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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  |  June 2013  


This month Steve Hall recreates the watercolour working methods of past master Edward Wesson, to inspire artists in the journey towards their own style. Contemporary watercolour expert Hazel Soan advises on how to mix and use clean blacks; Ann Blockley shows how she creates order out of chaos in her watercolour and mixed-media compositions, whilst Paul Talbot-Greaves continues his series on how to improve your watercolour techniques. Coloured pencils are the preferred choice of Graham Brace, who demonstrates why they have come of age as a serious artist's medium. Other practical features include our report on Golden Grounds and how to use them to best effect, how to loosen up, and advice on working with a triad of selected colours. Our masterclass with award-winning David Statter focuses on the importance of light and pattern in successful compositions; we also interview Paul Trevillion about his drawings of sportspeople for national newspapers. Jenny Halstead talks about the challenges of being an artist in residence, whilst Maggie Brown offers advice to first-time exhibitors. Plus, there's much, much more to inspire and inform artists, whatever their level of experience!
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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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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