The Artist’s Magazine

Latest Post from The Artist’s Magazine

  • Interview With Jimmy Wright: Turning Toward the Sun

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    Jimmy Wright’s sunflower paintings can be found in an number of notable collections, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. In this interview with The Artist’s Magazine, he explains how, for 20 years, he continued to breathe new life into this iconic image.

Current Issue

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This issue features work from artists Joseph Raffael, Nicholas Raynolds, Kim Bernard, Paula Roland, Tracy Spadafora, and more! Also included is a product test with Brian Burt, testing Richeson Oils-Shiva Series on gessoed hardboard. Read about choosing water-miscible or traditional oils, sepia pencils or ballpoint pens, and working in soft pastel. Click here to see our Learn More 2014 page!

 

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

  • Digital Art: How to Create Virtual Objects

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    Trained as a painter and sculptor, McCrystle Wood turns to a 3D modeling program to create digital art. Here, she offers a step-by-step demo on how to create virtual objects in art.

Blog

Online Event

  • Artists Network Online Events and WetCanvas Live!

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    FREE Online Event: How Will You Know When You’re Ready to Show Publicly? Honestly Assessing Your Work with Paul Dorrell Listen to a live, FREE, online discussion with Paul Dorrell, best selling author of Living the Artist’s Life as he discusses how to get into the best art fairs, galleries, where to find good ...

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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 Annual Art Competition from The Artist’s Magazine is now accepting entries. Details Here! Deadline is May 1, 2014. Other Upcoming Art Contests can be found on our Art Competitions page.

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  • 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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    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 ...