Latest Post from The Artist’s Magazine
Congratulations to our September Artist of the Month, Jim Smither! He was a finalist in The Artist’s Magazine‘s Annual Art Competition! His painting Bicycle Society – Amersterdam is below. Keep scrolling to read more about the artist’s trips abroad and how his education has helped his creativity evolve! Richmond, Virginia ~ jimsmitherfineart.com I grew up in Richmond, Virginia and began my painting ...
This issue features work from Cesar Santos, Betsy Dillard Stroud, Lennart Anderson, Sarah Margaret Gibson, Devon Rodriguez, Christina Weaver, Jane Jones and more! Also included is a lesson on hard and soft edges, testing mixed media products, transforming discarded books, modeling form with line and volume, and more! There’s much more in our October issue, so make sure to get your copy today. You can click the cover or the “buy now” link.
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Demo of the Week
“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 ...
It’s no surprise that a rainy downtown area begs to be painted. The contrast of headlights and streetlamps, the reflections of sky on pavement and the hurried pace of those trying to avoid getting soaked–Mike Barr’s “Late Rain” exemplifies this and more.
Painting Beautiful Skin Tones with Chris Saper | Tue, Sept 22, 2015 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT | Learn how light and color influence skin tones, overcome the limit of photography and more! Live Q&A. Click here to register now!
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 ...
The All Media Competition from The Artist’s Magazine is accepting entries. Details Here! Deadline is October 15, 2015. Other Upcoming Art Contests can be found on our Art Competitions page.
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