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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
5 Portfolio
A look at art activity from around the country
7 New Special Feature from Chroma Acrylics
Features
12 Art Story
Born to Paint - Bob Marchant
Pastel 18 Don't Let the Subject Overwhelm You!
Landscapes are a great source of inspiration... and frustration, so here's how to simplify what you see
by Bill Truslove
Watercolor 26 Art Materials
Artist Polina Bright demonstrates MaimeriBlu watercolours from Canson
32 New Series by Robert Hagan
Part 2
by Robert Hagan
36 New Series by Colley Whisson
Part 2 - edition and Eliminating
by Colley Whisson
Cover Stories
Watercolor 40 How to Paint a Panoramic Landscape in Watercolour
Panoramas are best served by a staged working process and sound design decisions
by Chan Dissanayake
Watercolor 52 Shadows and Reflections: the similarities and the differences
Are we really painting light? Or are we painting what light creates?
by Jacky Pearson
Features
58 Workshopping Colour, Shape and Pattern with artist Suzie Riley
64 Art Exhibition
We feature a selection of prize winners from a popular South Coast NSW art exhibition
Regulars
70 Professional Artist
by Graeme Smith
75 Art Prizes & Competitions
80 Classifieds advertising