Feb
24
2012

LUKAS 1862 Oils: A Letter From Jerry's President

Compromise on cost, not quality! As many of you may know, this year is LUKAS' 150th Anniversary!  Founded in 1862 by Dr. Franz Schoenfeld, LUKAS has been making professional paints ever since, and are internationally recognized as a top artists' color maker.  Using only the finest pigments, binders, and milling methods, LUKAS colors are used by professional and amateur artists the world over.   Ira Goldstein, President of Jerry's Artarama, has written a few words to you about LUKAS 1862 Oil Colors, the flagship line of this unique paint brand: Classic oil colors were made using the finest pigments in full ... [More]
Feb
16
2012

Earliest copy of the Mona Lisa found in Spain

Da Vinci's famous masterpiece, copied alongside the original! Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa — probably the most famous painting in the world, right? It's also one of the most copied paintings in the world, with dozens if not hundreds of replicas created over the centuries. Everyone recognizes it, many love it: "iconic" is certainly a good descriptor of its impact. Now, we have even more to learn about this masterpiece. Just this month, the Prado Museum in Spain unveiled an amazing discovery: what is believed to be the earliest copy of da Vinci's famous piece, most likely painted right alongside the master in his own studio. The Art Ne... [More]
Feb
14
2012

Prove It! Can you really get the same effects with water-mixable oil paints?

Prove It! In this segment of Prove It! Mikey G will solve the mystery of water-mixable oil paints and test how they measure up against traditional oils. Can water really mix with oil? How do LUKAS Berlin Water-Mixable Oil Colors compare with traditional oils in terms of consistency, body, and clean up? Watch the video to find out! Please enjoy this Prove It! video and let us know what you think in the comments below! Are you a fan of water-mixable oil paints? Looking for a less toxic way to paint in oils? Tell us about it in the comments below!

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