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Monday in General Art Advice – If you’re looking to upgrade your colored pencils, come by tomorrow. . . Carrie Lewis will be sharing a ton of knowledge about buying quality, artist-grade pencils. Don’t miss it!

Tuesday in Featured Artists – Originally from Hamburg, Germany, Herbert Kiesler creates oil landscapes that are both unpretentious and vividly colorful. See his work right here on Tuesday, and if you’d like your artwork to be featured on EE, sent it in!

Wednesday in Drawing Tips – Drop in at the end of the week to learn all about monograms (including how to design and create your own!) from the very talented Phawnda Moore.

Last week’s articles on EmptyEasel:

Let Your Pencils Do the Work, With These 3 Advanced Pencil Strokes

Donna Blichasz: Fun and Quirky Superhero Illustrations

6 Methods for Creating Stunning Contrast in Your Next Portrait Painting

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Monday in Motivation - Have you ever wondered how other artists get their amazing creative opportunities? Like art grants, or residencies, or even solo shows? If so, come by tomorrow for Niki Hilsabeck's answer (it's simpler than you'd think!)

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