Smart Art September 2016 Subscription Box Review


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Smart Art Box
Cost: $49.95/month.
Ships To: United States.
Coupon Code: N/A

Smart Art September 2016 Subscription Box Review

Smart Art provides artists with diverse, high-quality materials that inspire and nourish creativity. Each month subscribers receive a new box featuring a different artist that highlights their time-period, 8-11 trial/full sized art supplies, a suggested project, and a detailed pamphlet introducing a new art medium.

Smart Art September 2016 Subscription Box Review

Smart Art ships via USPS and ships on or around the 1st of the month. If you sign up on or before the 28th of the month, you will get the box that will be released on the 1st of the following month. All orders processed after the 28th will ship the month after the following month. For example, a purchase made on or before October 28th will be shipped November 1st. A purchase made on October 29th will be shipped December 1st.

Smart Art September 2016 Subscription Box Review
I usually can’t figure out the projects / themes,  but I knew right away what this one was.

Smart Art September 2016 Subscription Box Review

Smart Art September 2016 Subscription Box Review
The September 2016 Smart Art theme was Street Art: Banksy!

Materials

Smart Art September 2016 Subscription Box Review

The kit included the following materials
~Chroma Acrylic Mural Paint Markers (4oz) (Scorched, Stop, Rock Star, Ice)
~Tombow Mono Pro Drawing Pencil Set (3PCS)
~Gallery Cradled Wood Panel 8×10
~Pro Stroke Premium White Bristle Brush (Round 10)
~Beste Finest Golden Taklon Hair Brush (5/0 Spot Touch)

Instructions

Smart Art September 2016 Subscription Box Review

The information includes detailed instructions. You can do the same project they do, or you can branch out on your own.

My Project

Smart Art September 2016 Subscription Box Review

Smart Art September 2016 Subscription Box Review

Smart Art September 2016 Subscription Box Review

Smart Art September 2016 Subscription Box Review

Smart Art September 2016 Subscription Box Review

Smart Art September 2016 Subscription Box Review
I used the markers to get my paint on the board and then blended with the larger brush.  For the outline and smaller details I used the small brush that was included.  I don’t believe that Banksy has ever done a pumpkin (LOL), but I like mine!

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Jennifer is the author and founder of Subscription Box Ramblings. She first discovered subscription boxes in 2012 and has been addicted since. Current favorites include Popsugar Must Have Box, Boxycharm, Mommy Mailbox and Rachel Zoe Box of Style.

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