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The Artist Magazine

12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From £2.08 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  |  May 2013  


We offer plenty to inspire watercolourists this month: Paul Talbot-Greaves advises on painting technique; Judi Whitton explains the different paper surfaces available; Paul Riley shows how he paints people at work and Hilary Page tackles portraits of older people. Our masterclass with award-winning cover artist Philip Renforth provides another insight into portraiture, whilst our interview with professional artist Doug Eaton focuses on how he paints his vibrant landscapes in acrylics. Haidee-Jo Summers demonstrates how to paint cats in the same medium and we offer advice on how artists can survive in the downturn. With more features on colour mixing, Derwent's Inktense Blocks, drawing exercises by New English Art Club member Charles Williams, pastel techniques by Ken Gofton and Jackie Simmonds, there's something for all artists, whatever your medium of choice this month!
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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