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Monday in Drawing Tips – Come by tomorrow and learn another great way to blend colored pencils from Carrie Lewis. All you need is an old, worn-down brush and one other item you probably already have laying around your studio. . .

Tuesday in Selling Art Online – You’ve heard of Kickstarter, and maybe a few other crowdfunding websites, right? Well there’s a new website out there that offers crowdfunding opportunities JUST for artists. Drop in on Tuesday for the full story!

Wednesday in Featured Artists – Gritty, textured, bright—all of those adjectives (and more) could be used to describe Nancy Flanagan’s gorgeous, high-contrast landscape paintings. Don’t miss seeing those on Wednesday, and as always, feel free to submit your own art to be featured on EE as well.

Thursday in Art Products – Finish out the week with a look at a new and very innovative product created to make shipping large canvases a whole lot easier. Don’t miss it!

Plus, this coming Saturday. . .

We’ll be partnering with Craftsy to offer a “Beginner’s Guide to the World of Watercolors” absolutely free! Come by anytime on Saturday or Sunday (visit the Painting Tutorials section) and download your own copy!

Last week’s articles on EmptyEasel:

Too Much Colored Pencil Wax Buildup? Here’s How to Keep Adding Layers

Shirish Deshpande: Colorful Abstracts & Pointillist Paintings

How to Paint a High-Contrast Night Time Scene Using Soft Pastels

It’s a Saturday Giveaway! Get Your Free Guide to Drawing Animals Inside

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Happy Thanksgiving everyone!

Instead of publishing new articles this week, we'll be taking some time off to celebrate turkey day and enjoy all the festivities. Have a safe and happy holiday, and I’ll see you back here next Sunday!

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