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News 2008

December 2004

Additional Material Safety Data Sheets have now been added for Matisse Cadmiums, Matisse Inks, Derivan Inks and Derivan MiNiS. Find out more on our Health and Safety page.

11 December 2004

Candy Cane

The Candy Cane CD project is now online - Merry Christmas!




02 December 2004

New project uploaded - have fun painting the primitive doll, Candy! Find her at our Folk Art Projects page.



23 November 2004

November/December 2004 Newsletter now available from the newsletter home page!

22 November 2004

13 November 2004

Changes to the website! Did you want to know more about the following?

30 October 2004

New products launched!

Matisse Derivan are pleased to offer 3 new products. To find out more about these products, why don't you check out their web pages?

Two New Derivan Face & Body Paint Sets

The Derivan Face & Body Paint Toolkit is an excellent start up set for anyone who is looking to earn a little extra cash at fetes or markets, or anywhere where you need to paint a lot of faces. In addition to 5 great colours, it has everything needed to start including brushes, sponges, and sequins. An inspirational book with a considerable number of face painting ideas and techniques allows artists to develop their face painting repertoire.

Introducing the new Derivan Face & Body Starter Set which includes 5 colours, an applicator sponge and two paint brushes to allow you to start painting faces straight away. Packaged in a convenient hang sell box, the inserts also include two simple face painting projects with step by step images, and a useful colour mixing guide.

If you would like more information about stocking these new sets, please contact David on (02) 9736 2022

August 2006

New product - Derivan AVscreen!

Derivan AVScreenMatisse Derivan proudly launch their new product sensation - Derivan AVScreen - and Audio Visual Screen Paint. Use the AVScreen painting system to turn ordinary walls into AV screens - at a fraction of the price - and with outstanding quality.

For more information, visit the Derivan AVScreen page.


Matisse Colour Card now available!

New Matisse Colour CardThe new look Matisse colour card has been printed and is now available.

To request your copy, contact Matisse Derivan on (02) 9736 2022.






Derivan Colour Cards now available

Derivan Colour CardsThe new look Derivan colour cards have all been printed and are now available.

To request your copy, contact Matisse Derivan on (02) 9736 2022.





July 2006

The July/August issue of the Hue Review is now available for download from our newsletter page.

New Product - Derivan Ink - Stamping MediumDerivan Ink - Stamping Meidum

Matisse Derivan is proud to launch their latest addition to the Derivan Ink range - Stamping Medium.
Derivan Ink - Stamping Medium is a transparent paste that you can mix with either Derivan Inks or Matisse Inks to be able to use them on foam stamp pads.


April 2006

Matisse Colour information updated

The Matisse Flow and Structure formula information pages have been updated to provide more information for discerning artists. This page now also includes pigment and transparency information for the 12 new colours in the Matisse range.

New look website

We're currently updating our website - you may have noticed our new look front page - over the next few days, all our pages will be updated to a new style. If you notice anything that is not working in our new format, please let us know

Derivan Colour Cards now available

The new look Derivan colour cards have all been printed and are now available. To request your copy, contact Matisse Derivan on (02) 9736 2022.

Matisse Mediums range expands

Matisse Derivan has recently expanded their range of Matisse Mediums to include two popularly requested satin varnishes. Firstly, the popular Polymer varnishes now includes MM28 Polymer Satin Varnish, a water-based acrylic varnish that is non-yellowing and dries completely clear with a semi-gloss finish. The second addition expands the Final Finish varnishes with MM29 Final Satin Finish, a turps based varnish suitable for use over acrylic or oil paintings. As with other Final Finish varnishes, MM29 is strippable and ideal for restoration work or outdoor murals.

For more information about these products, or to find your nearest stockists, please contact Matisse Derivan on (02) 9736 2022.

07 February 2006

New Craft Projects page - making your own envelopes, using paint to co-ordinate pages.

Convenient Google site search feature added.

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