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…..
Jerry's -- 18/11/2011
Does the Beauport stand up the wind test? Is it sturdy? Prove it-
Prove It! In this segment of Prove It! Mikey G will test the claim that the Beauport Large Format Outdoor Easel perfect for outdoors and plein aire, will allow you to paint using large sized canvases even in windy conditions. Watch as the Beauport Easel gets hit with wind up to 12-13 mph’s. Will the…..
Jerry's -- 19/10/2011
Is the Rhapsody Watercolor Brush truly the best watercolor brush?
Prove It! Is the Rhapsody Watercolor Brush truly the best? In this segment of Prove It! Mikey G looks to prove that the Rhapsody Kolinsky Watercolor Brushes are truly the “best value in their class.” By putting them to the test against the handmade English standard, Mikey G goes through a series of experiments to…..
Jerry's -- 02/09/2011
Winsor & Newton: The World’s Finest Artists’ Materials
175 years of fine art supplies 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 between! Winsor & Newton…..
Jerry's -- 26/08/2011
Neutral Grey Palettes Will Change Your Painting Forever
Tonal palettes that will change your painting forever — See colors just as they will appear on your canvas! We are so excited here at Jerry’s Artarama that the new line of SoHo True Color Peel Off Neutral Grey Palettes have come into stock! The SoHo “Magic” True Color Peel Off Neutral Grey Palettes not…..
Jerry's -- 12/08/2011
Why Artists Love To Use LUKAS Paints!
Legendary Quality Paints, High Performance, Great Prices! Many of you are probably already familiar with German-made LUKAS paints: with a history spanning back almost 150 years, LUKAS has consistently produced high quality, artist grade paints of the finest caliber — and has a dedicated following to prove it! If, however, you have never had the…..
Jerry's -- 08/07/2011
Celebrating American Artists this 4th of July
Inspiring American paintings for Independence Day! This 4th of July weekend, why not brush up on your American art history? Many great artists — and art movements — were born and worked right here in the USA, inspiring generations of artists after them. From sculptors and photographers to filmmakers, performance artists, printmakers and more, America…..
Jerry's -- 01/07/2011
Summer Plein Air Painting
Bring art outside this summer by painting plein air! Summer is here! Time for pool parties, barbecues, trips to the beach or mountains — or maybe somewhere even more exciting! Why not record your memories of these happy summer days not with a snapshot, but with a painting? Pack up all your art supplies and…..
Jerry's -- 29/06/2011
My LIFE is art. ART is my life.
What is art? Even an art essay may struggle to fully define art. Being an artist isn’t just about putting pencil to paper, or brush to canvas & painting surfaces. Art can and does mean so much more than that, to so many people. Art is a way of seeing the world, a way manner…..
Jerry's -- 23/06/2011
Art prodigy Aelita Andre Takes The Art World by Storm
Budding young artist takes the art world by storm! Hailed as the “Pint-Size Picasso,” four year old prodigy painter Aelita Andre began her forays into the world of art at the amazing age of 9 months old, had her first exhibition when she was 2, has produced over 200 paintings and now has a solo…..
Jerry's -- 20/06/2011
How To Mount Canvas Onto Ampersand Boards
Art Project: Learn how to mount canvas, paper, and other flexible supports onto Ampersand boards! Do you love the texture of canvas or paper, but prefer the stability of painting on board? You can get the best of both worlds by following along with Ampersand’s Andrea Pramuk as she outlines an easy and archival method…..
Jerry's -- 15/06/2011
Come Out for a Great Cause!
Hello there blog friends!Come out for a great cause! Robert King is selling his “Alien in Love” series. Please join us at Lilly’s Pizza for First Friday, May 5th for a gathering of friends, beverages and Great Pizza 6pm-10pm. Each painting is for sale ranging from $400 – $824. Please contact Robert or Lisa King…..
Jerry's -- 04/05/2011
Listening to the Advice of Jack White by M Theresa Brown
I have admired the advice of artist Jack White for a long time. He is not one of those online marketing artsy gurus who blows smoke at you. He tells it like it is when it comes to the real life of the real working artist. He never went all glossy and high tech and…..
Jerrys Blog Squad -- 25/04/2011
Strathmore Ready Cut Watercolor Paper
Are you an artist that creates lots of smaller-sized original paintings? Then you’ll love new Ready Cut Watercolor papers from Strathmore Artist Papers. They offer you the convenience of standard size sheets for the best-selling sizes of ready made frames and mats. And that saves you time and money. Choose from cold and hot press…..
Jerry's -- 21/04/2011
The Power of Social Networks For Artists
The Power of Social Networks Although I have shared my insights and successes about social networking before, mainly Facebook, there is not much I can improve upon in this article from marketing book author, Penny Sansevieri! I am ALWAYS sharing with artists that ALL businesses operate in essentially the same fashion..and an artist’s business is…..