World Soccer Tournament Attracts and Inspires Artists from Around the World We all know that the 2014 World Cup in Brazil is the premier event for Soccer or Futbol, but how many of us think about it as a hub for world art? Most events that bring the world together so dynamically such as this…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 14/06/2014
For When You Just Need to Paint something “Happy” Need some inspiration in your life? Want to learn to paint the Bob Ross way? In case you can’t find him on your public broadcasting station, why not channel his spirit through the power of hair! Introducing the Happy Afro Painting Wig, only available at…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 01/04/2014
Teach That Pooch To Paint! Introducing the Revolutionary New DaVinci For Dogs Instructional DVD: This Jerry’s Exclusive is the best and ONLY chance for your dog to learn all the fundamentals of painting. We found the world’s best painting dog, Dog-Vinci and filmed him painting. This dog is not certified, nor has ever…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 01/04/2014
Today we celebrate a great Artist! If he were alive today, he would have been 539 years old, but Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni has already completed more in his lifetime than many of us can dream to. Michelangelo was renowned as an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, engineer and poet during the High Renaissance. He…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 06/03/2014
What does the New Year mean to you and your art? A new year means new art! We’ve made our artist resolutions for the year here and we know you have too. Over the last two weeks we posed this question on social media and at Jerry’s Artarama online store: This week on Jerrysartarama.com,…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 09/01/2014
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
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
Tips for Painting with Musical Inspiration “To draw, you must close your eyes and sing.”~Pablo Picasso Art and music have always nicely complimented each other, but it is usually when viewing art when music is more often associated with it. And music is beneficial to the experience of viewing art. It has been said that…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 13/08/2013
A birthday wish to a true master If you saw the google homepage yesterday, you might have recognized a familiar face. Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn is known as one of the greatest painters and printmakers in Dutch and European history and yesterday he would have turned 407 years old. So from all of us at…..