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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
9 Special Feature from CHROMA Acrylics
Cover Stories
12 Making Waves...not just any old wave
Who's better than a suffer to teach you how to paint a wave with feeling!
by Chris Postle
Pastel 22 Mother and Child Portrait
Using charcoal as an underpainting helps to achieve a "likeness"
by Tricia Taylor
30 Tackling the Fear of Figures
It's difficult to avoid painting figures in your art career, even when painting landscapes
by Chan Dissonayake
Features
Colored Pencil 38 Artist's Pictorial: Pencil Power
Stunning wildlife portraits in colored pencil
by Stephen Bennett
Art Societies 50 The Twenty Melbourne Painters Society Inc. Celebrates 100 Years
56 New Series: Paint, Paper
by Lynette Orzlowski
60 New Series by Colley Whission Part 3 - Shapes
10 steps to paint like an impressionist
by Colley Whisson
64 New Series by Robert Hagan Part 3
Action powered by dust
by Robert Hagan
68 Workshopping the trio of photos, sketches and digital aids, with artist Lars Stenberg
Regulars
75 Professional Artist
by Graeme Smith
76 Art Prizes & Competitions