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Monday in Painting Tutorials – Tomorrow, Niki Hilsabeck will demonstrate how to combine soft (AKA, chalk) pastels with oil pastels to create richly-colored, textured paintings.

Tuesday in General Art Advice – Ever wanted to write an article for a local or national art publication? Art magazines can be a great way to get your name and work in front of a large audience, and on Tuesday, Steff Metal will share several tips for how to go about it!

Wednesday in Featured Artists – Don’t miss David Munroe’s gorgeously colorful abstract paintings this Wednesday. As always, if you’d like your own artwork to be featured on EE, send it in!

On Thursday we’ll be ending the week early in honor of Halloween, so there will be no new article published. . . have a happy and safe Halloween!

Last week’s articles on EmptyEasel:

How to Paint a Wine Glass (or Any Clear Glass) Using Oil Paint – a must read!

5 Ways Make Your Art Blog More Inviting to Readers

Vanessa Aves: Ink and Watercolor Abstracts

Understanding Three-Dimensional Surface Textures when Drawing

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