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Issue #131 February / March 2020

Issue 131

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. 115, Wildlife
20 The 100-hour Rule
Putting in the work to reach your gallery goals
by Graeme Smith
21 Call for Entries
Entry form for International Artist magazine's Challenge No. 117, Florals & Gardens. Or you can enter using digital printouts and online!
25 Art Workshop Guide
Find art workshops all around the world
30 Station Points
Tips & Insights from James Gurney - Your Gouache Questions Answered
The Art of the Portrait
36 Chairman's Letter
38 Words of Wisdom from the 2020 Faculty
by Christine Egnoski
The Art of the Portrait
44 John Seibels Walker: A Classical Academic Approach
46 Thriving in Nature
Painting from life has enhanced Daniel J. Keys' still lifes and landscapes
by Rochelle Belsito
54 Derived from Old Masters
Noah Buchanan shares his own method of indirect painting based on years of study
62 A Painter's Journey
Part 3 -- The Studio Boat
by John Hulsey
United States
66 Feminine Viewpoint
Suzy Smith empowers the female form using cultural and social references
74 Paint to Finish
Ellen Buselli keeps her paintings fresh through careful observation and precise brushstrokes
84 Conveying a Feeling
In her landscape paintings, Olga Rybalko captures the sights, smells and sounds of nature
United Kingdom
94 Parastoo Ganjei
Achieving splendor
98 Breaking the Rules
Roberto Zangarelli combines academic painting with his own artistic principles
United States
106 David Lobenberg
California vibes
110 Pen & Ink: A Unique Medium
Ann Dyer's experiments with pen and ink have allowed her to create highly realistic drawings
118 Narrative Portraiture
David Sandell's meticulous portraits are researched and have unique narratives
136 The Appeal of Unusual Subjects
Choosing unorthodox subject matter allows John Lovett to find exciting composistions
140 Important Principles of Art
Harley Brown's fascinating things no one else will tell you