Latest Post from Acrylic Artist Magazine
It’s no surprise that a rainy downtown area begs to be painted. The contrast of headlights and streetlamps, the reflections of sky on pavement and the hurried pace of those trying to avoid getting soaked–Mike Barr’s “Late Rain” exemplifies this and more.
More than 18 of today’s hottest working artists are showcased in the fall issue of Acrylic Artist—dig in for ideas and inspiration that will inform your own work. Cover artist Angus Wilson shares how he creates masterful pieces that have an impromptu air that belies a deliberate approach. Then we take a completely different look at acrylic art with the portraiture work of Danielle Richard. Richard’s realistic portraits showcase her ability to capture light and evoke timeless emotion. Jean Pederson take Liquitex Professional paint markers and spray paint tools to the Test Zone and shares techniques that will prod artists towards experimentation. Plus, you’ll find outstanding examples of abstract art by Denise Athanas– an artist who gives her creative intuition free rein as she begins each painting and then waits to see what emerges. We also explore painting the wet city, seascapes, art that evokes a particular place and season and much more!
Demo of the Week
While drawing and painting, David N. Kitler uses cellophane and paper to mask certain areas of his work.
Enjoy the webinar recording with Chris Saper, as she previews her new book, Painting Beautiful Skin Tones! Watch now…
The All Media Competition from The Artist’s Magazine is accepting entries. Details Here! Deadline is October 15, 2015. Other Upcoming Art Contests can be found on our Art Competitions page.
North Light Shop is your one-stop for great art books, video workshops, fine art magazines, instructional painting downloads and more, all at incredible savings.
Jumpstart your art with the Archisketcher Travel Watercolor Kit, featuring Archisketcher: A Guide to Spotting & Sketching Urban Landscapes, a Winsor & Newton Cotman Watercolor Pan Set: Sketcher’s Pocket Box Set and The Urban Sketcher: Techniques for Seeing and Drawing on Location.
Save Extra with NEW Art Value Packs! Learn tips and techniques from your favorite artists at extra savings.
Don’t miss our weekly sales! More great savings opportunities are in store with these weekly bargains.
Registration now open! 14th Annual Trade Show at the Hilton North Raleigh. 100+ Workshops in all media! 35+ instructors. FREE admission and FREE parking! Friday, Saturday & Sunday, November 14th, 15th & 16th. Workshops begin Thursday, Nov. 13th – Register online for the workshops. For more information visit www.ArtoftheCarolinas.com or 800-827-8478 ext. 156 Sharon DiGiulio.
Learn how to paint and draw with the resources at North Light Shop, and save with this special coupon offer.
THE NORTH LIGHT VIP PROGRAM IS BETTER THAN EVER! You’ll Love This Art Membership If: You want to dedicate yourself to your art & save at the same time You love learning new painting and drawing techniques & approaches You’re an artist looking to save money, get great deals and improve your painting or drawing For decades, North Light has ...