Explore to world of art !! Australia's number 1 publisher of Art magazines has created the best Art magazine. This magazine brings the best of all types of art and explores the whole of the art world. Meet inspiring artists using all forms of mediums including drawing. Also each issue we will meet an amazing photographer who will provide a workshop so you can take great photos to enhance your art work. With regular features on how to set up the perfect studio and road test products. We will also visit galleries from all over the world and local exhibitions and art fairs.
Our Craft Will Never Be Mastered • Ian de Raat is a self-taught emerging artist. He is currently a part-time painter and full-time advertising art director.
Rolling out the Red Carpet
It taught me to observe • Photography was a natural addition/progression from painting as all the composition rules applied and it was easier for me to capture multiple views of the same subject.
My clients include
EAU by Graham Shearer
Drawing on life’s encounters • One of the greatest influences on my artwork has been growing up in the hinterland ranges and beaches of the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, surrounded by nature and wildlife.
Artist’s Hints and Tips
Tripod Buying Guide • Tripods range from compact pocket sized units to gigantic behemoths that stand as high as a person. There are so many options available it can be hard to decide what is needed to best suit the task at hand, so here are some tips to assist you.
Aperture Summer Open
Exhibition: The Distance
Belvedere – Austrian Art
Sigmund Freud and the Play on the Burden of Representation
The Abstract Expressionist • An expressionist at heart, key inspirations for this artist’s work lie in interpreting the emotional response to memories of landscape, and how this affects our character.
Summer Breaks – riding down to the cattle grid
Artist’s Hints and Tips
The Fibreglass Brush Scratchboarding • In the last issue I introduced the exciting and addictive world of scratchboard. In this medium to make an image you need four things – the first three are a board, a coating of clay and some colour.
Multiple Exposure Challenge • A multiple exposure is a photo that combines multiple images to combine one. There are various techniques for creating a multiple exposure both in camera and on a computer in post-production.
Instantly addicted to creating … • Producing artworks gave me the freedom and relaxation I was so desperately craving, it was a new creative outlet with endless possibilities.
Artist’s Tips and Hints
FROM THE DRAWING BOARD
Just a country girl at art