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Starting Art August Edition
September 04, 2008

Issue #16 - August 2008

Hi,

Welcome to the latest issue of Starting Art!

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Bob.


*** CONTENTS ***

1. Video Tutorial of the Month - Watercolor Secrets Sneak Preview

2. Super Quick Survey: Final Chance to Have Your Say

3. Quick Tip: How to Fix a Dent in Your Canvas

4. Pearl From the Forums: Take a Peek at the Studios & Workspaces of Other Amateur Artists

5. Quick Tip: Paint a Silhouette First

6. Featured Art Group -


1. Video Tutorial of the Month - Watercolor Secrets Sneak Preview

It's been over a year in the making and it's just around the corner. It was created with YOUR help, with the tutorials and topics YOU most wanted. It's a complete step-by-step system that I believe will help anyone create consistently stunning watercolors. Here's the first sneak preview video:

Click here to watch the video


2. Super Quick Survey: Final Chance to Have Your Say

Watercolor Secrets is all but complete. And there's one last opportunity to request a topic or area that you most want to see covered. There's room for one (or maybe two) more tutorials before it's released. Make your request with this super-quick survey and we'll choose the most requested topic...

Take the survey (less than 60 seconds to complete)


3. Quick Tip: How to Fix a Dent in Your Canvas

The title says it all! Great quick tip from site visitor Claude.

Go to the quick tip now!


4. Pearl From the Forums: Take a Peek at the Studios & Workspaces of Other Amateur Artists

Have you collected a ton of art materials over the years? Where do you store all those paints, all that paper and how do you protect your brushes? Well, idrawandpaint.com member Lola started this great thread asking the same question...

See how other people store their art materials here


5. Quick Tip: Paint a Silhouette First

Thanks to Philip Wegner for this acrylics painting tip.

Click here to see what it is


6. Featured Art Group at idrawandpaint.com - Online Art Shows & competitions

Set up by idrawandpaint.com member Angella, this group aims to find and let others know about arts shows and art competitions on the Net.

See the group home page here...

(you must be a member of idrawandpaint.com to join and participate - don't worry it' completely free!)


That's it for this issue. Best wishes and see you next time.

Bob.

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