Issue 40

Henry David Thoreau said it best: “The world is but a canvas to our imagination”. This issue is packed with practical advice, creative ideas and demonstrations to help you fire up your own imagination.

Walter Voigt shares the view from his studio which is the inspiration for his superb landscapes.

Brent Dodd shares some tips for getting values right; Grant Wood takes us through the stages of painting different skies in watercolour, cover artist Jono Dry shares his love of realism and there is also a link to a short video on his process.

Sarah Kelly discusses her fascination with all things
botanical, and Sonja Frenz continues her demonstration series, this time with watercolours.

Malcolm Dewey talks about the importance of a good website, Antoinette van der Merwe shows us how to set up a still life, Qhama Maswana dresses up his models to convey a certain message or idea, and Louis Hiemstra goes from Medical Lecturer to art teacher!

Featured Artists

Cover: “Wrapped In Tradition” by Jono Dry. Other artists include: Antoinette van der Merwe, Sarah Kelly, Louis Hiemstra,
Qhama Maswana, Walter Voigt and SkyArts Landscape Artist of the Year 2108 Semi Finalist: Brian Ramsay.


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