In The News

A Note from Kyle Regarding New Tariffs

Dear Retailer Partners, Talens Art Creation Oil Colour Here at Royal Talens North America, we are more than just a company supplying you with some of the world’s most trusted brands in fine art materials, we are at your side as a partner and a consultant to help you navigate through the good times and […]

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 […]

Featured Story: The Makers Guild

The Makers Guild is a new collective of non-competitive material manufacturers with a mission to support retailers with the collaboration of leading art materials brands who specialize in their fields and share a common set of goals. Royal Talens, Strathmore, and Princeton have come together to create robust endcap solutions to improve your customers’ in-store […]

Featured Talk: Competing in a Digital World

Missed our talk at NAMTA or would like to review what you heard? Click on! The .pdf version of our presentation is available here. How Retailers Can Compete with Amazon Kyle Richardson/Kirk Gillepsie/Jeff Olson How retailers can compete with Amazon and others through our partnerships directly or through or distribution partners like SLS and MacPhersons. […]

RTNA Art Education Program Formally Launches

                    At Royal Talens North America we are formally launching our new Art Education Program in 2018. The mission of the program is to provide resources and services to our retail partners, artists and educators that ENGAGE, INFORM & INSPIRE artistic experimentation and expression. The program […]

Loving Vincent – Our Love Affair with a Vision

A once in a lifetime movie and a once in a lifetime opportunity.  It was almost unimaginable when the news came that Royal Talens was involved in the making of this full length feature film which was fully animated using over 65,000 individually painted frames, painted by hand by 125 artists and the paint selected […]

Royal Talens In The News: Take Magazine

Back in November, we had the honor of being featured in Take Magazine. Click the title below to read the article on Take’s website! A COLORFUL PRESENCE IN DOWNTOWN NORTHAMPTON NOVEMBER 21, 2016 –  CAROLINE DAVIS, MASSACHUSETTS Kyle Richardson and the folks at Royal Talens don’t just sell paint supplies, they embody the philosophy of […]

Featured Story: Plein Air Convention 2017

Every April, like monarch butterflies migrating south, artists descend upon the Plein Air Convention.  Royal Talens has been supporting this event, which has been called the “Woodstock of Painting,” since its inception.  A week-long event that attracts artists from around the world, PACE is a mixture of education, painting excursions, camaraderie and of course, shopping […]

Van Gogh Oil Colour: Loving Vincent

Van Gogh Oil Colour, a Royal Talens Brand, to be featured exclusively in Loving Vincent, the first fully hand-painted feature film, produced by BreakThru Films. We are honored to have been chosen to represent such an astonishing cinematic feat. Every single frame was painted by hand! Take a look at the gorgeous trailer below: Last, […]