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  • 4th Annual Shades of Gray Competition Winners Revealed

    Shades of Gray Competition Winners - Cheng

    Drawing magazine is thrilled to reveal the fourteen 2015 Shades of Gray Competition winners. The grand prize went to Cheng Chi-Han, a student at Academy of Art University, in San Francisco. Additional top prizes went to Marcos Rey, of Peru; Hiroshi Hayakawa, of Ohio; and Marnie White, of Ontario. Ten additional artists received honorable-mention awards.  You can learn more ...

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Spring 2016

Each issue of Drawing provides working artists with information and inspiration regarding the foundation of all art: drawing. If you work with charcoal, graphite, pen, colored pencil, or any other drawing media, this is the magazine for you.

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  • Artist Spotlight: Abstract Art That Speaks Volumes

    Water Lilies by Niam Jain

    In the June 2016 issue of The Artist’s Magazine we feature the abstract art from the young artist Niam Jain. At 13-years-old Jain’s unique abstract work helps express that which he cannot: his voice. Jain falls on the autism spectrum, and with his communication limited, he sought an outlet to help give meaning to his innermost feelings. His work ...

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  • Landscape Symbols Workshop with Johannes Vloothuis

    Johannes Vlootuis Landscape Symbols Wet Canvas Live Online Course

    TIME: 1:00 to 4:00 PM EST DATES: 3 Saturdays: May 7, 14 & 21 . Join Johannes for this online art class where you’ll learn helpful art lessons for successful landscape paintings. Register for the Landscape Symbols Workshop now! Johannes will help you understand the elements of the landscape as “symbols” in the language of painting, just as we all understand “letters” ...

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    • Currently Open for Submissions!


      The Annual Art Competition from The Artist’s Magazine is accepting entries. Details Here! Deadline is April 1, 2016. Other Upcoming Art Contests can be found on our Art Competitions page.

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