From Watercolor Artist
“These places I paint, I know them intimately,” says Thomas McNickle of the tranquil surroundings located just minutes from his Pennsylvania home. “Even as a little child, I had two overwhelming interests in life: one was art, and the other was nature.” Get his must-have tips for plein air sketching here!
- 4 Plein Air Sketching Tips
- Rethink Your Approach to Color
- 5 Ways to Get More From Your Brushes
- Express Yourself With Unexpected Color
Featured Artists: Thomas McNickle, Carol Carter, Patricia Guzmán, Ian Ramsay, Laurie Goldstein-Warren, Birgit O’Connor and Michael Reardon
Also Inside the October 2016 Issue:
Patricia Guzmán celebrates the indigenous people of Mexico in watercolor portraits that defy stereotype and shine a light on the displaced, disappeared and forgotten. Follow along step-by-step in this stellar watercolor demonstration!
The October 2016 issue of Watercolor Artist is this fall’s must-have watercolor painting resource, featuring tips on plein air sketching, getting the most out of your brushes and using expressive color. Watch this video to preview the work featured in the issue.
Jennifer McChristian shares how to “work the workshop” in this free webinar that includes a live Q&A! Join us July 27, 2016 at 2pm EST.
Watermedia Showcase from Watercolor Artist is accepting entries. Details Here! Deadline is August 1, 2016. Other Upcoming Art Contests can be found on our Art Competitions page.
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