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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
7 Special Feature from CHROMA Acyrlics
Features
9 The Road Test
This feature puts the latest art materials "under the pump": this month's reviewing artist is Robert Knight
by Robert Knight
Watercolor 16 Paint Alpine Scenes Without Freezing Up!
With winter on the horizon, try painting this cold, alpine scene which features the idiosyncrasies of painting melted snow
by Anne Melloy
Oil 24 Bird's Eye View
The use of drones has given artists more aerial references of the landscape. Here's how to paint them
by Jacki Burke
32 Review
Skilled artist share top tips and demonstrations using new products: this month's featured artist is Tricia Reust
by Tricia Reust
Pastel 40 Observation is the Key in Realism
Working from life is the best methodology for realist artist
by Gayle Newcombe
Regulars
45 Mike Barr on "Everything Art" Blogs, pictorials and a demonstration:
Painting rain without the raindrops
by Mike Barr
50 Watercolor Series
Demonstrations and top tips from John Lovett
by John Lovett
54 Art Material Series
Paint, Paper, Play #12
Features
58 Art Tuition
Showcasing two tutors from this year's USQ McGregor Winter Arts Retreat to be held at the Toowoomba QLD campus
66 Art Workshops
Showcasing two artists of this year's Grampions Brushes workshops
Regulars
70 Professional Artist
by Graeme Smith
73 Art Prizes & Competitions
80 Classified Advertising