Acrylique

Notre artiste du mois de mai 2013 | Paul Chapman et sa peinture acrylique

Congratulations to artist Paul Chapman, who was a finalist in The Artist’s Magazine‘s 29th Annual Art Competition, in the portrait/figure category. We fell in love with his acrylic self-portrait, A Quick Brush Up (below). Keep reading to learn more about Chapman and his art. A Quick Brush Up (acrylic on canvas, 30×30) by Paul Chapman …

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Optez pour la lueur! | Peintures acryliques luminescentes et Tom Bacher

Using luminescent acrylic paints, Tom Bacher paints landscapes and portraits with spectacular lighting effects. He combines different brands of fluorescent and phosphorescent paints to achieve the look he wants for various elements in paintings that incorporate the elements of time and change, such as “New York City,” below. New York City Painting “New York City”  …

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“Mon cœur se remplit de plaisir et danse avec les jonquilles” | Une leçon d'art Donna Dewberry

Donna Dewberry is one of our most searched-for artists; her well-known “one-stroke painting” technique is easy to learn and provides satisfying results for those new to painting, especially. Her flowers are lovely, and you can learn how to paint them just as she does in her” newest book>Essential Guide to Flower and Landscape Painting:” decorative …

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Démonstration d'échauffement quotidien avec Robert Burridge

Robert Burridge demonstrates how to practice shapes, lighting and color by doing a basic still-life warm-up before a painting session.  Read the rest of the feature article “On the Move!” by Christine McHugh in The” artist magazine>.   Daily Painting Warm-UpBy Robert Burridge I’ve developed this particular exercise as a workshop warm-up. (I also use …

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Annonce des gagnants du concours AcrylicWorks: Best of Acrylic

Congratulations to the 110 artists chosen for North Light Books’ first annual Best of Acrylic competition AcrylicWorks! If you see your name below, please check your email accounts (and junk boxes) for instructions on next steps. You should have received an email from us with the subject line “AcrylicWorks Winner Notification” on Monday, June 3rd. …

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Demandez et vous recevrez | Art acrylique de Mike Williams

When I recently invited you, our readers, to send in your comments, one recurring theme was the desire for more acrylic content. I’m happy to do just that, as today’s newsletter is about Inside” acrylics: studio secrets from today top artists by phil garrett> a book so new that it’s only available for pre-orders. It …

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La variété est le piment de la vie | Patti Brady en vedette dans le nouveau magazine électronique

Whoa! I was reading through our newest e-magazine, Patti Brady: An Acrylic Overview, absorbing the images of her paintings and demonstrations, and glancing through the captions when I learned that I haven’t been disposing of my own acrylic paint in the best way. Yikes! Primula/Primel (acrylic on canvas panel, 23×23) by Patti Brady (www.pattibrady.com). Collection …

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Essai routier: Avis d'Ursula Roma sur des acryliques à haut débit de Golden Artist Colours

This column appeared in The Artist’s Magazine, March 2014. If you enjoyed reading it, please use the link here to subscribe! High Flow Acrylics by Ursula Roma A professional illustrator and fine artist tries Golden Artist Colors High Flow Acrylics on a brush, in a pen or a marker, or straight from the bottle. When …

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Démonstration de paysages acryliques avec Rick Bennett

Abstraction to Representation to Abstraction Again By Rick Bennett This is an excerpt from “Looking Through Water” by Daniel Brown in The Artist’s Magazine, June 2014.   1. Design: Using a chalk line, I start my seascapes by dividing the canvas into horizontal bands that establish a horizon line and the progressive layers of water, …

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10 façons de faire revivre votre esprit studio lorsque vous avez frappé un mur de briques

It’s so easy to fall into a rhythm when it comes to creativity. We find something that we like and that we’re good at, and then we do it again. And again. Before we know it, we’ve settled deep within our comfort zone. Why not? It’s safe and we get frequent gratification because we know …

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Votre automne, une ressource incontournable en acrylique | Artiste en acrylique, numéro d'automne 2014

Explore your creativity with the Fall 2014 issue of Acrylic Artist, a special 124-page issue celebrating the versatility of acrylic. Featuring a wide variety of vibrant and varied acrylic and mixed-media paintings—along with tips from fellow artists who share their processes—you’ll be inspired to experiment with acrylic-specific mediums to change the dynamic of your paints,  discover ways to incorporate metal …

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Peindre à l'acrylique: une approche toujours curieuse de la création artistique

Oh, happy day! Acrylic painting is taking the art community by storm, and so our team is happy to share with you the newest and highly-awaited issue of Acrylic Artist magazine. “In many ways, acrylic painters are like the Lewis and Clark of the art world,” says editor Anne Hevener in the summer issue of Acrylic Artist. “With a …

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Quand un oiseau est plus qu'un oiseau: peintures acryliques aviaires

Today’s blog post comes from The Artist’s Magazine‘s recent breathtaking article on birds in art by Holly Davis. Because the following excerpt is so striking and interesting, I’ll let it speak for itself. Read the full article in the November issue, and subscribe today for inspiration and techniques delivered to your door or inbox. ~Cherie The …

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Rick Pas: Peintures Acryliques Nature

This article about Rick Pas first appeared in the October 2007 issue of The” artist magazine>. Darner/Birch (acrylic, 16×20) by Rick Pas When people hear the low, measured voice of artist Rick Pas for the first time, they suggest he could have a successful career in radio broadcasting, but broadcasting’s gain would have been the art world’s loss. …

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Le défi et la gloire de peindre NY Times Square

I was lucky enough to visit New York City earlier this year and, having been there, I can honestly say that the idea of painting a scene of Times Square is overwhelming. Just thinking of the area, I remember the energetic atmosphere. Everywhere I looked were lights, people and cars. The movement didn’t stop, and …

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Extrait vidéo du Magazine de l’artiste (septembre)!

Watch a video preview of The Artist’s Magazine‘s September issue below. The September issue features artwork from some of the most prominent artists working today! These paintings are only a preview, so make sure to pick up the issue for inspiration and tips to use in your own practice. Watch the Video Preview of The Artist’s Magazine’s …

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Conseils de peinture acrylique avec Kevin Kelly

This demo is a free excerpt from Daniel Brown’s article From Sardonic to Serene: Seeking the Spiritual in Landscape. You can read the full article along with many others in The Artist’s Magazine‘s September issue, now on newsstands! Keep scrolling to read all of Kevin Kelly’s acrylic painting tips, and to see his step by step demonstration. Masking …

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Technique mixte: de nouvelles idées pour stimuler votre créativité

Today’s newsletter comes from guest artist Chris Cozen, who has shared her blog posts at artistmagazine in the past with both inspiring advice and tried-and-true painting techniques. The Chris Cozen Acrylic Color Exploration Value Pack features three of her acrylic painting workshop DVDs, plus her new book, Acrylic Color Explorations. Here, Chris takes you behind …

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Décembre 2015 Artiste du mois | David Larkins

Congratulations to our December Artist of the Month, David Larkins! He was a finalist in The Artist’s Magazine‘s Annual Art Competition! His painting Let There Be Light is below. Read more about how the artist uses light and unusual vantage points to tell a more compelling, painterly story! ~Monroa, MI   Let There Be Light (acrylic on canvas, 36×24) by …

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Texture et plus de texture | Peinture au pastel en gros plan avec Jimmy Wright

Get an exclusive up-close look into the making of one of Jimmy Wright’s beautiful pastel paintings in this excerpt from The Artist’s Magazine. For a complete Q&A with the artist, plus a step-by-step pastel demonstration with Bill Hosner, a look inside a workshop with Duane Wakeham, and more, download the Pastel Painting with the Masters eMagazine …

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Mai 2016 Artiste du mois | Lynn Welker

Congratulations to our May 2016 Artist of the Month, Lynn Welker! Lynn was a finalist in The Artist’s Magazine‘s Annual Art Competition! Her piece Hidden Bridge is seen below. Read more about the artist below and what she values most about experimentation Newport Beach, CA ~ lynnwelker.com Hidden Bridge (acrylic, collage, acrylic ink, gesso on 300 lb. hot press …

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Septembre 2016 Artiste du mois | David Caesar

Congratulations to our September 2016 Artist of the Month, David Caesar! Caesar was a finalist in The Artist’s Magazine‘s Annual Art Competition! His piece Arrow can be seen below. Read more about Caesar and the project he’s currently working on that he hopes to spend decades perfecting. Guelph, Ontario ~ davidcaesar.com Arrow (acrylic on hardboard, 30×52) by David Caesar I began drawing …

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Sandrine Pelissier: Collage de journaux et démo de peinture

Sandrine Pelissier was a winner in The Artist’s Magazine‘s 2013 All Media Art Competition (mixed media and collage art category). She created her winning painting, Recycling Life (below), in response to thoughts about circularity—“the way everything gets recycled in nature.” The foreground of the painting is a collage landscape of newspaper obituary clippings, signifying that …

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