Past Issues

Issue #119 February / March 2018

Page 1
Issue 119

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 No. 103, Seascapes, Rivers & Lakes
19 Call for Entries
Entry form for International Artist magazine's Challenge No. 105, Still Life. Or you can enter using digital printouts and online!
24 Professional Artist: Question & Answer
How asking collectors questions can help you succeed in closing sales
by Graeme Smith
The Art of the Portrait
24 Art Workshop Guide
Find art workshops all around the world
26 Station Points
Tips & Insights from James Gurney What Happens to Light in Cloud
32 Communication & Discovery
Through drawing, artist learn how to explore subject matter in new way and to greater depths
The Art of the Portrait
40 Chairman's Letter
42 A Celebration Two Decades in the Making
Up Close with The Art of the Portrait Faculty
by Christine Egnoski
48 An oil demonstration with Mary Saurer
United States
50 Capturing the Motion of Waves
A visual understanding of her subject matter allows Karen Blackwood to paint realistic and dramatic ocean scenes
60 Using a Transparent Value Plan
Mary Maxam's background in watercolor painting translates into her oil compositions
70 Juxtaposing Styles
Using a blend of refined and loose brushstrokes, Adam Wexelblatt creates his own signature techniques
80 Capturing the Luminosity of White Flowers
Michele Van Maurik shares her insights on the importance of colour when painting white flowers
United States
90 Eric Zener
Achieving an individual vision
92 Jerry Fresia
Assemblage of sensations
United States
96 Rafe Terry
Graphic and contemporary
100 Interpretations of Realism
Li Yichun infuses his paintings with his knowledge and feeling of the scene
110 Amanda Hyatt
Lesson in Watercolour, Part 8 - Painting Faces
116 Watercolour Texture
John Lovett shares his approach of creating physical and visual texture in watercolours
United States
120 Kim Lordier
Feeling the rhythm
124 Amanda McLean
Pastel Perspectives, Part 8 - Painting Holidays
134 Painting Workshop
New Zealand artist Richard Robinson critiques some student paintings from his online workshop and demonstrates key points with his own painting
138 Discovering Art: The Making of an Artist Part 75
Tertiary Color Harmonies & Esedra Giulio, Borghese Gardens, Rome
by Barry John Raybould
140 Important Principles of Art
Harley Brown's fascinating things no one else will tell you