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The Artist Magazine

13 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From €2.61 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  |  July 2012  


This month we discover the motivations and methods behind the work of successful professional artists David Prentice, David Paul Gleeson, and abstract painter and sculptor Carolyne Kardia, whilst Kate Lynch discusses her work as a documentary artist. Practical features include: advice on the use of black, and how to mix your darks, how to approach watercolour portraits, paint flowers in watercolour, draw using erasers, achieve distance in your landscapes, and choose the best apps for drawing and painting on your iPhone or iPad. Our artist tests MaimeriBlu watercolours; we spotlight the National Open Art Competition, Society of Floral Painters and discuss Duncan Grant's famous The Tub, on show in the Picasso & Modern British Art exhibition at Tate Britain. With all the usual hints, tips and information required by artists passionate about their work, you simply can't afford to miss this 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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I enjoy the range of subjects. The magazine always gives me ideas for my own paintings. I also like that it keeps me up to date with new products and I particularly like the book reviews. Reviewed Wednesday, August 26, 2020
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varied content , Reviewed Tuesday, July 14, 2020
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For me there is to much of a focus on watercolour painting; I would like mor3 material on oil painting Reviewed Saturday, July 11, 2020
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The Artist

I always enjoyed the actual magazine and now use the digital format which is also excellent Reviewed Tuesday, July 7, 2020

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Highly Rated Artist Mag lots of ideas, tips, reviews and features Reviewed Friday, June 19, 2020

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