Announcing All Winners of the 2014 Jerry’s Financial Scholarship

Congrats to these Great Art Students! After much debate and reviewing over 800 entries for the Jerry’s Artarama 2014 Empowering a Young Artist Financial Scholarship, we have finally picked our winner and runner ups. There were many great entries but there could only be one grand prize winner. Presented here, for the first time, here is…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 29/01/2015

Adding Art Into Other School Subjects Makes Learning More Fun

Art is Important as a School Subject, but Can It be a Teaching Tool too?   Although many schools cut arts first in their search to slash budgets because of the expense of art supplies (the answer is that they aren’t shopping at Jerry’s where all the deals are), recent studies have shown that exposure…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 24/01/2015

Enter the 2015 Winter Back to Class Contest with Strathmore

What Have You Created with Strathmore? Jerry’s is proud to announce a new contest with Strathmore Paper. If you like to draw, sketch, color or paint on Strathmore paper, whether its from their lines of Artist Tiles, 300 Bristol Pads, 300 Sketch Pads, or 400 Watercolor Pads, let us know about it and enter 2015…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 22/01/2015

Have You Heard “My Story”?

Share Your Story and Win a $50 Jerry’s eGift Card! Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past couple of months, you should be aware of our “My Story“ page where we let you share your exciting stories about how art has changed your life. Tell us about how art and our art…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 20/01/2015

Once Again Science Says Art is Great for your Brain

As if we didn’t already know this! At this point, we know that art has multiple effects on our brain, can keep our brains healthy longer and have other health benefits that we might not know about. Here are some of them. Our brains were designed to appreciate and process artwork. Recent studies have shown that looking…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 17/01/2015

Matisse and SoHo Fall 2014 Painting Contest Winners

Let’s give a big hand for our winners! After much deliberation, we finally have our winners for our Matisse Derivan 2014 Fall Painting Contest and our SoHo Urban Artist 2014 Fall Painting Contest! With our many yearly contests, Artists have the opportunity to share their art with the world as well as gain fabulous prizes…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 15/01/2015

Announcing Jerry’s 3rd Annual Self Portrait Contest- Enter Now!

  2015 Self Portrait Contest- Up to $4000 in prizes can be yours! Last year we had over eleven hundred of people enter our Annual Self Portrait Contest with hundreds of great entries and 33 happy winners who walked away with a combined $4000 in prizes, the 1st place winner winning a $2,000 eGift card……

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 13/01/2015

Jerry’s New Year’s Resolution Number Three: Expand Your Art Supplies

New and Innovative Art Supplies from Jerry’s can Increase Your Artistic Abilities! This year, one of our favorite resolutions is to expand our collections of art supplies and broaden our artistic capabilities with new products designed to enrich and enhance our art.  Right now, Jerry’s Artarama has many new and exciting products made to help…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 10/01/2015

Jerry’s New Year’s Resolution Number Two: Share Your Art With Us

Enter one of our free contests and win!   If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to get some exposure for your artwork, Jerry’s has a great way to share it: Enter your artwork into one of our Free Art Contests! Every year offer 10-15 art contests where you can win big and get…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 08/01/2015

Jerry’s New Year’s Resolution Number One: Learn New Techniques

This Year I Vow to Learn More As we start off this new year, we thought we would share some of our own New Year’s Resolutions for 2015 to help Artists learn and grow this year.  For our first new year’s resolution we wanted to share, we thought we would tell you all about some of…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 06/01/2015