Acrylic Artist magazine brings you both inspiration and instruction for painting with acrylics. Read about the painting "Napa Valley" for a preview and inspiration.
When it comes to visual arts, it’s a good idea to compare your understandings and practices with similar interests, especially when it comes to art business.
Colored pencil can create luminous effects and subtle hue shifts. Arlene Steinberg shows how to achieve these with an Icaraus Art heated drawing board.
Congratulations to our February Artist of the Month, Linda Besse! Linda was a finalist in The Artist’s Magazine‘s Annual Art Competition! Her painting In the Pink is below. Read more about what sparked her artistic interest and how one interaction with a child instilled a sense of self-appreciation in her. Meade, WA ~ besseart.com My leap into the art...
What's on your easel? Is it new and bold? Inventive and inspired? Flat out stunning? And how would it look framed and hanging in a show at the Salmagundi Club? Don't miss your chance to make it happen!
Learn drawing basics with portrait artist Sandra Angelo and see what common mistake you can avoid when drawing.
An exclusive excerpt about color and value from the new book "Watercolor Techniques" by Michael Reardon.
The results from Watercolor Artist's annual watercolor art competition are in! Watch a video and get details on the prizewinners here.
"Close-Up" gives you insider knowledge and an intimate view of a painting that is featured in The Artist's Magazine. "Texture and More Texture" by Jimmy Wright originally appeared in the November 2011 issue.
Laurie Goldstein-Warren was taught in watercolor painting to work light to dark, but she's since learned to go straight in with the darkest darks for drama. View a gallery of her dramatic works of art here.
The crop of winners from our most recent watercolor art competition, the 7th annual Watermedia Showcase, exempliﬁes incredible ingenuity, marvelous craftsmanship and masterful watercolor painting. View a gallery of the top prizewinners here.