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This issue features work from artists Chris Krupinski, Sherrie McGraw and artists from around the world who gathered for a water color celebration in China! Also included are upcoming exhibitions, a Master Class on Eugene Speicher, testing out Liquitex Professional acrylic spray paint and markers, and much more! Click here to see our Learn More 2014 page! 

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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

  • Floral Still Life | Demonstration in Oil

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    Opulence, with its 40 carnations and five Victorian receptacles, required thorough planning, not only because of the complexity of the setup, but also because I was racing against time; those flowers would eventually wilt, and I wanted to paint them from life.

Blog

  • The Beauty of a Block-In

    How to draw

    Focusing on details early in the process is a lot of fun, but it invariably turns out a drawing that doesn’t look right. You have to start big and work small, which is why most skilled artists always start their drawings with a block-in.

Online Event

  • Online Events and WetCanvas Live!

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    FREE Online Event | Color Pencil Secrets with Sandra Angelo | Tuesday, September 23, 2014 | 1pm-2pm EDT Click here to register now!

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  • Understanding Value and Tone for Better Painting

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    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 ...

Competitions

  • Currently Open for Submissions!

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    The All Media Competition from The Artist’s Magazine is now accepting entries. Details Here! Deadline is October 15, 2014. Other Upcoming Art Contests can be found on our Art Competitions page.

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Workshop

  • Art of the Carolinas 14th Annual Trade Show

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    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 www.ArtoftheCarolinas.com or 800-827-8478 ext. 156 Sharon DiGiulio.  

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    For a Limited Time: Chris Cozen’s Ultimate Acrylic Collection With Bonus Video    The Chris Cozen Acrylic Collection brings you four brand-new DVDs, including a full-length bonus DVD from ArtistsNetwork.tv with new acrylic techniques and demonstrations from Chris Cozen! You’ll learn how to work on new and unexpected surfaces, unique methods for laying down texture with acrylic ...

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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 ...