Facts About Artist Vincent Van Gogh

Little Known Facts About One of Our Favorite Painters! At times, its a good idea to take a step back and learn about an artist. Often times we are stuck in the hustle and bustle of life, and of course creating our very own wonderful pieces of artwork. Jerry’s offers so much to artists from…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 31/03/2015

A Jerry’s Online Street Team Art Project with Ron Croci

Multi Media Artist Ron Croci demonstrates how to create an exciting Book Cover   In our Artist Spotlight post about Ron Croci, we learned about this inspiring multi media artist and his love of art and the ocean. In this fun follow-a-long activity, Ron guides us step-by-step through the creation of a fantastic piece of…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 12/02/2015

Multi-Media Artist Ron Croci Painting Oils On Birch Panels Tutorial

Jerry’s Artist Spotlight: Artist Ron Croci Is Back With Another Great Art Project 1. The Da Vinci Pro Birch Wood Panels Label. The enclosed tutorial is an explanation of how I have used a Da Vinci, Cradled, Birch panel supplied by Jerrys Artarama to create the art work titled HAMAKUA POKO for the book, THE…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 10/02/2015

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…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 25/07/2014

Sports & Art Illustrated with Artist Justyn Farano

Premier Sports and Entertainment Portraitist has painted Jordan, Jeter, Manning and many more  Born in Fort Meyers, Florida in 1979, Justyn Farano‘s passion for sports and art began during his childhood as he started oil painting at the young age of 13. Influenced by sports-artists such as Stephen Holland, Farano’s art has evolved into it’s…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 14/05/2014

Happy 562nd Birthday Leonardo da Vinci

Tuesday April 15th marks this master painter’s 562nd birthday! Although this Tuesday marks tax day, it also marks the birthday of the original Renaissance Man! Leonardo da Vinci was born April 15, 1452 and was renowned for being a true archetype of the Renaissance with areas of expertise in fields such as art, painting, sculpture,…..

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Jerry's -- 14/04/2014

Presidents That Paint

George W. Bush isn’t the Only Painter who Ran our Country Recently it’s come out that  Former President George W. Bush has spent his last two years painting and is now displaying his portraits and paintings at the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Texas. After some mixed reviews, general consensus is that he’s actually…..

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Jerry's -- 08/04/2014

7 Steps to Fantasy Drawing with Artist Mark A. Nelson

A Jerry’s Online Street Team Art ProjectArtist Mark Nelson – Fantasy Drawing Walk-Through 7 Steps to Fantasy Drawing Materials Mark Nelson used: Strathmore Toned Grey Paper. (These are smoother papers which is good. Some drawing papers have too much texture and fight with detail in line work.) Vanish 4-in-1 Eraser Prismacolor Pencils (Black and White) Verithin…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 21/03/2014

Artist Spotlight with Charlie Spear and Charvin Oil Colors Review

Charlie Spear only uses Charvin Oils in his Fine Art Painting Charlie Spear was born in 1948 in the Midwest. The Era of Modern Art was in full swing with the Sixties generating an artistic smorgasbord of art styles and new media. Much of his early career was spent learning about art through teaching art. His imagery…..

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Jerry's -- 11/03/2014

Illustrator Mica Angela Hendricks in Jerry’s Artist Spotlight!

Mica teams up with her daughter to create amazing pieces and illustrations! Mica Angela Hendricks is a graphic artist for MWR and a freelance Illustrator. She’s recently gained lots of attention for some very interesting, collaborative work she’s done with her 4 year old daughter.  We at Jerry’s sat down for a quick Q&A with…..

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Jerry's -- 13/12/2013

A Jerry’s Online Street Team Art Project with Mica Angela Hendricks

Illustrator and Daughter collaboration for a fun family project My name is Mica Angela Hendricks. I’m a graphic artist for MWR and a freelance illustrator. Several months ago, a blog post I did about allowing my daughter to illustrate with me went viral online, and has added a fun element to my own artwork. For…..

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Jerry's -- 10/12/2013

A Jerry’s Online Street Team Art Project with Vicki Gould

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…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 07/11/2013

Oil Painter Vicki Gould in Jerry’s Artist Spotlight

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…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 05/11/2013

Oil Painter Alexey Steele in Jerry’s Artist Spotlight

Artist Alexey Steele uses Raphael canvas for his “novo-realistic” masterpiece – “The Dawn” Oil on linen 77″ x 186″ Alexey Steele, born in Kiev, Ukraine in 1967, began his art training at an early age in the studio of his father, the renowned Russian painter, Leonid Steele. He furthered his professional education at the prestigious Surikov…..

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Jerry's -- 17/05/2013

Watercolorist Marcelo Daldoce works wonders in watercolors!

Brazilian artist Marcelo Daldoce works wonders in watercolors! Native to São Paulo, Brazil, Marcelo Daldoce moved to Miami in 2010 to pursue life as a full-time artist. While currently working out of his personal studio, the former Bakehouse Art Complex resident has focused his works with watercolor in wholly unique ways. Daldoce infuses the medium…..

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Jerrys Blog Squad -- 09/04/2013