Featured Employee: Alvin “AJ” Jordan

Name: Alvin Jordan (A.J.) When did you join Royal Talens North America (RTNA)? I started as a temp around Thanksgiving of 2015. I was here to help Jonathan (Warehouse Manager) put the master scale in place. What is your role here? I am Warehouse Lead. I can find anything at any given time as long […]

Featured Product: Rembrandt Water Colors

San Francisco Bay Area Artist Ashlee Williamson has developed a unique style that relies on the materials she uses to perform at the highest levels since they are the star of the show.  For this reason she has tried many brands of paper, brushes and paint to find the materials that will fit her needs.  […]

Featured Color Story: Indigo Blue Plant Extract

  The Indigo pigment has been popular in artists’ circles since the early days of European history, first among the Romans and later, particularly between the 14th and 19th centuries, in the rest of Europe. The blue colour was originally extracted naturally from plants containing the dye Indigotine, but this changed when the German chemist […]

Carmine: Painting with Insect Blood

What do all of these products have in common? Rembrandt oil colours, colour numbers: 318 and 323 Rembrandt acrylic colours, colour number: 318 Rembrandt water colours, colour number: 318 Rembrandt soft pastels, colour number: 318 Van Gogh oil colours, colour number: 318 Van Gogh acrylic colours, colour numbers: 318 and 322 Van Gogh oil pastels, […]