Specials

  • Cold Wax Medium: Techniques, Concepts and Conversations NZD $94.00 $75.00
    More than just a technical guide, this 320-page, fully illustrated book provides comprehensive information for those who are new to cold wax, as well as technical expertise and inspiration to those already using the medium. The authors' advice and experience--along with the work and words of over 100 artists from around the world--will strengthen your work and studio practice, suggest exciting new directions, and support thoughtful self-critique. ... more »
  • FastMatte Alkyd Oil Introductory Set NZD $152.00 $121.60
    Gamblin's FastMatte Alkyd Oil Colors Set gives painters a thoughtfully constructed palette of fast-drying oil colors. With FastMatte, thin layers dry in two hours to a matte surface with a beautiful tooth and a deep, soft luster. FastMatte colors are compatible with oil painting mediums and traditional oil colors which make them ideal for underpainting and plein air. This set contains eight 37ml colors in cadmium yellow light, cadmium red light, alizarin permanent, ultramarine blue, pthalo green, yellow ochre, chromatic black and titanium white, one 37ml Solvent-Free Gel, plus a primed, ready-to-use painting panel handcrafted in North America from sustainably forested birch. Panel measures 12.25" x 6.5" x 1.75"... more »
  • Gamblin Artist's Oil Colors Introductory Set NZD $187.90 $150.32
    Gamblin's Introductory Set of Artist's Oil Colors was designed to give painters a thoughtfully constructed palette of luscious oil colors to support any style of painting. This set is built around a primed, ready-to-use painting panel handcrafted in North America from sustainably forested birch. The set contains one each of nine colors in cadmium yellow light, cadmium red light, alizarin crimson, ultramarine blue, viridian, yellow ochre, burnt umber, ivory black and titanium white in 37ml tubes. The primed, cradled panel measures 12.25" x 6.5" x 1.75"... more »
  • Caran d'Ache Neopastel Crayons
    Neopastels are professional quality oil pastels with superb smoothness and blendability. These pastels are absolutely dustless. They are made from permanent pigments that are equally suited to intense coloring, delicate shading, and subtle transition of hue. Individual pastels measure 62mm × 9mm.... more »
    96 items
  • Rub N Buff 15ml NZD $16.95
    Burnish, Decorate, Gild, Highlight, Restore, Stencil. Rub n' Buff can be used to beautify hundreds of surfaces and is widely used to decorate picture frames using the fingertip application method.... more »
    12 items
  • Canson Mi-Teintes 500 x 650
    The most famous lightfast pastel paper in the world. In heavy weight with rough texture, these 60% cotton papers come in fifty breathtaking pulp-dyed colors that go all the way through. Acid free, they are also excellent for pencil, scrapbooking and papercraft. Minimum order on this paper is five assorted sheets ... more »
    34 items
  • Art Spectrum Damar Crystals 500g NZD $80.80 $64.64
  • Art Spectrum Artist Oil 150ml
    Art Spectrum oil colours give the artist colours which are pure, brilliant and intense, and which remain that way. Only the very best pigments have been used and are stated on every tube.... more »
    90 items
  • Old Holland Wooden Box Set NZD $590.40 $442.80
    This quality set includes 15, 18ml tubes of Old Holland Artist Oils, a wooden palette, an oil painting medium and artist's turpentine. Also, 3 Chungking bristle brushes, 2 brass painting cups and willow charcoal. Save 25%... more »
  • Super Sculpey Original 454g NZD $34.00 $29.90
    Super Sculpey is a ceramic-like sculpturing compound that is shatter and chip resistant. Super Sculpey remains soft and pliable if stored in a very cool place. After baking, Super Sculpey becomes hard and is ready for painting and/or glazing. It can be carved, sanded and drilled.... more »

How to buy

Note: we do not deliver outside New Zealand.

Enter the quantity and click "add to cart". When you are ready to pay for your order proceed to checkout. Payment is made by credit card on a secure server using Paypal or Payment Express. Alternatively you may pay by "bank deposit" or by phone on 09 489 7213.

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

For privacy, returns and security policies please read our policies page.

Categories

Join Takapuna Art Supplies on Facebook

 
Sign up to our newsletter
Buy Art Books - new Buy Art Books NZ

Art Books

From anatomy to watercolour see all our latest art books...

"Friends of the store" artists supplies discount loyalty programme

We like to reward our Friends of the Store by giving back in kind. If you would like to be a part of our loyalty program simply register and upon purchase we will contact you about the member benefits available. If you are already a member simply register online and we'll upgrade your online account so that you can purchase directly online with all your member benefits.

Visit us at 124 Anzac Street, Takapuna.
Ph: 09 489 7213