universal 1/4" tripod mount.

  • Drawing Boards$35.10

    These portable, multifunctional tote boards are great for both indoor or outdoor sketching and painting. They feature sturdy, low-profile Grip Clips, an easy-carry cutout handle and a heavy-duty rubber band to keep pad or paper in position. Made of untempered MDF.

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  • Drawing Tubes$25.00-$35.003 items

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  • U.Go Canvas Panel Carrier Large$380.80

    The u.go Plein Air Wet Panel Carrier provides the ultimate durability and flexibility to transport multiple sized wet painting panels

    The exterior is made of a rugged, waterproof, and solvent resistant material to protect your wet painting panels from the elements while the interior is made of a rigid, yet lightweight, aluminum frame providing maximum wet panel protection

  • Troop Classic Top Body Bag Ash Grey$69.95

    Adjustable canvas shoulder strap with stylish and functional, brass plated buckles; Secure zip pocket back; Zip pocket on the front; Keyring Charms holder for your personal touch.

    One internal zip pocket for maximum security; Inner slip pocket for Phone; A deep and spacious main compartment with a zip on the top ensures your essentials and gadgets travel in safety giving you one less thing to worry about. H26 x W21 x D9 cm

  • Troop Classic Zip Cross Body Bag$73.95

    This across body bag could make a favorable travel companion for you as it is small and perfect to carry your passports, tickets, small map book, and a digital camera for those lovely vacation pictures. Size: H22 x W18 x D7cm Super strong canvas, Genuine leather trimmings, and detailed zip pullers.

  • Troop Classic Cross Body Bag Small$63.95
    Adjustable canvas shoulder strap with stylish and functional brass plated buckles. The front flap is held in place by a buckle made of genuine leather and brass plated metal with magnetic clips underneath. Fastening: Zipper Blue Additional zip pocket under the front flap. H27 x W22 x D7cm
  • U.Go Plein Air Anywhere Pochade Boxes$291.20-$519.20

    u.go™ Anywhere™ Pochade Box was designed for travel from sea to summit and anywhere in between. The products are designed and manufactured by New Wave® in Pennsylvania, USA. Each tree's inherent beauty, shown in the grain lines, knots, and varying wood tones, combines with our work handcrafting each pochade box to create an item that is uniquely yours.

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  • U.Go Plein Air Anywhere Side Trays$65.90-$69.95

    Anywhere™ Side Trays are compatible with Anywhere™ Pochade Boxes. The 4"x11" side tray can be used with all models, but is recommended for the 11"x14.5" model. For use as a brush, tool and medium cup holder, or additional palette mixing space. Weight: 0.50 LBS

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  • Canvas Pencil Cases$35.90-$79.90

    These handcrafted pencil cases are made of a finely woven 16 oz. canvas. They are perfect for storage or for artists on the go. Fits 24 or 48 pencils

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  • Genuine Leather Pencil Cases$51.70-$110.00

    These genuine leather pencil cases provide compact and convenient storage for artists on the go. Black, and with a zippered closure, they open to reveal elastic loops that hold pencils securely in place. When closed, the zipper snaps into the top of the case for a clean look.

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  • Niji Pencil Roll$10.60Out of Stock

    This durable pencil roll is made of water-resistant canvas and holds 36 pencils, pens, brushes or drawing supplies. It has a secure strap with a snap closure and measures 19" long and 7 3/4" wide.

    art supplies not included.

  • Filex Calendar Portfolios$36.95
    Available in three sizes this display portfolio can be set up for table presentation. This portfolio has d-ring metal clips to hold 10 protective sleeves. Additional sleeves can be added.
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  • Krystal Seal Bags$6.72-$123.95

    Krystal Seal is an acid-free archival environment for the storage and protection of artwork, photographs and documents. Each bag has a resealable flap so that it can be used time and time again. Perfect for displaying or storing all traditional and modern sized items, including those used for printmaking, photography, watercolors, pastel-work, and inkjet prints. 25 bags per package.

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Delivery Rates

Our delivery rates are:

  • Prepaid A4 Satchel (nationwide): $5 per order
  • Local (Auckland): $5.50 per order *
  • Local Towns (within 150kms): $7.50 per order *
  • Rest of North Island: $9.30 per order *
  • South Island and Great Barrier: $10.40 per order *

Prepaid Satchel is available for some smaller items that will fit into an A4 envelope. Please do not select the satchel option if your goods are breakable, easily damaged or flammable.
* Oversized items may be charged an additional amount - once you have selected the items you need proceed to checkout to see the exact costs.

Rural delivery fee $3.30 per order

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