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  • Over 80 pages in every monthly issue
  • More like a book than a magazine
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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
4 Portfolio
A look at art activity from around the country
Features
10 The Process for Outdoor Painting
Structuring a plan of action makes en plain air painting more successful
by Vivi Palegeorge
18 Photographs - Master or Servants?
Photographic slavery is an easy trap to fall into and a hard one to leave behind
by Mike Barr
Cover Stories
Watercolor 26 Painting Flowers on Watercolour Canvas
Stretch the appeal of your watercolour florals by using canvas
by Julie Goldspink
Oil 38 Making Your Work More Visually EXCITING
Try these ideas for raising your paintings from 'ho hum' to 'wow'
by Colley Whisson
Features
Acrylic 50 Mini-Series: Using Acrylics in Representational Art
Part 3 in this edition
by Barry McCann
60 Special Feature: Holiday Project
Paint a Subject on Wood Using Acrylic Inks and Paints
A definitive guide to painting wood
by Carolyn Judge
Regulars
72 Professional Artist
by Graeme Smith
75 Art Prizes & Competitions
80 Classified advertising