You all know the rule – Fat over Lean – but how do you start an oil painting abiding by this rule? WE show you how to create lean mediums and start your painting using Tusc & Pine StudioSolv. StudioSolv™ is a purified, odor-free oil-thinning medium. It’s designed to thin oils and mediums while maintaining…..
Michael Marchetta -- 06/01/2023
Jerry’s Live – Episode JL203 – Varnishing Oil Paintings Let’s talk Varnishing! Jerry’s LIVE crew are going to go over everything you need to know when it comes to varnishing your artwork, specifically oil paintings. What are the best practices.. apply the first varnish, dust free area, which brush is best to use. Varnishing Oil…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 18/10/2021
Unbox & Swatch We are proud to carry the exceptional line of Daniel Smith Watercolor Paints. These paints are a go-to for many professional watercolorists. With Daniel Smith Watercolor Sets, pigments are key and each color offers unrivaled quality and versatility. Experience the quality of Daniel Smith Extra Fine Watercolor Paints! With Daniel Smith Watercolors,…..
Michael Marchetta -- 16/01/2020
Decorate your walls with your art! Elegant and Stylish art frames for your art from the Country Chic Frame Style made exclusively by Jerry’s here in the USA. The Perfect Choice for finishing your framed art prints, watercolors and photographs, we recommend pairing with our Ambiance Conservation Pre-cut Mat collection. Made in the USA •…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 08/02/2019
join us to see what’s new, exciting, and materials you just can’t live without Episode 73: It’s that time of year again- Back to Art School ushers in new Jerry’s products, art supplies and art sets, and Amy’s Birthday, too! Come join us to see what’s new, exciting, and that you just can’t live without……..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 11/09/2018
For years, I have been addressed as a most prolific artist. I am not sure if I fit that mold, but I do push out a lot of paint, words, pastels, graphite and sculpture. Yes, it has not been unusual for me to push out 150-200 pieces a year. Many have said, “Slow down.” Many…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 11/07/2017
Painting on AlumaComp Panels by Professional Artist Eric Armusik Products used: AlumaComp Aluminum Panels Chelsea Classical Studio Mediums Set Hamburg Premier Professional Brushes For over 15 years I’ve painted on wood panels that I prepared by myself. I’ve made the cuts, built the cradles and frames by hand. Everything I’ve done over the years has…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 31/01/2017
Method Lights- LED Lighting That Changes They Way You See Art The Challenge for Artists… See Video Below There’s long been a void in art studio lighting, and the art lighting industry as a whole. For artists, the optimal scenario is usually natural light, but that can be problematic on cloudy days or when it’s…..
Jerry’s Blog Team -- 29/11/2016
Originally created by professional printmaker Susan Rostow, Akua Intaglio Inks and Liquid Pigment Inks have pushed artists well beyond the boundaries of traditional printmaking. These revolutionary inks possess unique workingÂ properties that allow artists creative opportunities unlike anything else on the market: Formulated to dry through absorption not evaporation, Akua Inks possess incredibly long open times…..
Jerrys Blog Squad -- 06/02/2016
Did you know you can turn 12 colors to 120? Every artist has some fun mixing colors, and part of the fun of it is exploring the different hues we can create. However, this can also be quite frustrating when we can’t make the exact color we’re looking for. If only there was a way…..