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Monday is Memorial Day here in the US, so there won’t be a new article for tomorrow.

Tuesday in Video Tutorials – Craig Nelson demonstrates how to use gesture drawing to lay in a fairly detailed preliminary sketch. Craig also explains how to measure distances when drawing from life, and shares several other great tips too.

Wednesday in Featured Artists – Robert Joyner is one of those rare artists whose work perfectly blends realism and abstraction—see what I mean this Wednesday, and feel free to submit your own artwork to be featured as well.

Thursday in Artist Interviews – Alyice Edrich talks with Pablo Solomon, a sculptor, about creating a strong “image” or “brand” for yourself and what it takes to achieve success in the arts. Don’t miss it.

Friday in SEO for Artists – In a way it’s counter-intuitive. . . but this global internet (that we all use) might also be our best bet for attracting local art buyers. I’ll explain more at the end of the week.

Last week’s articles on EmptyEasel:

Watercolour Painting Advice for the Terrified

When Your Art Sells – Are You Prepared?

Susan Abbott: Paintings that “Pop” With Color and Detail

6 Blog Post Ideas For Art Bloggers

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Monday in Video Tutorials - Tomorrow, watercolor painter Judy Morris demonstrates how to create a perfectly smooth, perfectly even wash of color on your paper. She has just three simple tips. . . and as you'll see, the results speak for themselves.

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