Still Life/Floral Finalists from The Artist's Magazine's 28th Annual Art Competition
Still Life/Floral Honorable Mentions from The Artist's Magazine's 28th Annual Art Competition
Nava Grunfeld, floral/still life juror for The Artist’s Magazine’s 28th Annual Art Competition, reveals what she looks for in judging works and why the First Place winners earned their praise.
Michigan artist Karen Anne Klein has a master’s degree from Wayne State University, in Detroit. Her work can be found in collections across the country, including those of the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, Carnegie Mellon University, in Pittsburgh; the Museum of Modern Art, in New York; and the University of Michigan Museum of...
Congratulations to the 30 winners of our annual art competition! Here (and in our December 2011 issue) we celebrate the winners from the Still Life/Floral category.
Learn to draw ellipses for your still lifes with this step-by-step demonstration.
"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.
I prefer to materialize my idea in a very fast draft on a small piece of paper that could even be a napkin; it’s only purpose is to see how volumes can work in the composition. This couldn’t even be called a sketch, sometimes I look for the elements that could work with an...
Sadie J. Valeri explains how to build a complex oil painting by beginning with a basic drawing.
Follow basic shapes and forms to paint petal rolls and leaf flips like a pro. Jane Jones teaches you how in this article from The Artist's Magazine.