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They're Back! Order a Classic Brainery Tote

A full decade after we first printed them in 2012, the classic Brainery tote bag is back! This is only our second printing of these bags ever, and only 250 will be available. Your purchase will help support us during the seemingly never-ending pandemic and you'll get a super-cool tote to boot!

Order now for delivery, or pick up at the Brainery in Prospect Heights. 

The bags were designed by world-famous (seriously!) illustrator...

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Coaster + Cyanotype Supply List

Here's the supply list for our cyanotype coaster class. 

To make cyanotypes, you'll need a set of cyanotype chemicals. I like Jacquard brand, but there are many out there. 

You'll also need watercolor paper (or other art paper that can handle water). I like Canson, and 140lb paper will be thicker, while 90lb paper will be a little on the thin side. 

You can also buy pre-sensitized paper, but I find the quality of these to...

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Jan 29: Join us for a special watercolor coasters class!

SIGN UP HERE! Jan 29 from 12-1:30pm.

Make some lovely + simple watercolor coasters that are perfect for gift giving! We'll start by exploring a few easy watercolor techniques then transform those paintings into coasters made with durable acrylic rounds and copper tape. if you're feeling extra festive, we can add in some metallic flakes as well. 

No experience required! You can make up to 4 coasters (keep some and gift...

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