Guest Article

Johanne Mangi: Color Value and Executive Decisions

Original article was written for Fine Art Connoisseur and can be found here. Put your brushes down. I’m about to make you uncomfortable. If you really love something, you should have an open mind, don’t you think? I’m going to tell you something that is sooo incredibly simple that you might find it hard to […]

Guest Article: Creating a Custom Van Gogh Watercolor Palette

Creating a Custom Van Gogh Watercolor Palette Review by Bekki Page The original article was written for Doodlewash and World Watercolor Month and can be found here. Imagine getting a box from Royal Talens in the mail that included a half pan of every single paint in their Van Gogh watercolor line and a pocket […]

Featured Story: World Watercolor Month

Royal Talens is a Proud Sponsor of World Watercolor Month WORLD WATERCOLOR MONTH World Watercolor Month is a celebration to inspire people to paint with watercolor while raising awareness for the importance of art and creativity in the world. Anyone can join the celebration from master watercolorists to those just starting out. Simply tag your watercolor art […]

Ambassador Post: Watercolor Tutorial

Watch and learn from Royal Talens Art Ambassador Willow Wolfe! In this tutorial Willow demonstrates how easy it is to create beautiful watercolor animal silhouettes using stencils.   An award-winning artist and author proficient in oil, acrylic and watercolor, Willow Wolfe has watched her star rise dramatically in recent years, placing her among the art […]

‘Creating a Zorn Palette with Rembrandt Oil Colours’

Native Californian Aaron Westerberg grew up in San Diego. It was a class in traditional life drawing that drew him to continue his art training. He studied with Jeff Watts and attended the California Art Institute, where he later taught, and expanded his focus to include the works of nineteenth century American and European Masters. […]

Guest Article: A Much Anticipated Visit

By Johanne Mangi In July, the North American distribution arm of Royal Talens received visitors from the legendary Putney Painters from Vermont along with their contingent, The Third Floor Painters of Connecticut. The group consisted of Penelope Simpson & Capt. John, Carol Arnold, Rosemary Ladd, John Smith, Leigh Bradley, Madeline Ullrich, Johanne Mangi, Catherine Nunn, […]