Hahnemühle´s 2018 Calendar Painting Competition – Shortlist for a “Maritime World”

Rolling waves, majestic sea animals, rural coastal landscapes and colourful beach life …

Everything that is classically nautical can be found in our exclusive 2018 Hahnemühle FineArt Calendar. We therefore proudly present the video of shortlisted calendar paintings. Thank you to ALL participants who took part in the competition!

We have had an outstanding response. With more than 750 artists, from 36 countries, who have submitted a remarkable 1700 pictures. We are absolutely thrilled about the sheer volume and high quality work that we have received. There has been so much creativity in motifs, style and techniques.

Our final announcement of the 12 winners will be made in October 2017, so stay tuned for our next announcement, and keep your fingers crossed!

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Small, black and versatile – embellish a Hahnemühle Black Book with your artwork

Hahnemühle starts a new join in campaign. We are searching for creative fans from the UK who like scrapbooking, calligraphy, pastel or sketching and would like to embellish one Hahnemühle Black Book. The ring binder with the black pages is originally intended for sketches and pastels with contrasting colours. But is also wonderful for other…

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From the studio: How a pastel on Ingres paper arise

Maria Harmony Gratia Bruchmann (USA) on her pastel painting “Beekeeping in the city”, the June motif in Hahnemühle´s art calendar 2016. I’m a self taught, art history interested, environmentally aware and scientifically oriented person, trying to find enlightenment in what I do. I love to paint to find the innermost circle of my soul and…

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Perfect on Hahnemühle paper: Painted originals and their digital reproductions

Karin Kuthe reports in the following article about her experiences with digital reproductions of her traditionally painted pictures. The highly experienced artist works in the techniques of watercolour, acrylic and pastel on traditional artist papers from Hahnemühle. For a few years she has reproduced her originals on Hahnemühle Digital FineArt papers as inkjet prints. She is excited by the creative potential of image reproduction on the same paper on which her originals arise. Enjoy reading!

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Meet the papermakers – Hahnemühle @Creativeworld 2015

Artist paper novelties, artist talks, painting workshops, customer meetings and a get-together for bloggers had been the highlights of Creativeworld 2015 in Frankfurt for us. Enjoy our video and get inspired by our paper which makes the difference – even for your art.

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Pastel painting on Hahnemühle Velour

Simone Hofmann

There are hundreds of pastel colors in different degrees of hardness, and in a variety of colors and shadeshochlandrind available, depending on the manufacturer. This opens up a potential that allows the presentation of complex and highly detailed designs.

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