NEWS UPDATE OCTOBER 2013
JENKINS SIGNITURE BRUSH SETS We are happy to announce The Jenkins Art Studio is now carrying the MASTER and STARTER brush sets.
They are available through mail order by calling by our studio at (928) 282-2421.
NEWS UPDATE SEPTEMBER 2013
WELCOME UK AND IRISH VIEWERS ! We are happy to announce that as of Sunday, September 8th. ''THE BEAUTY OF OIL PAINTING'' television series
with Gary and Kathwren Jenkins will be broadcast in the UK and IRELAND ,via SKY CHANNEL 203 (myTV) www.tvmychannel.com
Air times are Sunday at 7:45 am and repeats at 1:15 pm
The channel can be watched free of charge and is available on all the major cable systems in the UK, IRELAND,CYPRUS, ROMANIA,BULGARIA,PORTUGAL,and the
SOUTHERN PART OF GERMANY. Also, the channel can be seen unscrambled in most parts of WESTERN and EASTERN EUROPE via the ASTRA and EUTESAT satellites.
NEWS UPDATE JULY 2013
MOVING TO SEDONA AS OF DECEMBER 2012 ,WE HAVE MOVED TO OUR NEW HOME IN AMAZINGLY BEAUTIFUL SEDONA,ARIZONA.IT WAS A LONG AND DIFFICULT MOVE,2 YEARS IN THE PLANNING, BUT WE FINALLY MADE IT. MOVING TO SEDONA IS A DREAM COME TRUE FOR US. SEDONA IS CONSIDERED TO BE ONE OF THE TOP 10 MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACES IN AMERICA. A TOWN OF ONLY 12,000.00 PEOPLE ,BUT IT HAS BETWEEN 3 AND 4 MILLION VISITTORS ANNUALLY FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD. SEDONA IS ALSO ONE OF THE MAJOR SPIRTUAL CAPITALS OF THE WORLD. IT IS ALSO AN ART TOWN. MANY FULL TIME PROFESSIONAL ARTISTS, PHOTOGRAPHERS,MUSICIANS, AND WRITTERS LIVE HERE. THERE ARE ALSO SEVERAL ACTORS LIVING HERE. IN THE 40S,50S, AND EARLY 60S, OVER 100 WESTERN MOVIES WERE FILMED IN AND AROUND SEDONA. THERE IS A WONDERFUL LARGE ART CENTER HERE, WHICH BRINGS WELL KNOWN SEMINAR TEACHERS HERE FROM ALL AROUND THE US. THE ART CENTER WAS STARTED BY THE COWBOY ARTIST OF AMERICA IN THE 1950S.
CLASSES IN SPRING OF 2013 WE STARTED TEACHING OUR FIRST SEMI-PRIVATE CLASSES. THEY ARE ALL FILLED FOR THIS YEAR,SO WE WILL AGAIN BE TEACHING THE 3-DAY SEMI-PRIVATE CLASSES IN OUR PERSONAL HOME/STUDIO IN 2014. WE HAVE SCHEDULED 3 OF THESE VERY SPECIAL CLASSES AND ALREADY HAVE MANY SIGN -UPS. WE ONLY ACCEPT 3 STUDENTS PER SEMI-PRIVATE CLASS. ALSO FOR 2014 WE WILL BE CONDUCTING OUR 3-WEEK JENKINS TEACHER TRAINING COURSE (J-CAT) AS OF THIS UPDATE, WE ALREADY HAVE 13 SIGN-UPS.WE ARE ONLY ACCEPTING 15-16 STUDENTS IN THE COURSE FOR 2014.
TV SERIES AND BOOKS-USA OUR PBS TELEVISION SERIES #5 ''THE BEAUTY OF OIL PAINTING '' HAS BEEN ON THE AIR IN THE US FOR ABOUT A YEAR. BOOK #5 HAS ALSO BEEN AVAILABE FOR ABOUT A YEAR. WE WILL BE TAPING OUR NEW SERIES#6 IN FEBRUARY 2014.WE WILL BE TRAVELING BACK TO THE RENO PBS STATION ,KNPB , TO TAPE THE SERIES. FOR THE 2014 SEASON ,THE U.S. STATIONS WILL BE AIRING "THE BEST OF SERIES'' UNTILL SERIES#6 IS READY FOR AIRING.
''BEAUTY OF OIL PAINTING'' -EUROPE WE ARE HAPPY TO ANNOUNCE THAT OUR TV SERIES CONTINUES TO AIR ON NATIONAL GERMAN TELEVISION AND NATIONAL DUTCH TELEVISION.OUR SHOWS HAVE BEEN AIRING ON THE NETHERLADNS TV CHANNEL MAX FOR OVER 5 YEARS. TWO GERMAN TELEVISION CHANNELS HAVE BEEN AIRING OUR SHOWS FOR ABOUT 2 YEARS -CULTURAL AND BIBLE CHANNELS.
NEWS UPDATE JUNE 2014
NEW PBS TV series #6 In Feb. We completed the taping of 26 new 1/2 hour shows
of ''THE BEAUTY OF OIL PAINTING'' .This new series will start airing on PBS TV stations in the USA sometime in the spring of 2015.
A new book #6 will also be available in the spring , as a companion to the TV series.
PLEASE CALL YOUR LOCAL PBS TV STATION TO ASK THEM TO AIR OUR NEW SERIES.
WHEN YOU CALL THE STATION, BE SURE TO ASK TO SPEAK TO THE PROGRAM DIRECTOR.
NEW - NOW AVAILABLE - TV Series #5 of ''THE BEAUTY OF OIL PAINTING'' is available on DVD.
All 26 shows can be ordered from the JENKINS ART STUDIO. Please call for more information or
to place an order (928)282-2421
Also available on DVD, are the 18, 1/2 hour shows of series #1
FACE BOOK - Gary now has a page on Face Book.
If you wish to be a friend, please send him a request.
2015 JENKINS SEMINAR SCHEDULE- The new 2015 seminar schedule is now posted on our website.
Be sure to check our website ,seminar page often, and sign up early, as our semi-private classes and our regular week long classes fill very fast.
Look for alot more seminars to be scheduled in BEAUTIFUL SEDONA,ARIZONA in 2015.
NEWS UPDATE JULY 8 2014
GOOD NEWS !!!!!! As of Wednesday JULY 9th. ''The Beauty of Oil
Painting'' TV series will be aired on the CREATE TV CHANNEL. Go to the
CREATE website to check the air times and days in your area.
Please contact the CREATE channel and tell them you are happy to see them air our shows again.They will be airing series #2 . Hopefully, they will continue on, and air our series 3,4, and 5. It has been about 5 years since our shows were last seen on CREATE TV. They want to hear from the viewers if you like the shows. www.createtv.org
To all our fans and viewers: Please contact the Create television station and let them
know that you like the shows and you want them to continue airing, ''THE BEAUTY OF
NEWS UPDATE JULY 2015
around the country. Please contact your local PBS station ,talk to the program director, and tell them you want them to air the shows.
CREATE CHANNEL - As of mid July 2015 ,The Create channel has disscontinued airing our TV SERIES. Please contact Create and ask them to air the shows again.
www.createtv.org It is important that the TV stations hear from the public.That is the only way they know if you are watching and you like the shows.
BOOK #6 The companion book to the TV series is available. Beautiful full color 96 page book.
You can place your order by calling the JENKINS ART STUDIO (928) 282-2421
NEW BACKGROUND TECHNIQUE DVD A new 2 -hour background technique DVD , hosted by Gary and
Kathwren.This informative DVD shows many of the different and interesting background techniques used
on the popular PBS television series ''THE BEAAUTY OF OIL PAINTING''. To order call, 928 282-2421
NOW AVAILABLE JENKINS SIGNITURE OIL PAINT SETS
TO ORDER ,CALL BOOKMASTERS, 1 -800 247-6553
The complete set of 14 Jenkins oil colors are manufactured by OLD HOLLAND paint co.This is a multi century old European paint company that manufactures the highest quality of oil paint pigments. The size of the Jenkins tubes of paint
are 40 ML. These are larger then the standard size tubes of 37 ML.
NEW HUMMINGBIRD SMALL TREASURES COLLECTION OF OIL PAINTINGS.
Gary has just produced his latest series of HUMMINGBIRD PAINTINGS. These charming little original oil paintings are on 12x12 gallery wrap style canvases. These paintings do not need to be framed.
GICLEE PRINTS - GICLEE prints of the HUMMINGBIRD collection on 12x12 gallery wrap canvas are also available. Please go to our website ,gallery page, for more information www.jenkinsartstudio.com
To order, call 928 282-2421
Available from Bookmasters - Jenkins Brush sets and the first 13 shows on DVD from Series # 2 are available. To order - Please call 1-800-247-6553.
PRODUCT UPDATE - Europe
TV Book # 2 is now available in the German language. Books # 2,3 4 and 5 are available in the Dutch language
A few painting packets are available in the Dutch and German language, more packets will be available through out 2011. Jenkins brushes and oil paints continue to be available through mail order in Europe. Contact FarbiFlora for information....firstname.lastname@example.org....www.farbiflora.de
Teacher Certification classes - J-CAT
Jenkins Certified Art Teachers training courses will continue to be taught at our teacher training headquarters in Berlin, Germany. Contact FarbiFlora for information
We are very happy to announce that FarbiFlora and Jenkins Studio have received the International Gallery Gold Award for 2009 for '' The Beauty of Oil Painting '' television series book. This is a prestigious printing award given for superb craftsmanship and production.
FARBI FLORA - EUROPE
SINCE 2006, WE HAVE HAD THE PLEASURE OF WORKING WITH THE FARBI FLORA COMPANY, HEADQUARTERED IN BERLIN, GERMANY. THIS GREAT NEWER COMPANY PRODUCES AND DISTRIBUTES ALL OF OUR TELEVISION SERIES, BOOKS AND NEW DVDS. THE THREE WONDERFUL MANAGERS OF THIS COMPANY ARE, BERT EFFING, FRANK AUDEM . WE TRULY APPRECIATE AND THANK THESE TWO MEN FOR BELIEVING IN US AND HAVING THE VISION AND KNOWLEDGE TO BRING OUR TELEVISION SHOWS TO THE INTERNATIONAL VIEWING AUDIENCE.
CREATE TELEVISION - PLEASE HELP GET OUR SERIES ON THE AIR
IN SPRING OF 2009, THE CREATE TELEVISION CHANNEL AIRED OUR SERIES FOR 3 MONTHS. IT WAS EXTREMELY POPULAR THE SHORT TIME IT WAS AIRED. THEY ONLY SHOWED SERIES #2. SINCE THEN WE HAVE OFFERED THEM SERIES #3,#4,and #5,BUT THEY HAVE NOT AIRED ANY OF THESE NEW SERIES. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO SEE OUR TV SERIES ON THE CREATE CHANNEL ,THEN PLEASE GO TO WWW.CREATETV.ORG CONTACT THEM AND FILL OUT THE SHORT FORM AND LET THEM KNOW THAT YOU ENJOY OUR SHOWS ON PBS AND THAT YOU WOULD LIKE CREATE TO AIR " THE BEAUTY OF OIL PAINTING" THE CREATE CHANNEL IS AVAILABLE TO APPROXIMATELY 75% OF THE UNITED STATES VIEWING AUDIENCE. IF OUR SHOWS WERE AIRED ON CREATE, THEN ALLOT MORE PEOPLE WOULD BE ABLE TO SEE AND ENJOY THEM.
WE WOULD LIKE TO THANK ALL OUR FANS AND STUDENTS FOR YOUR CONTINUING SUPPORT. FOR OVER 35 YEARS , OUR GOAL HAS BEEN TO BRING YOU GOOD PAINTING INSTRUCTION, CREATIVITY AND FUN, WHETHER IT BE THROUGH OUR TELEVISION SERIES, BOOKS, DVDS OR ART CLASSES...
DON'T FORGET TO TAKE TIME TO STOP AND SMELL THE ROSES ALONG THE WAY..
GARY AND KATHWREN JENKINS