Our annual editorial survey tells us that a surprising number of pastel artists also paint with acrylics. Very interesting, no? Perhaps it’s the incredible versatility of the medium that makes it such a popular alternative among pastelists. If you’re one of the artists who answered “yes” to an interest in acrylics, you’ll be pleased to know that Anne Hevener, editor of The Pastel Journal, was one of three editors who contributed to a special new issue that hits newsstands today: Acrylic Artist. Here’s what to expect when you pick up your copy:
Full of step-by-step demonstrations, creative painting ideas and inspirational artwork, Acrylic Artist offers something for everyone. The material in this special issue covers basic tools and materials (for those just getting started) as well as innovative and experimental techniques that incite new discovery. Whether your interest is in painting, surface design, collage or mixed-media, this is a publication that’s sure to expand your creative repertoire.
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