You’ll Love This Issue of The Artist’s Magazine If:
- You love learning new tips for painting in oil & painting great landscapes
- You want to get great painting advice & more info on the art community from our team of experts
- You want to find a great gift for artists and want to hear more about our upcoming art sweepstakes
In the December issue of The Artist’s Magazine you’ll find great painting advice, articles on painting and drawing, and interviews with artists. If you love art then you’re sure to love this and every issue of The Artist’s Magazine. This special issue features the winners of our annual art competition. Check out the winner of the landscape, animals, portrait, still life, and abstract categories. You’ll also get great tips on creating a landscape in oil from Michael Chesley Johnson as well as tricks for perspective from Grant Fuller.
This issue also includes a hepful gift guide for the holiday season and it also features a fascinating panel discussion on the artistic merits of graffiti. When you get the December 2012 issue of The Artist’s Magazine you can also find everything you need to know in order to enter your own work into next year’s competition.
Features in the December 2012 issue of The Artist’s Magazine include:
Direct vs Indirect: Two Ways of Painting in Oil
Winners of the 2012 Annual Art Competition
Misty and Mysterious: Learn the Secrets to Tonal Landscapes
The Winners of The Artist’s Magazine’s 29th (2012) Annual Art Competition
By Maureen Bloomfield
Edited by Holly Davis
Edited by Cherie Haas
Edited by Maureen Bloomfield
Edited by Christine McHugh
Edited by Betsy Dillard Stroud
By Direct or Indirect Means
Should you start a landscape in oil by proceeding directly to shapes and colors—or by washing in an undertone? Either approach works; choose the one right for you. By Michael Chesley Johnson
Columns and Departments
The Artist's Life
A panel in Toronto decides whether graffiti is vandalism or art; we invite you to the World of Art Showcase, and more. Edited by Cherie Haas
Holiday Gift Guide
Great gifts for artists on your list.
Tonal landscapes depend on atmospheric effects. By M. Katherine Hurley
Someone wins art materials every day of the season!
The Artist’s Magazine’s 30th (2013) Annual Art Competition
Learn about next year’s contest!
Ask the Experts
Learn about copyright law and the nature of commissioned work contracts from an attorney. By Leonard D. DuBoff
Organize a landscape using a one-point and multi-point perspective with help from Grant Fuller. By Grant Fuller
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