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Art Advice, Local Art Community & Inspiration

Gwartzman's is happy to provide insight to any questions you might have regarding art materials-- what's the difference between brush tip shapes? What does all the labelling on the back of a paint tube or jar mean? Find these answers and more below!

The art community can be a fantastic place to gain inspiration! Check out local artists that you may be familiar with, and some new art and new faces. Look inside studios big and small, and learn about some of our own favourite big names in the art world.
Celebrating Women in Art |  Joan Mitchell

Celebrating Women in Art | Joan Mitchell

Joan Mitchell's career as an abstract artist spanned more than four decades. She is most well known for her paintings but was also versed in lithography and pastel drawings. After attending the Art School of Chicago in the late 1940's, she travelled to France on a fellowship where her painting b...