The Artist’s Magazine

Latest Post from The Artist’s Magazine

  • Beth Krommes: Award-Winning Scratchboard Illustrator


    Beth Krommes, winner of the 2009 Randolph Caldecott Medal achieves her signature look by applying wood engraving techniques to her scratchboard illustrations. She then colors images of those pictures with watercolors.

Current Issue

tam0515_160May 2015

This issue features work from Daniel E. Greene, Felicia Forte, landscape artist Eric Angeloch, Sally Cooper and her abstracts (on the cover), and more! Also included is a lesson on drawing botanical roots, learning what “fat over lean” means, and a product review of Global Art Materials’ new papers! There’s much more in our May issue, so make sure to get your copy today. You can click the cover or the “buy now” link.

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More from The Artist’s Magazine:

View the winners of our 29th Annual Art Competition: Landscape/Interior, Floral/Still Life, Portrait/Figure, Abstract/Experimental and Animal/Wildlife.


Demo of the Week

  • Incorporating Multiple Images, Techniques and Styles


    “Incorporating Multiple Images, Techniques and Styles” is a demonstration by David N. Kitler, who is featured in the April 2011 issue of The Artist’s Magazine. Harpy Eagle (Chick) Montage (above; graphite and acrylic, 30×41) is a good example of a painting in which I combined a number of techniques and approaches: a marbling effect on the ...


Online Event

  • Upcoming Online Events


    Secrets to Compose Powerful Portraits of Dogs and Cats with Sandra Angelo | Tuesday, April 28 | 1pm-2pm EDT Click here to register now!

Lori McNee

  • 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 ...


  • Currently Open for Submissions!


    The Annual Art Competition from The Artist’s Magazine is now accepting entries. Details Here! Deadline is May 1, 2015. Other Upcoming Art Contests can be found on our Art Competitions page.

Northlight Shops


  • Art of the Carolinas 14th Annual Trade Show


    Registration now open! 14th Annual Trade Show at the Hilton North Raleigh. 100+ Workshops in all media! 35+ instructors. FREE admission and FREE parking! Friday, Saturday & Sunday, November 14th, 15th & 16th. Workshops begin Thursday, Nov. 13th – Register online for the workshops. For more information visit or 800-827-8478 ext. 156 Sharon DiGiulio.  


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    Landscape Painting Essentials with Johannes Vloothuis

    North Light Shop Coupon: Limited collection special: Save over $40 on the Landscape Painting Essentials with Johannes Vloothuis Ultimate Collection  Gain the skills necessary to turn nature’s bounty of inspiration into original and stunning landscape paintings in this complete collection featuring Johannes Vloothuis. Students around the world praise Johannes’s teachings and now you can enjoy his essentials lessons for ...


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    Join the North Light VIP (Very Important Painter) Program today for exclusive savings on the tools and inspiration you need to create successful art. As a VIP, you’ll save on art magazines, books, videos and so much more! Get access to exclusive sales, enjoy your subscription to The Artist’s Magazine, free shipping on all your North Light ...