Mermaid Delights!

I just added a fun little set for Mermaid Lovers to my store! Six delightful  mermaid tail tubes that can be used for hair care potions, lotions and paint! They even have scales embossed in their [...]

Paint Labels!

Have you seen the paint name labels I have available?   There are 20 colours in my matte acrylic paints now. Each set comes with a stencil and a paintbrush. We have them all in my store on [...]

Make your own Paint Markers!

Hello, my fellow Davenpeeps! Today I am going to show you a way to use Jane’s fantastic ink brush in a whole new way and make creating beautiful faces on the go even easier. First we need to [...]

FaberJane Eggs!

Ever since I found out Mermaid Markers are dye based, I have wanted to try them on eggs. I am delighted to report that they work beautifully! All you need is Mermaid Markers (or Inkredible Inks), [...]

INKredible Gouache!

Inkredible… Gouache?! Have you ever had the delight of using an art supply you created yourself? We don’t all get to create our own line of beautiful media like Jane, but you can use [...]

Power Pastels

I really do have to pinch myself some days, because I can’t believe my creating-art-supplies dream came true in such a wonderful way! This morning I did a little Live video of the new [...]

Oh my Gosh!

I have had a wonderful day! Laughing with two great friends on an art ‘play date’.  I feel very happy and blessed to have artistic people in my life that care for me, that I care for [...]

Mermaid Flower Power!

  Using Mermaid Markers to make Flowers By Victory Nichols One of my favorite supplies in the JDMM line is the Mermaid Marker. I loooove my Mermies! When I found myself wanting to add a [...]

Spray Play!

Spraying with Jane Davenport’s paints and markers I love spray inks and really anything that can be sprayed through a small bottle. I love using them for backgrounds in my art journal. But, [...]

BIG Giveaway! A Journal worth Celebrating!

In this post I am going to sing praises for the best journals ever 😍 and tell you about two Giveaways! One is on this blog and you can enter today , and the other is on Instagram, so you [...]

JDMM interntional Stockists!

The Jane Davenport Mixed Media Range can be found in awesome stores around the world! USA and Canada: Australia and International: Janedavenport.com European/UK Art from the Heart [...]

Beautiful Swatch Grids!

This next post is from our guest blogger! I noticed Melissa Bochat’s lovely colour grids on Instagram and asked if she would share them as they build on Tiffany’s previous post. Enjoy [...]

Winner! (and Growing Pains – ouch!)

I must say I feel like the winner here with all the excitement going on with the launch of my Mixed Media collection. I am seeing videos and images galore of Michaels and of peeps shopping and [...]

Countdown is on!

To get me all the way to ‘Jane-uary’ without turning into a disco ball that spins of its axis and goes crashing through the universe, I need to take some  action! I figure that a [...]

Davenparty – my design team!

The ‘Davenparty’ Design Team selection was one of the most difficult tasks I have ever had. My American Crafts social team received a tidal wave of amazing applications and they created a  very [...]

It’s all here!

The new website is here! The new School is here! The new workshop is here! I haven’t finished the Invitational video yet – it’s coming. I am SO excited about joining Dorothy and [...]

Davenparty Design Team Call!

Are you super-creative, love art supplies and feel ready to show the world your artwork? Then I want you to read on and join the DavenParty! I want to inspire people who enjoy all sorts of [...]

My Secret is…….

I am so delighted to tell you this news! Janeuary will be here before you know it! You may have to ask for Gift Vouchers from Michaels and my store for Christmas! We will be giving sneak peeks of [...]

join me in a few hours for my secret!

Did you follow along on the countdown for #janessecret? If so, thank you for your lovely company! The announcement happens at 10am AEST ( that’s Sydney Time if you are using a time [...]

Announcement Countdown!

    Australia  7th Sept 10am  AEST USA 6th Sept 6pm MDT I will be live broadcasting from my Facebook Page with news of my BIG AMAZING SECRET PROJECT!!!! I can’t wait to share! [...]

The Art of Crayon

I contributed to a brand new book by the lovely Lorraine Bell celebrating the wonderful and humble crayon! One of my images is being used in the promotion of the book: My copy should arrive any [...]

Watercolor give-away!

It’s World Watercolour Month! So let’s have ourselves a little celebration about watercolour shall we? Do you LOVE watercolour? If, so tell me why and let me know your favourite [...]

The problem with using art supplies that are not Lightfast and how to get around that!

As a general rule, anything not labelled ‘artist quality’; or not specifically marked ‘lightfast’ is usually not lightfast. Some dyes and pigments are just not stable and undergo chemical [...]

Sennelier Abstracts in Cloth Paper Scissors

My latest article in the ‘Jane Davenport Looks At’ series for Cloth Paper Scissors magazine is out in the latest March/April edition! You can order the magazine itself or as a  [...]

Yay! A new issue and a new Youtube Video!

The new issue of Cloth Paper Scissors means a new article in my ‘Jane Davenport looks at: ” series. You can watch my article for Cloth Paper Scissors on oil Pastels come to life! [...]

A new( to me) pen discovery.

I’m having some arty girlfriend time this weekend – it’s  wonderful! Not only have we created and laughed, they are cooking in my kitchen right now… there is a marvelous [...]

Daniel Smith Feature

I have a feature on the Daniel Smith Site that is all about Buff Titanium. I just visited the site and when I saw my name come up on the front page with a host of fabulous watercolourists, I did [...]