Do Canvases Breed in Dark Closets?

Do Canvases Breed in Dark Closets? You Decide! Dryden Art and Canvas Keepers – Get Organized! The ultimate organizer for studios, classrooms, galleries, museums and more! Disorganized artists, rejoice! The Dryden Art and Canvas Keepers are your perfect solution — so it’s time to get those half-finished paintings and raw canvas off the ground and…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 16/04/2013

Prove it-Can the Yes All Media Canvas take on anything?

Prove It! In this segment of Prove It! Mikey G will test the claim that Yes Canvas by Creative Mark can take any media you throw at it. Is the Yes Canvas an all media canvas? Can the Yes all media Canvas take on oils, acrylics, watercolors? Watch the video to find out! Please enjoy…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 18/11/2011

Paintings Paint Themselves by Valerie (Valry) Drake

At least in my dreams they do. Vibrant slashes of brilliant hues dance across the canvas. Big wide paintbrushes dip into soft, buttery mounds of paint on huge pallets and then lift and float to add to the beauty. Sometimes I can actually see the paintings in progress. Other times I only see paintbrushes and…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 14/06/2010

Devaluing the Material – Valuing the Artist by Valerie (Valry) Drake

Have you ever been intimidated by a blank canvas or blank piece of paper? All that pristine whiteness is just looking at you, waiting for the first mark of pencil or brush. Waiting for you to either create beauty or to spoil its pureness. Nonsense! In most of my beginning classes we have an exercise…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 07/06/2010

He’s Going to be an Artist Since he got Laid Off by Valerie (Valry) Drake

  A while back I was in Jerry’s just looking to see if there was anything new that I couldn’t live without and there was this guy looking at acrylic mediums and he looked kind of lost. So I sort of made friendly sounds and we started talking. Later I found out that he had…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 12/05/2010

Playing with Canvas by Heather Goldstein

  Do you ever feel stuck? That may be a ridiculous question because I can’t think of any artist whose creative juices are always flowing. One of the best things an artist can do, in my opinion, is to PLAY and try something new! Sometimes I find that I get so involved in developing my…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 12/05/2010