January 2020 Current Issue 427

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In each monthly issue of Australian Artist magazine we take you inside the studios of the Australia's best artists. They tell you the thought processes behind their creative methods and reveal their painting techniques.

In This Issue

The magazine for artists by artists.
Regulars
6 Portfolio
A look at art activity from around the country
11 Special Feature from CHROMA Acrylics
12 NEW The Valentine Files
Blogs from Fiona Valetine
Features
14 From First Inspiration
by James KcKay
Regulars
20 Mike Barr on "Everything Art"
Blogs and tips, and oil demonstration
Features
Watercolor 24 Watercolour Series: Part 6
by Tony White
30 The Road Test
Artist Vicki Hazzard road tests Cretacolor Marino Aquarelle
Oil 36 Transforming Nature into Art
Using oils in the grand studio tradition, landscapes evolve into works of romantic realism
by Graham Cox
Acrylic 42 A Sorkel in the Art Kit
Go underwater to paint ocean subjects
by Carole Elliott
48 Art Prizes
A special Norther Territory art prize
50 Painting the Same Subject More than Once
by Annee Kelly
Regulars
Watercolor 60 Watercolour Series
demonstrations and top tips from John Lovett
by John Lovett
Features
64 Art Exhibition
Artist's Society of Canberra
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70 Professional Artist
by Graeme Smith
74 Art Prizes & Competitions
80 Classified Advertising