Art allows us to express our creative side, placing our thoughts on canvas or paper, and bringing it alive with color. For some people, it can be therapeutic, such as, for the elderly, and children. Many people may paint as a hobby, while others took it for their career; all know where each of the Local Art Supplies Retail stores are located. What I love about art is that, there are numerous styles, and types, for everyone. Local Art Supplies Retail stores carry everything you will need for your newest project. There will be a wide range of drawing supplies such as: Pencils, Markers, Inks, Pens, Crayons, and Charcoal. As for the paints, you can find oils, pastels, acrylics, and water colors. Local Art Supplies Retail Stores carries items for Printmaking, Etching, Lithography, and Monotype Printmaking. There are various types of canvas such as pre-stretched, Roll, Painting Panels, and all the canvas supplies to make your own canvas. Local Art Supply Retail stores carry various forms of paper for your art projects such as: Water color, printmaking, Japanese, decorative, as well as digital art papers. When your project is completed, many Local Art Supply Retail stores also do custom framing, as well as carry unfinished and finished frames. Some Local Art Supplies Retail stores carry more than just paint and drawing supplies. They may have available clay, for those who love to make sculptures, or are bead makers. The clays come in a wide variety of colors, to ensure you will find the right color for your project. There are also books available to purchase, for the beginners of sculpting and bead making.