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The Artist Magazine August 2013 Back Issue

View Reviews   |   Write Review Only £4.99 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  |  August 2013  


Push the boundaries of watercolour this month with advice from mixed-media expert Chris Forsey. Traditional watercolourists will enjoy the practical features on drawing with the brush by Jake Winkle, how to capture the essence of a scene by cover artist John Somerscales, and create convincing reflections by Winston Oh. Haidee-Jo Summers takes to the outdoors to loosen up and paint in oils alla prima; Glyn Macey recreates a composition in the style of Stanhope Forbes, and Jackie Simmonds advises on how best to use soft and hard pastels. With interviews with top professional artists Phyllis Wolff and Alan Reed providing insights into their working methods, our spotlight on an artist-run co-operative gallery, and tips on how to use social networks to promote your work, amongst all the usual regular information and features, there's something to inspire everyone in this issue! Don't miss out!
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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Delighted to see The Artist magazine now with a new digital receptive audience with Pocketmags. Yet more artists will be able to hear about the inspirational articles I contribute to. All progressive, all intuitive and all inclusive. Excellent idea and forward thinking! Reviewed 04 January 2021
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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 26 August 2020
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varied content , Reviewed 14 July 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 11 July 2020
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I always enjoyed the actual magazine and now use the digital format which is also excellent Reviewed 07 July 2020

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