March 2019 Past Issues 417

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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
9 Special Feature from CHROMA Acrylics
14 Mike Barr on "Everything Art"; blogs, demos and pictorials
In this edition we feature a seascape demonstration
by Mike Barr
Features
18 Artist's Inspiration: Drawing on Experience
Showcasing an artist's favorite art form
by Tricia Reust
22 Artist's Workshop
From Plein air to Studio
by Annee Kelly
30 Cracking the Plein Air Code
Learn how to tackle and succeed at painting "on location" with these informative "hands on" demonstrations
by Chan Dissonayake
38 Think of the Subject as a Jigsaw Puzzle
Subjects that end up in the "too hard basket" can be broken into achievable pieces
by Kathy Ellem
Special Feature 46 Underlying Structures
Taking a fresh look at the importance of anatomy for artists
by Dr. Natalia Balo
Watercolor 56 How to Paint Yachts (and other coastal delights)
Make the most of summer painting with subjects that suit the season
by Diana Edwards
Regulars
62 Art Materials Series Paint, Paper, Play #9
Demonstrating the NEW watercolours
by Antoinette Blythe
68 Watercolour Series: demonstration and top tips from John Lovett
In this edition: Thumbnail Sketches
by John Lovett
72 Professional Artist
by Graeme Smith
75 Art Prizes & Competitions
80 Classified advertising