Month: July 2014
Final Winners Announced in our End of July Artist Appreciation Event
Thanks to All Who Entered! What an excellent week we’ve had with giveaways, scavenger hunts, daily deals and prizes. Thanks to everyone that entered, here are the winners! And remember to take advantage of our sales and final daily deal today!
Jerrys Blog Squad -- 31/07/2014
2nd Golden Palette Found!
Congrats McCaela G! You cut through our rhyme in record time. McCaela G found our golden palette on our Custom Stretched Canvas Page! Design your own custom stretched canvas with an incredible selection of 54 types of canvas, 6 types of stretcher bars, and 1000s of possibilities!
Jerry's -- 29/07/2014
10 Memorable Fictional Artists from TV & Film
They may be fake but they still left quite an impression on the art world Although Movies and TV will often glorify occupations such as cops, doctors and lawyers in suits, it’s not too often that artists are portrayed and when they are, lets admit it, they’re played as a bit off. However, many times…..
Jerrys Blog Squad -- 25/07/2014
Winners for Colored Pencil Magazine Contest Sponsored by Jerry’s Artarama
Awesome Job Janna and Fae! Jerry’s Artarama is a proud sponsor of the Colored Pencil Magazine’s June Art Challenge. Every month, Jerry’s Artarama supports artists through the monthly art contest in Colored Pencil Magazine. Early on, each month, Colored Pencil Magazine offers a challenge by putting up a new photo for artists to attempt to…..
Jerry's -- 22/07/2014
Turner Spring Art Contest Winners!
Look at these Awesome Artworks! We had tons of talented entries this year in our Turner 2014 Spring Painting Contest! Although the competition was fierce in this one, we had some really talented winners. Check them out below! More about Turner Turner’s color line is the world’s finest for illustrative techniques…..
Jerry's -- 19/07/2014
Announcing the Winners of the 2014 SoHo Spring Art Contest
A Round of Applause for these Wonderful Winners! We had some great entries this year for our SoHo Urban Artist Spring Art Contest. The rules were simple, use SoHo products and show us what you can do with them, and I must say: Our Artists delivered! Our voting period was intense with a jury of…..
Jerry's -- 17/07/2014
Making Art Can Change Your Brain for the Better Says Science
New Research Shows that Making Art Helps Improve Brain Functions Painting by Belle Yang It is often said “age before beauty”, but a recent study says that creating beauty and art may just help you in aging. According to a recent study conducted in Germany suggests that those that make art on a regular basis…..
Jerry's -- 15/07/2014
5 Facts About The Way We See Color
Top 5 Reasons Why Colors Are Absolutely Crazy We each probably think of colors as pretty simple. There’s red, blue and green and the rest are made from those three right? Well… Our minds conceptions of colors are all crazy. We see such a spectrum of colors that we have only just begun to understand…..
Jerry's -- 10/07/2014
5 Ways to Improve Your Drawing Skills
Try these Tips When Putting Pencil to Paper Have you ever wanted to learn to draw better? Get bogged down hitting the same roadblocks over and over again? Think only repetitive practice makes perfect? Guess again! While it is true that practice will make you a better drawer or sketcher, these 5 simple tricks will…..
Jerry's -- 08/07/2014
War Artists, Saluting the Army Art Program
Saluting the Army Art Program In keeping with our Patriotic Week theme, today we thought we’d bring up a little known fact about the American Military. Most people don’t think of the army as being a source to empower artists when some incredible American Art has come out of it! Casualties, Ogden Pleissner, 1944 The…..
Jerry's -- 03/07/2014
America’s 10 Best Art Museums
Top 10 Art Museums in the Country As this week celebrates America’s 238th year of Independence, we at the blog squad thought that we would take some time out to celebrate all that is red, white and blue. So today, to kick things off, we at The Splatter from Jerry’s Artarama voted on our favorite…..