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  • Painting Loose

    Jean Haines extols the virtues of a loose and wild life…of watercolor. Join her as she discusses how play and movement are crucial components to watercolors that have personality and convey joy and vibrancy.


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Watercolor Demo

  • Three-Step Watercolor Value Study

    watercolor landscape | watercolor painting

    Andy Evansen shares how to use value studies to remove the guesswork—and white outlines—from your watercolor painting process, as featured in the October 2013 issue of Watercolor Artist. Take the challenge and create your own for a chance to win a prize!


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  • Landscape Painting: All About Edges | Paint Along 41 LIVE with Johannes Vloothuis

    Sample Demo for Paint Along 41 Landscape Painting All About Edges, by Johannes Vloothuis

    WEB SEMINAR: Landscape Painting: It’s All About the Edges! TIME: 1:00 to 5:00 PM ET DATES: 3 Saturdays: December 2, 9, and 16, 2017 The class may extend more than 4 hours WHERE: From the comfort of your home You do not have to attend the sessions live. Everything gets recorded and can be downloaded at no extra cost. Registration for Landscape Painting: ...


  • Currently Open for Submissions!

    All Media Competition from The Artist’s Magazine is accepting entries. Details Here! Deadline is October 16, 2017. Other Upcoming Art Contests can be found on our Art Competitions page.

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