Artist Lee Hammond explains how to draw a rose with graphite in this free mini-lesson on flower drawing for beginners.
Acrylic Artist Ober-Rae Starr Livingstone talks about starting over, with a fresh painting that is. Acrylic Artist: Giving up on a painting you have been working on isn’t easy. How do you know when it’s time to start fresh and begin again? Ober-Rae Starr Livingstone: The first thing to know is that starting over...
It's Labor Day weekend, the unofficial nod to the end of summer, when we celebrate by spending some time at the pool, enjoying a picnic with family and—of course—submitting our best pastel paintings into the annual Pastel 100 Competition.
The Emanuel Nine will forever be remembered in these commemorative portraits by artists at the Principle Gallery in Charleston, N.C.
Artist and sculptor Angela Haseltine Pozzi makes sculptures from ocean pollution and trash, creating beautiful artworks from the litter others might throw away.
Acrylic artist Darlene Olivia McElroy is a brave and bold experimenter. There is not a surface material or medium from which she shies away, so we asked her: Why work on metal, and what do we need to know before we begin? Here’s what she told us. Why Acrylic Artists Love Painting on Metal...
Several cat-centric shows of prints, drawings and sculpture at the Cincinnati Art Museum are Drawing magazine's exhibition of the month for August, 2016.
Mary Whyte's watercolors tell stories of Americans whose work and traditions are fading into the past, but not before she documents their existence in artworks that could strongly stand on their own even without the meanings behind them.
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In the spring 2016 issue of Acrylic Artist we share how Cary Reeder employs custom colors and a minimal approach to evoke feelings of home. Her paintings of houses often have shadows of neighboring trees cast upon them. These shadows have evolved into inspiration of their own coupled with the artist’s fascination with hands....
A free step-by-step oil painting demonstration by Robin Smith, featured in the newly released "New Realism" magazine.