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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
2 Portfolio
A look at art activity from around the country
Prize Report 10 Prize Winners
Challenge No. 66 Landscapes
Art Prize Challenge 17 Call for Entries for Art Prize Challenge No. 67 Seascapes, Rivers & Lakes
Features
Watercolor 20 Watercolour Demonstration
by Georgia Mansur
Watercolor & Pastel 26 Same Scene, Different Medium
Painting a scene in pastel and watercolour, demonstrated by Lyn Melody and Julie Goldspink
by Lyn Mellady and Jule Goldspink
Oil 32 Creative Critters and Imaginative Friends
A combination of "heart and soul" and an instinctive technique results in appealing wildlife art
by Hazel Howie
Cover Stories
Plein Air 40 New Series En Plein Air
If plein air painting has never worked fro your, here is the definitive guide to making it a successful part of your creative process
by Brett "Mon" Garling
Regulars
47 Art Story
Cover Stories
48 Art Exhibition
Twenty Melbourne Painters Inc. Annual Exhibition
Features
Pastel 54 Pastel Series
Part 4 – What color paper should I use?
by Amanda McLean
Watercolor 58 Watercolour Series on Painting Australian Light
Part 3 – Why strong sunlight gives you more options
by Jenny MacNaughton
Regulars
Art Prize Challenge 63 Finalists: Challenge No. 66 Landscapes
73 How to Subscribe
Art Prizes 75 Art Prizes & Competitions
80 Classified advertising