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The Artist Magazine January 2014 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  |  January 2014  


Start 2014 with a new year resolution to enter at least one UK open competition and increase your chances of gaining recognition as an artist by using our helpful diary of key deadlines and dates in the centre of this issue. This month's issue also sees the start of a great new series by professional artist Shane Record, who offers loads of useful advice, based on personal experience, on how to promote your work in the new digital age. Watercolourists will love the advice from Catherine Beale on painting larger-than-life-sized portraits, cover artist Jim Cowan's feature on bold, colourful cityscapes and Geoff Hunt's new series on how he transitioned from an oil painter to an outdoor watercolourist. We also have practical features on drawing with charcoal, how to turn a seemingly empty scene into an engaging composition and how to make an easy to use version of egg tempera to create impressive paintings. Plus, Haidee-Jo Summers shows how to retain spontaneity in your still lifes, and Max Hale advises you to sweep away old habits to revive your creativity. These are just some of the features in this month's issue, designed to inspire and inform your drawing and painting at at the start of another new year! 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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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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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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