Editor’s Note – February 2017

This is the month of romance, so we are pleased to begin with Christina Iotti’s Tulips and Lace tutorial demonstrating how to create that beautiful layered look. We also end with lace in our February Art Challenge, incorporating lace under a box of chocolates. Use...

Editor’s Note – January 2018

We are now in our eighth year of publication. I can’t believe how the time has flown! Not only has this magazine grown by leaps and bounds, but also the colored pencil medium itself. I am constantly amazed by what you artists are able to accomplish! We have some great...
Faber-Castell Polychromos Giveaway!

Faber-Castell Polychromos Giveaway!

Deadline: 12/31/17 Faber-Castell has been so very generous to offer you a chance to win one of five 12 piece tin sets of Polychromos colored pencils! These are a top favorite pencil among colored pencil artists so this season you can treat yourself twice –...
Drawing for Joy

Drawing for Joy

Deadline: 12/31/17 It’s easy to win this awesome new book “Drawing for Joy” by Stephanie Petereson Jones, just sign up for our newsletter and you are automatically entered into our random drawing. We will email the winner and announce here. Just...

Editor’s Note – December 2017

As we reflect on the past year, we are so grateful for our growing audience and for support from some of our favorite art suppliers in the world. These companies have not only trusted us with their advertisements but have also enabled us to give back over $26,000...

Editor’s Note – November 2017

Thank you to everyone who participated in our 2017 art competition! We received some truly amazing pieces, and we appreciate the work that Morgan Davidson put into choosing our 12 winners. View those finalists in this issue, and then visit our online gallery to see...