Text courtesy of Los Angeles Magazine
The students who flock to L.A.'s big art schools--Otis, Art Center College of Design, CalArts--or to vibrant community programs at Barnsdall Art Park and Self-Help Graphics & Art don't have any trouble scoring the paints, pencils, paper, and other goods they need for their projects. A broad palette of stores caters to professional artists as well as true beginners, and even to the crafter eager to break in. Prices are often tailored to the budgets of starving artists, many of whom also staff the shops.
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