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Royal Talens North America is Hiring!

Ecommerce Product Data Specialist Apply Here Royal Talens North America Part-time Royal Talens North America is seeking a tech-savvy, self-motivated, and experienced person to fill a new and immediate Ecommerce Product Data Specialist opening. Our new specialist will work heavily in Excel, Amazon seller central, and more data management portals/tools and be responsible for maintaining […]

A Note from Kyle: 2017 Review and a Look Ahead!

I love this time of year, it’s when we get to enjoy the retrospective look back on one period of time coming to a close and also, open a new, fresh page for the year to come.  2017 has been an incredible year, with many changes here as we grow and become more advanced as […]

Featured Product: Talens Mediums for Oils

MEDIUMS FOR OIL COLOUR The purpose of a medium is to influence one or more properties of the paint and to make the paint suitable for a certain application. Examples include consistency, gloss, flow, drying time, transparency and durability of a paint film. As an underlying (lean) layer absorbs oil from a subsequent layer, a […]

Featured Employee: Carole Meyer

Here at Royal Talens North America we can always count on Carole’s good nature (and Hershey’s chocolates!) Meet team member- Carole Meyer: Q: What is your role here? Accounting Manager Q: Where did you work prior to RTNA & what did you do there? Canson, Inc – Staff Accountant Q: What is your favorite aspect […]

Featured Retailer: Artists Emporium

  Founded in 1977, Artists Emporium has been serving the arts community for over 40 years. However, it is in their most recent past under the ownership of Janeen Belnovic and management of Bart Jose that Artists Emporium has transformed into a beloved destination for professional artists and beginners alike.  Their slogan “Rediscover the Art […]

Featured Artist: Kathy Anderson

Meet Fine Artist Kathy Anderson– RTNA’s newest Art Ambassador! “My passion for painting is rooted in my garden.  I strive to translate my excitement about the experience of growth, light, and translucent colors from the earth to my canvas.  Nature has always spoken to me whether it is the rushing of a waterfall or the […]

Featured Color Story: Whites in Oil Colors

White, color or no color, the color of purity, the divine and life itself. The oil colors range of Royal Talens has many different whites. In order to be able to make the right choice, the different properties and applications of these whites are described below. BINDERS Pigments determine the color of the paint, the lightfastness and the opacity or […]

Featured Promotion: Winter Back to School

Bigger sizes mean deepers discounts! Look for the “go BIG” icon throughout the Winter Back to School flyer for the biggest savings on some of your favorite Royal Talens products. Go BIG for Back to School- See your local Art Material store for these great deals! Click here to download Royal Talens Winter Back to […]

Featured Color Story: Magenta

A COLOUR WITH A BLOODY PAST As one of the primary colours, Magenta is now an essential part of art painting. The dye was developed chemically in 1856 and owes its name to the bloody battle by the Italian town of Magenta. Due to the poor lightfastness of the dye, the red-pink colour these days […]

Featured Product: Van Gogh Oil Colours

Van Gogh is the brand for the working artist who is searching for quality and exceptional value. Royal Talens developed the brand to be a happy medium between professional grade and student grade oils.  The oil colours are made using pure pigments and are milled into a quality oil binder which ensures the buttery colours […]