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Welcome to the Retailers & Distributors section, where you will find all the information and tools you need to display and promote Strathmore® products.

Upcoming Promotion

2018 Winter Back to School
Nov 12, 2018 - Jan 18, 2019

2018 Winter Back to School Sale

Great savings on core favorites!

Save up to 20% on our best-selling fine art pads this WBTS season! Encourage your customers to express their artistic talents with deep discounts on core essentials.

We're offering big savings on a variety of 300 Series bundles*, including Mixed Media, Watercolor and Canvas. Our Canvas/Acrylic Paint Bundles feature Strathmore pads bundled with Royal Talens Art Creations acrylic paint sets. These bundles are perfect for beginners, offering a great value paired with key performance characteristics. Stock up while supplies last!

This season, we're also excited to offer savings of 15% on our premium quality 500 Series Mixed Media surfaces. This cotton surface is internally sized for wet media, with a durable vellum finish for drawing techniques. Save up to 20% on select 400 Series pads, including Strathmore's most popular sketch pad, Recycled Sketch.

Save up to 15% on Strathmore 400 Series Artist Tiles. Allow your customers to experience the emotional benefit of art through pattern drawing on Strathmore Artist Tiles. Available in affordable, pre-cut convenient sizes, and appropriate paper surfaces. Perfect for enjoying the creative, approachable process of combining repetitive marks, circles, lines, and forms to create small pieces of art.

See all of the deals of the season in the interactive electronic version of our WBTS promotion located HERE. As you browse through the flyer, click on interactive links to view helpful information! You may also access a PDF version of our seasonal promotion in the retailer and distributor tools section of our website. Download the latest Flash version to view online Download the latest Flash version to view online.

*Limited Quantities Available


Current Promotion

Holiday Sale
Sep 10, 2018 - Nov 2, 2018

2018 Holiday Sale!

Great savings on holiday favorites!

The 2018 holiday season is just around the corner. Strathmore is excited to share powerful discounts on artist favorites.

Save up to 20% this year on an assortment of cards, including our NEW Mixed Media Postcards! The convenient, portable postcard size makes them perfect for sending handmade greetings.

Save 20% on a variety of core item bundle packs, certain to be a big hit this gift season. Other great gifts such as Art and Visual Journals are on sale at 15% to 20% off, including our popular Metallic Sketch Journals. Available in Brushed Silver and Hammered Copper, these fashion-forward journals are beautiful and economical.

The Learning Series pads are 20% off so artists can save while enjoying expert instruction paired with quality paper. Additionally, save up to 15% on select Strathmore® Writing items, including a gift-ready Strathmore® Writing Bundle.

See all of the deals of the season, in the interactive electronic version of our Holiday promotion located HERE. As you browse through the flyer, click on interactive links to view sell sheets, informational links, and other helpful items! You may also access a PDF version of our seasonal promotion in the retailer and distributor tools section of our website. Download the latest Flash version to view online.


New! Strathmore® Mixed Media Postcards

The front of the card is left blank for your art. The opposite side is printed with the traditional markings of a postcard so you can mail your piece and share your artwork.

A heavy weight paper that has the attributes of a watercolor paper but with a vellum drawing finish. It is ideal for watercolor, gouache, acrylic, graphite, pen and ink, colored pencil, marker and collage.

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Introducing Strathmore® 400 Series Oil Painting

New Oil Painting paper from Strathmore provides artists with a convenient alternative to canvases or boards for oil paints or oil pastels. No gesso is required to prevent oil saturation, just simply tear out a sheet and start painting! The linen surface mimics canvas while providing texture to help blend and hold layers of paint in place. Intended for the creation of final art pieces. Available in 3 pad sizes and large format sheet stock.

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Introducing 400 Series Toned Blue Mixed Media

The response to our Toned Tan and Gray Mixed Media papers has been overwhelming! Now, for the first time, we introduce a NEW blue color to our family of Strathmore Toned pads: Toned Blue Mixed Media paper! Specifically created for use with light and dark media, it also combines the characteristics of a watercolor paper and the finish of a drawing sheet, creating a paper that performs for all wet and dry media. Flip over covers feature sheets that stay in the pad yet tear out cleanly. Like all of our Toned products, Toned Blue Mixed Media paper is 100% recycled with 30% PCW.

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New! 500 Series Heavyweight Mixed Media

The Newest Member of the Strathmore Mixed Media Family
This extra heavyweight, 3-ply cotton surface is internally sized for wet media and has a durable vellum finish for drawing techniques. It is excellent for watercolor, gouache, acrylic, graphite, pen and ink, colored pencil, marker, pastel, and collage. It can stand up to multiple layers of media applications, is archival, and is lignin free.

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Metallic Journal - Sketch

These fashion-inspired journals feature an 18 point simulated hammered copper or brush silver journal cover. Journals are constructed with a metallic printed chipboard backing, coordinating heavy-duty wire binding, and have a removable flysheet.

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400 Series Toned Mixed Media Hardbound Art Journal

Available in Warm Tan and Cool Gray. This mixed media paper is ideal for light and dark media. Medium drawing surface with the wet media characteristics of a watercolor sheet.100% recycled, contains 30% post-consumer fiber, acid free.

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400 Series Toned Mixed Media Softcover Art Journal

Available in Warm Tan and Cool Gray. This mixed media paper is ideal for light and dark media. Medium drawing surface with the wet media characteristics of a watercolor sheet.100% recycled, contains 30% post-consumer fiber, acid free.

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Strathmore® Vision™

Artists are as unique as their vision. That's why we listened to requests for a series of artist pads with covers that can be customized. For the first time ever, our new line of pads features a tear away fly sheet that reveals a heavyweight, CUSTOMIZABLE, blank cover made from high quality, steel blue mixed media paper. Featuring extra high sheet counts and extra durability, this affordable line delivers key performance characteristics for sketching, drawing, mixed media and watercolor art. All Strathmore Vision products are proudly made in the U.S.A. and are acid free.

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Learn to Draw Hand Lettering

Maureen ”Marzi” Wilson is a creative artist and maker who has been teaching workshops in stores, schools and online for years. Her goal is to provide accessible arts and crafts instruction to artists of all levels, which she does on her website madebymarzipan.com. We developed two Hand Lettering Learning Series pads with Maureen focused on bringing you high quality instruction on Hand Lettering Basics and Adorable Hand Lettering.

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