A Jerry’s Online Street Team Art Project with Ron Croci and Da Vinci Panels

Jerry’s Artist Spotlight Artist Ron Croci Is Back With Another Great Art Project 1. The Da Vinci Birch Panel Label. The enclosed tutorial is an explanation of how I have used a Da Vinci, Cradled, Birch panel supplied by Jerrys Artarama to create the art work titled HAMAKUA POKO for the book, THE ATLAS OF…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 07/05/2015

Artist Spotlight Reviews-Phenomenon Shell Paper by Elizabeth Gyles Johnson

A Review of Phenomenon Shell Paper by Elizabeth Gyles Johnson, artist and art instructor Elizabeth Gyles Johnson of Wind and Honey Creations is a pencil artist who focuses her art on the delights of life.  Elizabeth teaches the intricacies of drawing at all skill levels to a collection of students worldwide through online workshops and…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 30/10/2014

Artist Spotlight Reviews-Reflexions Pocket Journal by Elizabeth Gyles Johnson

  A display of work testing the Reflexions Pocket Journal  by Elizabeth Gyles Johnson, artist and art instructor   Elizabeth Gyles Johnson of Wind and Honey Creations is a pencil artist who focuses her art on the delights of life.  Elizabeth teaches the intricacies of drawing at all skill levels to a collection of students…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 06/05/2014

Artful Gathering Blog Hop Ends At Jerry’s Artarama

Sponsor of the Artful Gathering Blog Hop Prizes!      Michael Marchetta, Director of Marketing Operations       To celebrate the opening of Artful Gathering’s 2nd Annual Online Art Retreat, Jerry’s is offering 3 prizes for the Random Prize Drawing. This includes participants who have hopped from blog to blog since January. The blog hop has already…..

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Michael Marchetta -- 22/04/2012

Artful Gathering Blog Hop

Our Next Artist is Up for the Artful Gathering Blog Hop! Celebrating Artful Gathering 2012 Online Art Retreat, Open for Registration Blog Hop your way for chance to win! From June to August 2012, ArtfulGathering.com will be presenting TWO exciting semesters of premiere online video workshops offered by fabulous artists who are known nationally and…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 06/02/2012

How to say “NO.” The comeback reply that will change your life by M Theresa Brown

Change your life? Wow, that’s a big claim!  But it’s true 🙂 All of my articles come from my actual experiences or are areas of interest to other artists.  This is one article where my reply is from the “real life” experiences group and putting this advice into practice WILL , directly and indirectly, change…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 22/06/2011

“If Art Should Sell Itself” then why am I so broke?

“Art Should Sell Itself!” That would be nice. But it doesn’t and it won’t happen. Not in your lifetime.  And curiously enough, artists actually know this.  But somewhere back in their mind is some group, book or individual whispering that phrase to them and early education is very powerful…..even if it is utterly wrong!Artists who…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 09/06/2011

Are you SURE you want a critique? by M Theresa Brown

Critiques. If you are an artist, you cannot escape the universal  useage nor  overexposure of the word, “Critique.”  It is used randomly about the art world to the point where you either embrace the concept or reject it entirely.  In art,  Critiques are used in grade school, in art lessons,  art lecturers and schools of…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 31/05/2011

If I Sell out at this show, I won’t have enough art for the next one… by M Theresa Brown

I chatted with a potter recently about entering an upcoming show that I thought would be good for her.  She surprised me when she laughingly confessed that the previous year she had skipped that opportunity because she was afraid that she would have no time to re-stock her pottery when she sold out at the…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 18/05/2011

PSoA Conference 2011

When I was in school, I got in ruts just like anyone else.  Sometimes you are just frustrated or uninspired.  But one of the great things about school is that you have teachers and classmates to inspire you.  I have written before about how different it is to paint after college.  You do  not have…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 16/05/2011