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The Artist Magazine

13 issues per year Write Review From $3.23 per issue The UK’s best practical art magazine for aspiring amateur and professional artists - since 1931. Well-known artists reveal their working practices and techniques, covering all subjects and media, in every issue. Learn how established and up-and-coming artists create their work and use the tips they provide to help you improve your own drawing and painting. Keep up to date with the latest art materials, tried and tested by our trusted panel of expert artists, and keep in touch with the latest art competitions to enter and must-see exhibitions. Learn how other artists make money from their work, join one of our practical workshops/holidays, and don’t miss out on the latest art news and views.

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The Artist  |  April 2013  


Welcome to our April issue, with the usual blend of practical and inspirational features by artists, for artists, covering a myriad of subject matter and media. For watercolourists we focus on people, places, how to improve your compositions and Philip Rundall offers ideas on how to work through periods of the dreaded creative block. Tom Benjamin takes his oil paints outside; we start a new four-part series on pastel painting featuring members of the Pastel Society, while we also road test the new Derwent Fine Art XL Charcoal and Graphite Blocks. Cover artist Ian Sidaway shows why gesso is such an ideal ground for watercolour paintings, and Liz Seward demonstrates her approach to landscape painting in acrylics. With ideas on how to promote your work, paint during the night, and exploit colour triads, there's something to inspire everyone! Enjoy!
The UK’s best practical art magazine for aspiring amateur and professional artists - since 1931. Well-known artists reveal their working practices and techniques, covering all subjects and media, in every issue. Learn how established and up-and-coming artists create their work and use the tips they provide to help you improve your own drawing and painting. Keep up to date with the latest art materials, tried and tested by our trusted panel of expert artists, and keep in touch with the latest art competitions to enter and must-see exhibitions. Learn how other artists make money from their work, join one of our practical workshops/holidays, and don’t miss out on the latest art news and views.
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