Thursday, 31 January 2013

Spring Fair International

We are currently on our way to Spring Fair International at the NEC to begin unpacking and preparing for the show to start on Sunday! We will be at stand 4K04, so why not pop by and say hello to us? Below is a small selection of the new designs we shall be launching next week, below are some designs from the ranges Pencil Box, Sweet Tooth and Crazy Eyes, hope to see you all there!

Crazy Eyes

Pencil Box

Sweet Tooth

Wednesday, 23 January 2013

Ruby Winters - New Product Launched

New designer Ruby Winters has produced a range of 6 new textile and fashion inspired designs for The Art Group. She enjoys combining raw textural marks, contrasting them against clean graphic colour to create modern edgy prints. Ruby’s love of colour is evident throughout her work. She loves to offset vibrant and cool colours together to create unique illustrations.

Tuesday, 22 January 2013

Alex Burnett, Painted Landscapes

Artist Alex Burnett has produced a collection of 6 beautiful new artworks to add to our 
established range, Painted Landscape.

Alex graduated from Edinburgh College of Art in 1999 and has gone on to become a full time artist and illustrator based in Aberdeenshire. Her paintings capture landscape and wildlife by using a vibrant acrylic palette and combing a contemporary style with intricate detail. 

Monday, 21 January 2013

New Range - Tom Percival

We are pleased to announce the launch of a brand new range from renowned “authorstrator” Tom Percival. This colourful set of 8 cards entirely captures Tom’s quirky humour. As well as being a successful writer and illustrator in his own right, Tom is well known for his illustrations on the hugely successful Skulduggery Pleasant books.

Friday, 18 January 2013

Eat My Words - New Range

Eat My Words is the latest range from the renowned Howard Shooter Studios. It combines well known phrases and our favourite foods in a perfect combination resulting in a set of 6 funny, bright and bold cards.

Wednesday, 16 January 2013

Steve Bloom - New Range

The Art Group is delighted to have a new range, Wild Spirit, from the image library of highly acclaimed wildlife photographer Steve Bloom. This set of 12 stunning cards encapsulates animals at the heart of their natural environment. Steve has won awards for his work and his photographs are exhibited around the world. His library also includes the work of other leading wildlife photographers who also strive to capture the spirit of the animal.

New Blog

Hi and a big Welcome to our new Blog!

"Art for All" was our original mantra over 20 years ago and has remained core to all our products ever since. The Art Group has been the market leader during this period for contemporary greeting cards, becoming synonymous with the industries most diverse and exciting collections. Over this time we have built strong relationships with artists helping them to publish and distribute their work. The result is that many of our artists have enjoyed great success and we have grown to become one of the most iconic greeting card publishers in the UK. From best selling artists and renowned photographers through to newly discovered talent, the collection unites the best of our successes, combining innovation and experience we fuse commerciality with creativity to bring forward a new generation of greeting cards.

Under new ownership of Paper Rose, The Art Group continues its creative legacy ensuring we deliver the highest standard of innovation and design. Teamed with the expertise, international distribution and production network of our parent companies, our portfolio goes from strength to strength as we develop new collections across the globe. Our continued collaboration with Pyramid International on the wall art side of the business ensure strong development potential for both artists and licensors alike.

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