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Issue #124 December / January 2018

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Issue 124

In This Issue

The magazine for artists by artists from around the world.

4 International Prize Winners
All the Prize Winners in International Artist magazine Challenge 108, Landscapes.
22 Art Workshop Guide
Find art workshops all around the world.
23 Call for Entries
Entry form for International Artist magazine's Challenge No. 110, Abstract/Experimental Art. Or you can enter using digital printouts and online!
28 December/January Artists' Newsletter
Departments
29 Professional Artist: What Should a Client Know Before They Buy?
Insights on how to market to your client and keep them happy long after their purchase.
by Graeme Smith
Columns
30 Station Points
Tips & Insights from James Gurney Trip to Maine
34 Chairman's Letter
36 From Root to Crown: A Conversation with Bo Bartlett
by Krystle Stricklin
42 Master Showcase
44 Grace en Plein Air
by Carol Arnold
Columns
46 10 Steps to Paint Like an Impressionist - Parts 7 & 8
Simplification & Standing Back to Assess My Work
by Colley Whisson
54 Honest Portrayals
The paintings of Mario Robinson focus on the essence of the sitter as well as their universal truths.
by John O'Hern
60 A Brush with History
The new art book celebrating the work of Morgan Weistling features the artist's unmistakable brand of storytelling.
by Michael Clawson
70 Controlling Values
Ken Salaz shares his approach for establishing values through underpainting.
78 Painting the Diaspora
Papay Solomon's portraits tell untold stories of immigrants and refugees.
by Erin E. Rand
Sweden
84 Developing Beauty
Brandy Kraft's interest in nature inspired her to create her own hybrid species of flowers.
United States
94 Limiting the Color Palette
Over the years, Cara Brown has refined her color palette to create more cohesive paintings.
104 Andrea Hennings
Expressing emotions.
108 Update on Underpainting
Barbara Dahlstedt uses a grisaille technique to create unity and color harmony in her drawings.
Australia
116 Amanda McLean
Pastel Perspectives Part 13- My Pastel Toolkit
Columns
122 Painting on Location
John Lovett shares the results of his recent workshop in Cornwall and the Cotswolds.
Departments
126 Discovering Art: The Making of an Artist Part 80
Avoid Over Blending & Shoton Festival in Tibet
by Barry John Raybould
132 Painting Workshop
New Zealand artist Richard Robinson critiques some student paintings from his online workshop and demonstrates key points with his own painting.
140 Important Principles of Art
Harley Brown's fascinating things no one else will tell you.