A Revolutionary Bright Idea for Oil Colorists

Most experts will agree that linseed oil is the most flexible of all the oils used in the production of oil color.  The reason pale oils are used is because linseed oil was not all that pale and tended to give a slight yellowish cast when the painting was finished. Additionally, it would darken over time,…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 16/11/2016

How Do I Clean An Oil Paint Brush?

Products Used in this Video NOTE: Click on images to go to product pages Chelsea Classical Studio Lavender Brush Cleaner A Safer Natural Alternative To Turpentine That Actually Smells Like Lavender! Made from 100% natural distilled fruits and flowers, featuring lavender, Chelsea Classical Studio’s Lavender Brush Cleaner is a safer natural alternative to turpentine, petroleum…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 27/05/2016

5 Pro Tips for the Beginning Watercolor Painter

Get Better with the Right Knowledge and Right Tools! In the past, we’ve taught you 5 Pro Tips for Beginning Acrylic Artists and 5 Pro Tips for the Beginning Oil Painter, and now its time for the budding watercolor painters out there! Watercolors, while typically thought of as light and fun, they can also be…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 27/02/2016

Whats the Buzz- LUKAS Aquarell 1862 Artists Watercolors

A Jerry’s Exclusive! LUKAS, Germany’s best paint makers have made on of our most popular lines of watercolor paints- LUKAS Aquarell 1862 Artists’ Watercolors. It’s been one of our most popular and best selling watercolors. We thought we’d share the buzz that’s being said since Artists have been clamoring for these wonderful watercolors. LUKAS Aquarell…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 25/02/2016

Watercolor Terms You Should Know

A Quick Guide to 10 Easy Watercolor Techniques   Here at The Splatter, we try to be as helpful as we can when it comes to teaching you more about art. So, in the spirit of keeping things simple, here are a list of terms for beginner watercolor painters to learn more abut the techniques…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 27/01/2016

Announcing Jerry’s 2015 Fabriano Watercolor Paper Art Contest

What Have You Made with Fabriano Watercolor Paper? Jerry’s Artarama is proud to present the Fabriano Watercolor Paper Contest! Last year we started this great contest with Fabriano Watercolor Paper and you all showed some amazing talent and artistic skill. So this year we decided to have the contest again. Prizes Show us what you…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 19/05/2015

Discover Daler-Rowney Brushes, Inks, and Georgian Oils

Touching the Lives of Artists Through Every Step of Their Journey Having been part of the art supply business for over 225 years, Daler-Rowney has been with artists every step of the way making quality colors and materials since 1783. Started by brothers Richard and Thomas Rowney in London, Daler-Rowney has always been known for…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 28/04/2015

Turn to Turner

Did you know you can turn 12 colors to 120? Every artist has some fun mixing colors, and part of the fun of it is exploring the different hues we can create. However, this can also be quite frustrating when we can’t make the exact color we’re looking for. If only there was a way…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 11/04/2015

10 Easy Watercolor Painting Ideas for Spring

10 Simple Ideas to Get You Started Spring has started and the weather is finally warm enough to get back outside and paint. And the best paint to paint with right now are Watercolors! With bright, flowing color and carefree brushstrokes, Watercolor paint is symbolic of the freshness that Spring brings to our art. So…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 26/03/2015

Get Outside Like These Famous Plein Air Painters

Here is Your Spring Inspiration!   Spring is here and it’s gorgeous outside so its time to get out and start plein air painting. These famous artists wasted no time getting outside and neither should you. So for some inspiration, here are a few famous professional artists who were superior at plein air painting.  …..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 21/03/2015