Acrylic Artist Magazine

Acrylic Artist Jean Pederdson Brush care

5 Tips for Better Brush Care

In the Summer 2016 issue of Acrylic Artist Jean Pederson reviewed a new series of brushes by Royal & Langnickel and shared tips on how to pick the best acrylic brush. There’s also a complete step-by-step, mixed-media portrait demo she did in the issue. Order your copy now of Acrylic Artist and read Pederson’s...

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Announcing the Winners of AcrylicWorks 4 Competition

Congratulations to the 115 artists selected for North Light Books’ fourth annual Best of Acrylic competition AcrylicWorks 4: Captivating Color! If you see your name below, please check your email accounts (and junk boxes) for instructions on next steps. You will receive an email from us with the subject line “AcrylicWorks 4 Winner Notification”...

Bottomland, Kathryn Fehlig, Acrylic Artist

Acrylic Artist, Kathryn Fehlig

In the summer issue of Acrylic Artist, we talked with Kathryn Fehlig about her work as an acrylic artist. In the feature we share three of her landscapes. Here, we have the opportunity to share another of her paintings and learn a bit more about this nature-inspired artist.   Bottomland (acrylic on canvas,10×8) by Kathryn Fehlig   Sometimes, things do...

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Corresponding About Inspiration with Acrylic Artist Alvin Richard

In the summer issue of Acrylic Artist we feature artist Alvin Richard who shares his most unique method of art instruction—correspondence. After seeing a painting by Lloyd Fitzgerald, Richard was so inspired he wrote to Fitzgerald and soon a 10 year correspondence was born between artist and student. Now, the student has talents and skills he is...

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Give Us a Piece of Your Mind

Your opinion matters to us, and you can help make Acrylic Artist the kind of magazine that inspires and instructs in the areas you’re interested in most. We’re conducting a reader survey that will take about five minutes of your time. When you’re finished with the survey you have the option of entering to win a subscription/renewal...

Gridlock, Cary Reeder, Acrylic Artist

The Acrylic Artist’s Toolkit

The spring issue of Acrylic Artist includes in-depth information on several acrylic artists with a focus on their painting techniques and life as working artists. Wanting to learn even more about these fascinating artists, we asked them to give us a look inside their toolkit. Graciously they shared with us the products they use every day including brushes, paints, surfaces, glazes,...