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  • Drawing Magazine, Winter 2016 Table of Contents

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    The winter 2016 issue of Drawing magazine is here, and it’s all about charcoal. We look at the work of three outstanding contemporary charcoal artists–Mary Borgman, Hilary Brace and April Gornik–and we also learn a bit about the many types of charcoal you can choose from, as well as the history of the medium. (Spoiler alert: the ...

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Winter 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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    The Star Flower with Birgit O’Connor | Tue, Feb 9, 2016 | 1:00 – 2:00 PM ET Join Birgit O’Connor live as she demonstrates the star flower! Special discounts and live Q&A! Register here!

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  • Understanding Value and Tone for Better Painting


    Did you know that good drawing and rendering skills will help give you a solid foundation in tone, otherwise known as value? Value is how light or darkness of a color. For example: If you took a black and white photograph of your painting, the shades of grey would be the different values or tones within the ...


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    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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