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84 entries.
Carnell J. Fontenot Carnell J. Fontenot from Lafayette, Louisiana 70508 wrote on June 1, 2022 at 2:05 pm
Hi Jerry, sorry you had to down size. I am in the same situation. Moved from a four bedroom house into a two bedroom house because of age and health. I have enjoyed every moment of your lessions. Good Luck and God Bless.
Thelma Thelma from Dayton ohio wrote on June 1, 2022 at 11:47 am
Jerry was the best artist teacher i have seen. Able to explain things in a way you could understand and his paintings were always so beautiful. I don’t get his weekly tv shows anymore and miss them.
Lorie Haywood Lorie Haywood from Milwaukee wrote on April 29, 2022 at 10:29 pm
Tracy Mitchell Tracy Mitchell from Pell City wrote on April 22, 2022 at 3:37 pm
I'm a new painter, love to play. Really enjoy watching your shows and learning! Thank you for sharing your talents!
Chris Thompson Chris Thompson from Paducah, Ky wrote on April 11, 2022 at 1:52 pm
Hi Jerry, l am a special needs adult and artist. I've been painting for about 16 years, learning at an adult art program for disabled adults. Our instructor felt I had progressed enough she gave me the opportunity to teach a few of our participants. Though I am not a professional artist or teacher I found it very rewarding. We both watch your show. I've completed several of your instructional paintings. I have trouble finding reference material since I don't drive or travel. Maybe you have some ideas. Thank you and can't wait to see your future paintings.
Betty Shoup Betty Shoup from Santa Fe TX wrote on March 29, 2022 at 7:38 pm
Hi Jerry, I am a 77 year old great grandmother who has loved painting since my teens. I’ve never had any training, and as I got older I picked up what I do know from books and tv.. I really enjoy watching your program. You recently had a series “ Beside still waters”…that I loved.. I tried to keep up with you but with oils. Mine doesn’t compare to yours, but I loved painting it. God has blessed you with a wonderful talent.
Andrew Pickens Andrew Pickens from Clayton, GA wrote on March 26, 2022 at 6:08 am
I enjoy the art on TV so much I decided to check out his site.
Linda Woodruff Linda Woodruff from Huntsville wrote on March 20, 2022 at 2:03 pm
Hello, Jerry. I enjoy all your programs on PBS. You are the best! Your instruction and your personality make the lessons informative and enjoyable. My husband and I usually watch together. I have been painting for years, beginning with acrylic, then china painting, and now back to acrylic which I enjoy very much. I have several of your books and find them helpful also. I am trying to incorporate some of your techniques. Your paintings are beautiful! Thank you very much!
Michael Trangaris Michael Trangaris from Francestown NH wrote on March 14, 2022 at 1:40 pm
Hi Jerry, Aspiring artist here! I have been watching you for some time now! Honestly, I can not remember when I started! I have many favorite artists and some of my most favorite has died! Bob Ross, Helen Van Wyck, Wilson Bickford are among the most notable TV personalities! Each of these artists taught me valuable lessons and while different in many ways they all contributed to my learning process! Currently, in my opinion, you are the best! Your careful, detailed and explanatory approach makes it easy understand and appreciate the process of producing fine artwork! I hope at some time I get the exposure of a personal learning encounter with you before either one of us dies! Morbid, well, not really; realistic😳! Watching your show gives me a lot but an in class experience is something else even if not a better learning experience! At any rate, I appreciate your instructions on Create and think you are the best! May you live long and make many more shows!Hope to meet you some time in the future!👍🌹😌👍
William Leonard William Leonard from Lafayette wrote on February 19, 2022 at 12:40 pm
My name is William Leonard and I am enjoying the WYSO a lot. Thanks for the help you’ve given me so far in navigating the site and I think the classes and Jerry’s way of teaching are terrific! Thanks Again really enjoying this.
Linda Linda from El Paso, Texas wrote on February 18, 2022 at 11:40 am
Mr. Yarnell, I starting Watching You When I First Picked Up A Book On Art. And Found A Fascination accompanied With A Love That Drives Me Still Till Today. Thank You Mr. Yarnell For Imparting Your Knowledge To Those Who Have Found A Love For The Arts and Have Grown To See Art Through Your Eyes. God Bless You And Your Family Linda Everett
Linda Long Linda Long from Granbury, TX wrote on February 17, 2022 at 8:14 pm
Excited to say I finally have my back yard studio finished and moving in. I sure have missed your open classes since moving to Granbury TX. I haven't painted since we moved but will be painting again with your online school. Thank you for all you taught me. God bless you and Donna.
Janet Janet from Augusta wrote on February 17, 2022 at 8:32 am
It’s been an honor and a privilege to meet Jerry and Miss Donna, and of course, all the many wonderful people, artist, and students, I have met along the way. To experience the talent and witness all of the works of art, the workshops and classes that have made me a better painter. I’m looking forward to returning to Jerry’s and be in the presence of such talent and greatness.
Jody Collinge Jody Collinge from Zihuatanejo, México wrote on February 16, 2022 at 8:41 pm
Thanks, Jerry!
Rosel Metzner-Cain Rosel Metzner-Cain from Lasalle Quebec wrote on February 2, 2022 at 2:08 pm
I was watching your show when it was on PBS many years ago I could see if than which I can't anymore since we in Montreal haven't the same PBS anymore, I also taped your shows and learned a lot from them. You where my inspiration that I put the first brush in my hand, I still pant today, Thank you Jerry.
Greg Robinson Greg Robinson from Indianapolis wrote on December 30, 2021 at 9:35 pm
Praying and hoping for a better 2022 for everyone. Keep the faith!!
Christina Christina wrote on October 27, 2021 at 4:24 pm
Hello and thank you.
Karen Karen from PackwoodWa wrote on September 25, 2021 at 10:48 pm
Think of you and Donna often ♥praying for Blessings.
pat mayo pat mayo from fenton mo {St,louis area} wrote on August 27, 2021 at 1:04 pm
I just watched another paint lesson of yours on pbs. {The dark clouds with the sun rays coming through. } I can't tell you how much I enjoy your painting instruction.. Your lovely personality is just wonderful. Thank you, Pat Mayo
Jeff lewis Jeff lewis from Tulsa wrote on August 27, 2021 at 8:12 am
I really enjoy your TV programs and have one of your instruction books on painting with acrylics. Quick question: when you set up your palette box with the glass and damp paper towels, is there very much paint loss through absorption by the wet paper towels ? Thank you and God bless!