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(3 Customer Reviews)   |     Write Review 13 issues per year 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  |  January 2020  


Welcome to the first 2020 issue of The Artist. With a new year of drawing and painting to look forward to Paul Talbot-Greaves suggests 12 ways to help improve your watercolour skills throughout the year. Our four-page diary with the details and entry deadlines for all the main open competitions to enter will help you plan your year, while Bob Brandt's advice will help you maximise your chances of success. Watercolourists will enjoy Ian Sidaway's feature on painting the Rockies, Jake Winkle's focus on why good design is essential for an attention-grabbing composition, Julie Collins' colour-mixing ideas for winter trees and Jenny Wheatley's guide to choosing the best watercolour paper for your style of painting. Follow Robert Dutton and Soraya French and used mixed-media techniques to paint landscapes and flowers, plus Robert Brindley demonstrates how to capture light on water in pastel. With demonstrations in gouache, oils - including how to paint noses - charcoal and pastels, there's something for everyone, whatever your preferred medium. Why not make 2020 the year to try a new one with inspiration and guidance from The Artist?! 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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Articles in this issue

Below is a selection of articles in The Artist January 2020.

WELCOME from the editor Want to comment on something you’ve read, or seen? Email me at theartistletters@tapc.co.uk or visit our website at www.painters-online.co.uk/forum If you can set aside the more controversial a...
YOUR VIEWS LETTERS, EMAILS AND COMMENTS Email theartistletters@tapc.co.uk or write to The Editor, The Artist, 63/65 High Street, Tenterden, Kent TN30 6BD Please note we may have to edit letters for reasons of s...
THE ART WORLD NEWS, VIEWS, INFORMATION AND SPECIAL EVENTS IN THE ART WORLD compiled by Jane Stroud Evelyn De Morgan Night and Sleep, oil on canvas, 423/4362in (1093158cm) PRE-RAPHAELITE SISTERS: THE...
THE SHOW GOES ON A THEATRE OF PORTRAITS BY THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF POTRAIT PAINTERS WATTS GALLERY Down Lane, Guildford, Surrey GU3 1DQ ☎ 01483 810235 www.wattsgallery.org.uk James Hague The Actor, David Morrissey...
OPEN COMPETITIONS & EXHIBITIONS 2020 PLEASE NOTE These listings are in chronological order according to the month in which the event will run. Submissions and handing-in dates are highlighted in red JANUARY The Book Illustrati...
ART BOOKS Reviewed by Henry Malt Pushing Paper Isabel Seligman Although not explicitly stated, the title of this collection and exhibition contains an echo of Paul Klee’s definition of drawi...
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The Artist   |   January 2020   


Welcome to the first 2020 issue of The Artist. With a new year of drawing and painting to look forward to Paul Talbot-Greaves suggests 12 ways to help improve your watercolour skills throughout the year. Our four-page diary with the details and entry deadlines for all the main open competitions to enter will help you plan your year, while Bob Brandt's advice will help you maximise your chances of success. Watercolourists will enjoy Ian Sidaway's feature on painting the Rockies, Jake Winkle's focus on why good design is essential for an attention-grabbing composition, Julie Collins' colour-mixing ideas for winter trees and Jenny Wheatley's guide to choosing the best watercolour paper for your style of painting. Follow Robert Dutton and Soraya French and used mixed-media techniques to paint landscapes and flowers, plus Robert Brindley demonstrates how to capture light on water in pastel. With demonstrations in gouache, oils - including how to paint noses - charcoal and pastels, there's something for everyone, whatever your preferred medium. Why not make 2020 the year to try a new one with inspiration and guidance from The Artist?! Enjoy!
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