This Week: 5/6 through 5/12

By Dan in Weekly Preview

Monday in Drawing Tips – Tomorrow, Carrie Lewis will discuss a few drawing techniques, as well as some general pros and cons, of using a sandpaper surface for colored pencil paintings.

Tuesday in General Art Advice – If you’ve ever had a great idea for an illustrated children’s book but didn’t know how to make it a reality, come back this Tuesday. Steff Metal has the full process written up and ready to share.

Quick announcement - EmptyEasel is giving away 50 custom-built portfolio websites to deserving artists this June. Click here to learn more or grab your spot!

Wednesday in Featured Artists – Mollie Erkenbrack creates unique portraits that almost seem more expressive, and more emotive than real life. See what I mean on Wednesday, and as always, feel free to submit your own artwork to be featured on EE as well.

Thursday in Art Marketing Tips – Finish out the week with some excellent ideas from Alyice Edrich on how to recycle old blog posts into new, valuable content that you can share around the web.

Last week’s articles on EmptyEasel:

How to Write a Press Release for Your First Solo Art Show

An Interview with Mixed-Media Mosaic Artist Rebecca Collins

Denis Hopkins: Softly Blended Hues and Romantic Landscapes

It’s Just Paint, People!

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