10 Best Paint Accessories

10 Best Paint Accessories

Complement your painting with the best accessories, found right here at Officeworks. We’ve chosen the 10 best pads, canvases, brushes and books to help you kick your artistic goals.

Whatever your needs, you’ll find something that fits at Officeworks.

Our top 10 paint accessories

  • Best Acrylic Paint Brushes

    Born Taklon Brushes

    Born Taklon Brushes


    Call out feature: For acrylic paints, easy to clean, short handles

    Synthetic brushes such as Born’s taklon brushes are ideal for acrylics because they cope well with the acrylic resin, are easier to clean, and do not mind sitting in water. Born Taklon brushes have short handles and they come in various sizes and shapes.

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  • Best Watercolour Brushes

    Art Spectrum Series 500 Imitation Golden Sable Brushes

    Art Spectrum Series 500 Imitation Golden Sable Brushes


    Call out feature: For water-based paints, fine lines & smooth washes

    Art Spectrum Series 500 brushes are made using an imitation golden sable synthetic blend, making it ideal for use with all water-based media. Available in various sizes, these brushes are capable of fine lines as well as smooth washes.  

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  • Best Oil Brushes

    Born Hog Brushes

    Born Hog Brushes


    Call out feature: For oil paints, resilient & strong, various sizes

    Born’s hog brushes are best for oil paints as they are strong, resilient and accentuate the qualities of the paint. Choose larger sizes for washes and for painting broad areas of background, and smaller bristles for sharp edges.

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  • Best Watercolour Pad

    Born 100% Cotton Watercolour Pad

    Born 100% Cotton Watercolour Pad


    Call out feature: For watercolours & wet media, acid-free, 300gsm

    Born 100% Cotton Watercolour Pad was designed and milled in collaboration with James Cropper paper mill to deliver uncompromised quality and feel. This is an acid-free, cold press paper that is supplied in a pad of 12 natural white sheets. The watercolour paper is a heavy 300gsm paper that is great for working with watercolours and other wet media.

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  • Best Drawing Pad

    Born Drawing Pad

    Born Drawing Pad


    Call out feature: Acid-free, medium grain cartridge, 120gsm

    Born Drawing Pad was designed and milled in collaboration with James Cropper paper mill to deliver uncompromised quality and feel. Comes in a pad of 50 sheets, this medium grain cartridge paper is acid-free and comes in an off-white colour. The premium paper is 120gsm, making it suitable for a wide range of media including pencil, pen, ink, pastel, charcoal, and block paint. 

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  • Best Mixed Media Pad

    Art Spectrum Yupo® Pad

    Art Spectrum Yupo® Pad


    Call out feature: Ultra-smooth finish & tear-resistant

    This Art Spectrum Yupo Pad has an ultra-smooth finish and is resistant to tearing and buckling, ensuring that it stays flat while you work. It is the ideal mixed-media pad for alcohol-based inks, offset printing, drawing with pencils, inks, acrylic paint, and watercolour paint. 

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  • Best Visual Diaries

    Winsor & Newton A4 Hard Cover Visual Diary 120 Page

    Winsor & Newton A4 Hard Cover Visual Diary 120 Page


    Call out feature: Versatile & convenient

    This Winsor & Newton Visual Diary is a versatile blank canvas for your creativity. The quality cartridge paper pages can be used with a variety of art supplies including coloured pencils, pencils, gel pens, pastels and more. Plus, the protective hard cover makes this diary perfect for taking on the go.

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  • Best Art Canvas

    Born Thin Edge Canvases

    Born Thin Edge Canvases


    Call out feature: 380gsm cotton, triple primed, hobbyists & professionals

    All Born canvases are made from 100% unbleached 380gsm cotton. Each canvas is triple primed with quality acrylic gesso, making it suitable for use with acrylic, oil, and alkyd paints. Available in up to 27 different sizes, this back-stapled, acid-free Born canvas is the preferred choice of stretched canvas for students, professional artists, and hobbyists. 

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  • Best Art Display Books

    Born Display Book

    Born Display Book


    Call out feature: Customisable, acid-free, durable

    Born Display Book is ideal for protecting and clearly displaying your work. It features a clear cover that can be easily customised with labels, pictures, or title pages. The display book comes with 20 clear, acid-free pockets that are permanently bound for durability. 

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  • Best Art Folio

    Born Kraft Folio

    Born Kraft Folio


    Call out feature: Lightweight & convenient

    Born Kraft Folios are ideal for collating and holding your artwork or documents. Made from uncoated kraft paper, Born Kraft Folios are lightweight and comes with a folding flap closure to prevent your artwork from falling out.

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