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

Turner Acryl Gouache, the super hybrid paint

  It’s a Gouache, it’s an Acrylic, it’s…Turner Acryl Gouache! Although acrylic colors are very versatile and have been employed in more uses than any other type of paint, they still are lacking something, they have been missing the opacity and matte properties of gouache. If you were looking to get those matte and opaque…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 21/09/2013

Gouache, did I say that right?

What Is It Anyway? If you’ve never heard of it, Gouache (pronounced gwaash) is the slightly misunderstood paint that essentially works as an opaque watercolor. It’s made of ground pigments and binders (such as gum arabic, ox gall, and preservatives), giving it velvety opaque, brilliant color– but what makes it opaque is the addition of either…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 18/09/2013

Winsor & Newton: The World’s Finest Artists’ Materials

175 years of fine art supplies — on sale now! Chances are, if you’re an artist, you’re familiar with Winsor & Newton — and for good reason! This world-famous company produces some of the finest and most popular art supplies available in the industry: from paints and mediums to canvas, brushes, paper, and everything in…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 26/08/2011