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The Artist Magazine April 2012 Back Issue

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212 Reviews   •  English   •   Art & Photography (Art)
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Watercolourists will enjoy Jake Winkle's focus on shape, form and tone this month, plus Nick Poullis offers advice on choosing the right watercolour paper for your work. Learn from the experience of Masterclass artist John Hunt, how to draw horses with Eva Dutton, and be inspired by Hugo Grenville's inside-out compositions. We discuss the benefits of working with charcoal, report on the new Derwent Artbars, offer tips on copyright, choosing colours for a basic palette, and Glyn Macey sets a 30-minute painting challenge that guarantees to help loosen you up! With all the latest news, competitions to enter and focus on the prestigious Threadneedle Prize, you won't want to miss this latest issue of the practical magazine for artists, by artists!
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April 2012 Watercolourists will enjoy Jake Winkle's focus on shape, form and tone this month, plus Nick Poullis offers advice on choosing the right watercolour paper for your work. Learn from the experience of Masterclass artist John Hunt, how to draw horses with Eva Dutton, and be inspired by Hugo Grenville's inside-out compositions. We discuss the benefits of working with charcoal, report on the new Derwent Artbars, offer tips on copyright, choosing colours for a basic palette, and Glyn Macey sets a 30-minute painting challenge that guarantees to help loosen you up! With all the latest news, competitions to enter and focus on the prestigious Threadneedle Prize, you won't want to miss this latest issue of the practical magazine for artists, by artists!


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Watercolourists will enjoy Jake Winkle's focus on shape, form and tone this month, plus Nick Poullis offers advice on choosing the right watercolour paper for your work. Learn from the experience of Masterclass artist John Hunt, how to draw horses with Eva Dutton, and be inspired by Hugo Grenville's inside-out compositions. We discuss the benefits of working with charcoal, report on the new Derwent Artbars, offer tips on copyright, choosing colours for a basic palette, and Glyn Macey sets a 30-minute painting challenge that guarantees to help loosen you up! With all the latest news, competitions to enter and focus on the prestigious Threadneedle Prize, you won't want to miss this latest issue of the practical magazine for artists, by artists!
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