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Minimal Mountain Painting in Acrylics by Artist Lisa Kowieski

Lisa Kowieski

Creative Adventures - Welcome to Episode 4: Minimal Mountain Painting in Acrylics by Artist Lisa Kowieski In this in-studio teaching episode, I will be teaching you how to paint a minimalistic mountain scene using three colors. I will be using acrylic paints on a pro tone canvas panel to create this painting I hope this video INSPIRES YOU on YOUR OWN CREATIVE ADVENTURES!

Plein Air Painting Tutorial -How to Paint Outside in Telluride, Colorado by Lisa Kowieski

Lisa Kowieski

Welcome to Creative Adventures Episode 2: How to Paint Outside in Telluride, Colorado! (Plein Air Painting Tutorial) In this first Plein Air tutorial episode of Creative Adventures with Made by Lisa Marie we will be learning how to paint outside, anywhere! This is recommended for artists who wish to improve upon their skill sets with Plein Air painting. This first Plein Air painting video takes place in the Historic Downtown village of Telluride, Colorado (a very FAMOUS plein air painting spot!). We will be learning about some of my FAVORITE supplies I bring for acrylic Plein Air painting and how to "approach" a Plein Air painting by using LAYERS. I hope this video INSPIRES YOU to go on YOUR OWN CREATIVE ADVENTURES and try painting outdoors!

Blending and Crosshatching in Drawing

Luana Luconi Winner

Join professional pastel artist Luana Luconi Winner for an exciting Free Video Art Lesson demonstrating blending and crosshatching techniques with pastels.

Painting & Palette Knives: Unique Techniques, Tips & Tricks Jerry’s Live #96

  Jerry’s LIVE Episode #96 – Painting & Palette Knives: Unique Techniques, Tips & Tricks Featuring: Painter’s Edge XL Palette Knives Set of 6, Paramount Professional Gallerywrap Canvas Would you like to imbibe your painting with a sculptural quality, but not quite sure how? Are you a texture junkie, but have grown tired of everything…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 21/03/2019

Create An Oil Pastel Painting, Step-By-Step LIVE How To Jerry’s Live #95

  Jerry’s LIVE Episode #95 – Create An Oil Pastel Painting, Step-By-Step How To Featuring: Mungyo Oil Pastels Did you love that feeling of crayons in your hand as a kid? That freedom and feel of smooth application of color in your hand, where tight detail isn’t a thought seems just a lovely memory, right?…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 13/03/2019

Basic Watercolor Skills Demo-Creating a Small Landscape Using Watercolor Supplies – Jerry’s Live #94

  Jerry’s LIVE Episode #94 – Basic Watercolor Skills Demo- Creating a Small Landscape Using Watercolor Supplies Featuring: Turner Professional Watercolors Take just the basic supplies needed to paint in watercolor: paint, paper, brushes, and a palette… and watch this basic watercolor LIVE demo of a small landscape! This event will feature pigment-rich, Professional Turner…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 07/03/2019

Beginning How To Colored Pencil Skills With Basic Supplies – Jerry’s Live #93

  Jerry’s LIVE Episode #93 – Beginning How To Colored Pencil Skills With Basic Supplies Featuring: Cezanne Colored Colored Pencils The Colored Pencil medium has always maintained popularity with illustrators, designers, and students, alike. However, it has risen as a fine art medium to a huge number of devotees, demanding lightfastness improvements of manufacturers and…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 27/02/2019

Water Mixable Oil Paints-An Introduction to Solvent-Free Oil Painting – Jerry’s Live #92

  Jerry’s LIVE Episode #92 – Water Mixable Oils: An Introduction to Solvent-Free Oil Painting Featuring: LUKAS Berlin Water Mixable Oils! So you’ve always wanted to try oil painting, but you have asthma, a compromised immune system, or other health issues that have kept you from it? The water mixable oils revolution can change all…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 20/02/2019

Beginner Graphite Pencil Drawing – Jerry’s Live #91

  Jerry’s LIVE Episode #91 – Beginner Graphite Pencil Drawing Featuring Top Brands: Cezanne, Soho, Kum, Maries’s and More Possessing decent drawing skills seems like a logical, no-brainer foundation for all artists. However, with work, family, or a busy lifestyle, a lot of artists don’t practice drawing enough to be truly proficient. The allure of…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 15/02/2019

Wood Frames In White, Grey and More Colors- Ready Made Art Frames – Decor Frames

Country Chic Frames – Millbrook Frame Collection Available in 17 styles, 2 Frame widths! Made by master craftsman at Jerry’s right here in the USA Wide: Dimensions– Face 2½”, Rabbet Depth ½”, Overall Depth ¾” Narrow: Dimensions– Face 1½”, Rabbet Depth ½”, Overall Depth ¾” Sizes 8×10″ through 16×20″ come with 2mm glass and cardboard backing Sizes 18×24″ and…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 08/02/2019

Mixed Media Painting Step-By-Step Watch and Paint Along from Start to Finish-Jerry’s Live #90

  Jerry’s LIVE Episode #90 – Mixed Media Painting Step-By-Step: Watch and Paint Along from Start to Finish Featuring Top Brands: Turner, GOLDEN, Liquitex, Da Vinci Panels and More Mixed Media works are fun and freeing to create – you can use most any supplies together, provided you know what works with what or how…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 08/02/2019

Handmade Brushes Made Exclusively by Skilled Artisan Brush Makers

Handmade Brushes for Jerry’s Artarama at jerrysartarama.com Here at Jerry’s Artarama we believe in giving artists the highest quality in art materials and that’s why we take pride in our handmade brushes. Made exclusively by skilled artisan brush makers, Jerry’s brushes are made using the finest materials. We source the best natural hairs or synthetic…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 05/02/2019

Acrylics 101 for Beginners with Basic Supplies – Jerry’s Live Episode #89

  Jerry’s LIVE Episode #89 – Acrylics 101 for Beginners with Basic Supplies When artists want to try a new medium, it can be hard to determine what you REALLY need (at bare minimum) to give it a trial run, ensuring it’s really for you. This episode features the basic acrylic supplies you need to…..

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Jerry’s Blog Team -- 31/01/2019