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Monday in General Art Advice – Question: What overarching story ties together your art and your life? Do you know it? And more importantly, do you share it? Drop in tomorrow for Steff Metal’s perspective on the importance “story” in every artist’s work.

Tuesday in Drawing Tips – Building on her last tutorial, this Tuesday our resident colored pencil expert Carrie Lewis will demonstrate how to add rich, vibrant color over the top of your complementary colored pencil underpainting.

Wednesday in Featured Artists – Don’t miss out on Cynthia Adams’ unique textile landscapes from the American West. As always, if you’d like your own art to be featured on EE, send it in!

Thursday in Artist Interviews – Alyice Edrich and Tara Barney, a graphite artist and jewelry maker, will discuss her creative process, subject matter, and inspiration.

Friday in Photography Tips – Finish out the week with an excellent photography tutorial entitled “4 creative ways to use your camera shutter speed” by our newest EmptyEasel writer (and photographer extraordinaire) Zach McCabe.

Last week’s articles on EmptyEasel:

5 Ways to Become a Better Artist and Better Art Student

How to Put Together a Successful Exhibition Proposal to Send to Galleries

Cathy McClelland: Acrylic and Mixed-media Paintings of Australia

7 Easy Ways to Draw Repeat Visitors to Your Blog Via Your Facebook Fan Page

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On Monday there will be no new articles published on EE, in honor of Presidents Day here in the US.

Tuesday in General Art Advice - Steff Metal will share some fun and interesting commissioned artwork ideas, for artists who are interested in expanding their creative. . . read more

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