Enjoy the outdoors while its still warm enough with an easel you can take with you! The middle of November brings many things, cool nights, gray overcast skies and an absolutely beautiful abundance of colors in the trees and leaves. It paints the perfect scene for any Artist to take advantage of. The contrast of the…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 16/11/2013
Let’s Celebrate the Father of Impressionism! Monsieur Oscar-Claude Monet was born November 14, 1840, on the fifth floor of 45 rue Laffitte, in the ninth arrondissement of Paris. His biographies paint him as someone who strove to commit his life to his artwork. He entered a secondary Art’s Academy at the tender age of eleven and…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 14/11/2013
A Dictionary for the Struggling Art Viewer Have you ever been looking at an art exhibit when the label catches your eye? You see the title of the piece, author, medium and then a description of the piece. Often the description of the piece will read something like this: “Above the artist expresses the banality…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 12/11/2013
Why use an inferior paint when you can get superior paint for a lower price? If you havent tried LUKAS paints, you’re missing out. LUKAS paints have amazing quality, incomparable color intensity, a brilliant color spectrum and high pigments. From oils to acrylics to watercolors, the paints produced by the German paint-maker have been…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 09/11/2013
Professional Painter Vicki Gould uses SoHo Urban Artist Oil Colors to create a gorgeous, realistic tiger! In her Artist Spotlight, we introduced Vicki Gould, an award-winning oil painter. From her experience, she finds that no other oil paints out SoHo Urban Artist Oil Colors for her style of painting. SoHo Oil colors provide a smooth…..
Jerrys Blog Squad -- 07/11/2013
Introducing Vicki Gould Vicki Gould was born and reared in southern, rural Indiana but has deep Kentucky roots. Her father’s family was longtime residents of Carter County, Kentucky and her mother’s family called Clay County, KY their home for many years. Vicki currently lives on a small hilltop farm in wester Elliot County where she…..
Jerrys Blog Squad -- 05/11/2013
Better Out Than In, Banksy’s NY residency ended Wednesday Making news almost everyday for the last month, Banksy, the UK’s most controversial artist over the last decade, ended his tour of New York on Wednesday. As we mentioned in an article at the beginning of the month, Banksy, an anonymous UK artist famous for exercising…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 02/11/2013
Trick or Treat in Style this year! In this spooky edition of Whats the Buzz, we’re looking at one of our favorite Halloween products for kids. This week, lets look at Snazaroo Face Paint and Snazaroo Face Painting Kits, a great way to dress up for Halloween and get creative! Numerous studies have proven that…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 31/10/2013
“I love networking. But I learned to love it”-Jamal Igle Part 1 ,Part 2, So why do so many artists find physical networking so hard?(Besides the fact that living in NYC as well and/or traveling to cons cost a lot of money, of course.) Theres a pervasive stereotype that artists (especially SciFi/Fantasy artists) are weird…..
Jerrys Blog Squad -- 29/10/2013
Announcing the Winners As artists, we believe its always important to stay creative and just like you all, we enjoy the seasons. So for this halloween, we had a Pumpkin Carving Contest at our corporate headquarters and let me just say, our employees really showed off their artistic talents! After working hard all week to…..