Friday, March 1, 2024

Spring 2024

In this BIGGER issue: Rose Sedana Workshop, Ten-Step Drawing Nature, Derwent Artists in the Spotlight, The Perfect Mix, Rock On, Art & Mental Health, 5 Ways to Use Erasers, Just Add Water Challenge, and more. Featuring: Kyani Koezuka, Dan Derbyshire, Gemma Backwell


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Friday, December 1, 2023

December 2023

In this issue: Big Brand Holiday Guide, Tree Basics, Multifaceted Art, White Fur on Black, 2023 Art Competition Winners, Stamp & Color, Robin with Ribbon Tutorial, and more. Featuring: Naomi Jenkin 

November 2023 Issue

In this issue: 8 Things to be Thankful for, Reliving a Recent Redo, Studying Art History, Color Schemes, Sweet Treats, Casting & Posing Figures, Fig Workshop, Replicating Reflections, and more. Featuring: Michael Freeman

Friday, October 6, 2023

October 2023 Issue

In this issue: Inktober Prompts, Sketching Nature, Negative Space, Creating Drama with Contrast, Spotlighting Black Edition Pencils, Drawing Vultures, Indian Corn Workshop, and more. Featuring Deborah Friedman 

Friday, September 1, 2023

September 2023 Issue

In this issue: Art & Travel, Drawing Shiny Objects, Making Art Friends, Cherry Workshop, “A” Paper Quick Guide, Wax VS Oil, and more. Featuring Danielle Robertson 

Thursday, August 3, 2023

August 2023 Issue

In this issue: Lunchlings, Illustration School, Lasso the Western Art Winners, Selling Points, Cool Drink Step-by-Step, Imaginative Realism, A Heartfelt Tribute, Editing Your Art, and more. Featuring Chris Sheban 

Tuesday, July 11, 2023

July 2023 Issue

In this issue: Monochromatic Winners, 3 Ways to Price Commissions, Faces & Features, Special Occassion Portraits, Glass on Black Workshop, Emotional Conceptual Art, and more. Featuring Kate Higgins 

June 2023 Issue

In this issue: Creating Equine Art, Simple Succulent, Drawing Horse Heads, Creating Backgrounds, A Touch of Nostalgia, Wild West Reimagined, and more. Featuring: Kathryn Leitner 

Tuesday, May 2, 2023

May 2023 Issue

In this issue: Rendering Feet, Paws & Hooves, Drawing Cats & Dogs, Kitchi Kitty Workshop, Art Room Spring Cleaning, Urban Sketching, Tips & Tools for Creating Animal Portraits, and more. Featuring Shay Melia 

Saturday, April 1, 2023

April 2023

In this issue: Best Artist’s Hacks, Petals that POP, Working with Layers, Sketching Flowers in 3 Simple Steps, Spotlighting Stabilo Woody 3 in 1, Learn About Lighting, and more. Featuring: Susan Rubin 

Thursday, March 2, 2023

March 2023

In this issue: Local Love Winners, 15-Minute Drawing, Creating Clip Art, Gouache and Other Mixed Media, 6 Reasons to Create a Website, Scissors Step-by-Step, and more. Featuring Nancy Jacey 

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

February 2023 Issue

In this issue: Big & Bold, Solutions with Solvents, Creative Drawing, Pros of Group Classes, Puffin Pastel Workshop, YouTubers We Love, and more. Featuring Thing Dinh

Monday, January 2, 2023

January 2023

In this issue: Beast of Paradise, Past & Present Gallery, Chasing the Light, Winter Cardinal Tutorial, Drawing Wild Animals, The Pencil Collector, Selling on Etsy, Print It and Save, and more. Featuring Alex Fleming

Thursday, December 1, 2022

December 2022

In this issue: 2022 Art Competition Winners, Christmas Ornaments Step-by-Step, Great Gifts under $25, DIY Custom Tags, Drawing on the Walls, Gifting Your Art, Tips to Start Your Year Off Right, and more. Featuring Wendy Blackwell 

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

November 2022 Issue

In this issue: Exhibiting Your Art, Is Tracing Cheating?, Finish What You Start, Top Tips for Airbrush with Colored Pencils, Pink Piglet Tutorial, Turning the Page, Color Your Holiday, and more. Featuring Jessica Matheney 

Monday, October 10, 2022

October 2022 Issue

In this issue: Creating an Enchanting World, Shining the Light on Nocturnal Animals, Super Cute Fall Things to Draw, White Daisy Step-by-Step, Keep Growing, and more. Featuring: Julia Griffin

Thursday, September 1, 2022

September 2022 Issue

In this issue: Wild Cat Winners, Colorful Bird Workshop, Portraits in Proportions, 4 Ways to Transfer and Image, Beetle and Daisies Tutorial, Getting the Color Right, and more. Featuring: Margaret Minardi

Monday, August 1, 2022

August 2022 Issue

In this issue: Abstract Art Conceptualized, 7 Ways to Reignite your Passion for Art, Drawn to Drawing, Experimenting with Mixed Media, Leaf Tutorial, Drawing on Grief, and more. Featuring: Richard Klekociuk - with FREE Caran d’Ache Supracolor Aquarelle 

Tuesday, July 5, 2022

July 2022 Issue

In this issue: Making Waves, Color Theory 102, Jellyfish Workshop, Enhancing a Photo Reference, Seashell Tutorial, and more. Featuring: Maria Deely 


Wednesday, June 1, 2022

June 2022 Issue

In this issue: 7 Tips for Great Fur, Giraffe Workshop, Color Theory Crash Course, Jewelry Using Shrink Film, Unique Animal Backgrounds, Box Turtle in Steps, and more. Featuring: Pam Slaat

Monday, May 2, 2022

May 2022 Issue

In this issue: Flowers with Textures, 10 Steps to Drawing Flowers, Spring Cleaning, Canna Lily Workshop, White to Bright Winners, Working on Wood, Cretacolor's MegaColor in the Spotlight, and more. Featuring: Seong Weon Ahn 

Friday, April 1, 2022

April 2022 Issue

In this issue: Get Ready to Teach, Painting Trees Over the Sky, Drawing Landscapes, Show & Tell, Landscapes and Abstract, Northern Lights Tutorial, and More. Featuring: Pauline Clay 

Tuesday, March 1, 2022

March 2022 Issue

In this issue: Spotlighting Pitt Graphite Matte, Learn to Draw Forest Animals, Pencils & Pyrography, Fuzzy Textures, Creating Cards, Leads Liquefied, Competition Rejection, and more.  Featuring: Kathryn Hansen  

Tuesday, February 1, 2022

February 2022 Issue

In this Issue: Whimsical Animals, Spotlighting Derwent Coloursoft, Non-Objective Art, Your Art Space,  10 Ways to Kick-Start Your Creativity, Red Rose Tutorial on Drafting Film, Drawing Labs, and more. Featuring: Kate Woodliff O'Donnell 

Saturday, January 1, 2022

January 2022 Issue

In this issue: Empire of the Clouds, Improving Fast, Ask Sema Anything, Draw Almost Every Day, Female Portrait Workshop, Drawing in the Dark, White to Bright Challenge, and more. Featuring: Veronica Winters 

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

December 2021 Issue

In this issue: 2021 Art Competition Winners, Painting without Paint, Fragile Things, Leaf with Waterdrops Workshop, Drawing Everyday Objects, Sharing is Caring, and more. Featuring: Tom Strutton 

Monday, November 1, 2021

November 2021 Issue

In this issue: Expressing Yourself Using Solvents, Workshop: Calla Lily, Making a Space For Your Art, Tiny Treasures, Creating Lifelike Animals, Pet Portrait Art Challenge Winners, and more. Featuring: Julie Freeman 

Friday, October 1, 2021

October 2021 Issue

In this issue: Magical Equines, Pegasus Tutorial, Posca Pencils in the Spotlight, Owls: Wisdom of the Forest Guardians, Finding the Best Paper, Rusted Key Workshop, and more. Featuring: Tran Nguyen  


Friday, September 3, 2021

September 2021 Issue

In this issue: Walking a Mile, Never Stop!, Chaffinch Workshop, Drawing Cute Birds, Petals in Pencil, It’s Time to Level Up, and more. Featuring: A. James Gustafson 

Monday, August 2, 2021

August 2021 Issue

In this issue: 6 Tips for Beautiful Botanicals, Triumph Over Tragedy, Best Places to Improve Your Art, Pastel Peach Step-by-Step, Primary Challenge Winners, and more! Featuring: Christina Shalaby 


Thursday, July 1, 2021

July 2021 Issue

In this issue: Canine Muse, Protecting Art Online, Creating New Worlds, An Artist’s Background, Simple Landscapes, Pet Portrait Challenge, Lighthouse Workshop, Conte’ ‘A Paris Spotlight, and more. Featuring: Nick Day 


Tuesday, June 1, 2021

June 2021

In this issue: Media Methods, Drawing Lifelike Subjects, Fabulous Fur, Get Gallery Exposure, Origami in 2D, Gyrfalcon Workshop, Derwent Chromaflow in the Spotlight, and more. Featuring: Marie-Jeanne Fawer 

Monday, May 3, 2021

May 2021

In this issue: Selfie Challenge Winners, Botanicals on Black, Plant Ambiance, Sketching Techniques: Composition, Tree Frog Step-by-Step, Strength in Color, Conservation Mounting, and more. Featuring: Thomas Fluharty 

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Thursday, April 1, 2021

April 2021

In this issue: Creative Block and Blank Page Fear, Packing & Shipping, I Quit!, Overcomer, Cherry Danish Tutorial, Perfectionism or Inner Critic?, Creating Any Color with Just 3 Pencils, Making It On My Own, and more. Featuring: Courtney Welch 

FREE Holbein Pencil Inside while supplies last!


Monday, March 1, 2021

March 2021

In this issue: Spotlighting Art-n-Fly, Finding the Unique You, Creating Prints of Your Art, Hare Tutorial, Pairing with Pitt Pens, Creating a Beautiful Layout, Challenge Met Gallery, and more. Featuring: Ambro Jordi 
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Monday, February 1, 2021

February 2021

 In this issue: Glorious Glazing, Masking Made Easy, Pricing Your Artwork, Cabin Collection, Drawing Expressive Faces, Glass Bunny Workshop, and more. Featuring: Julie Podstolski 

Thursday, December 31, 2020

January 2021

In this issue: Past & Present Artwork, Making & Keeping Resolutions, Believable Beards, Lovebirds Step-by-Step, Working with Mannequins, Selfie Tips, Take the Selfie Challenge, and more. Featuring: Svetlana Cameron 


Tuesday, December 1, 2020

December 2020

In this issue: 2020 Art Competition Winners, Making Holiday Sales, Working on Draft Film, Leaves Workshop, Beginning Pastel, Makers Cabinet’s Iris and Hovel, 8 Principals to Becoming a Better Artist, Jerry’s Gift Guide, and more. Featuring Natalie Dark
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Friday, October 30, 2020

CPM November 2020

In this issue: Reader’s Art Spaces, Mastering Perspective, Grow Your Social Media, Eggs by the Dozen Step-by-Step, LuxArchival: Uniting Mediums & Techniques, and more. Featuring Carol E Maltby 


Thursday, October 1, 2020

CPM October 2020

In this issue: Creating Creepy Crawlers, Caran d’Ache New Luminance Colors, Fall Still Life, Sketching Fantasy Creatures and Characters, Going Full-Time, Sideshow Serenade, and more. Featuring Marald Van Haasteren

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Tuesday, September 1, 2020

CPM September 2020

In this issue: Art Therapy 101, Words of Wisdom, Show Me the Money, Drawing Hands & Feet, Fan Art, Chipmunk on Suede, Prismacolor Portrait Redesign, and more. Featuring: Robert McFetridge


Monday, August 3, 2020

CPM August 2020

In this issue: Finding Your First Clients, Colored Pencil as a Fine Art Medium, Derwent Pro Papers, Textures for Artists, Pencil Nibs Tip, Felt is Fabulous, Train Boxcar Step-by-Step, and more. Featuring: Kudo Haruki

CPM July 2020

In this issue: Strawberry Step-by-Step, Jesse Lane’s Top 10 Tips, What Mods Know, So Nice to Slice, Lemonade Workshop, Creating a Pleasing Composition, Comparing Crayola, Hair Doesn’t Have to be Hard, and more. Featuring: Barbara Dahlstedt

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Tuesday, June 2, 2020

CPM June 2020

In this issue: In this issue: Watercolor Meets Colored Pencil, Water Lily Bud Workshop, Drawing and Painting Botanicals, Spotlighting Derwent Reformulated Metallic Pencils, How Art Affects Daily Life, Of Art, Science and Medicine, Laughter is the Best Medicine, and more. Featuring: Katya Santoro 

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CPM May 2020

In this issue: Art Show Advice, Making your Mark with Wildlife, Draw Any Animal Excerpt, Honey Bee Workshop, Bee-utiful Bugs, Cezanne Watercolor Pencils, Saying it with Pictures, and more. Featuring: Sylvie Daigneault
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

CPM April 2020

In this issue: Choosing your Subject, Developing Style, Painting with Pencil, Why you're not getting Commissions, Art Exchange Gallery, Tulip Workshop, The joy of Drawing, and More. Featuring: Julia Emar

Sunday, March 1, 2020

CPM March 2020

In this issue: Protecting Your Art, Realistic Animals Excerpt, Challenge Met Gallery, Light ‘Em Up, Berries with the Basics, Drawing Vs. Photo, Get it on Glass, and More. Featuring: Sophie Fois
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Monday, February 3, 2020

CPM February 2020

In this issue: Small & Sweet, Charming Art, Falling in Love with Colored Pencils, Life Drawing Exercises, Teacup Tutorial, Pencils for Pachyderms, Getting Ready to Start, and Pretty Panels. Featuring: Deborah Maklowski

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

CPM January 2020

In this issue: Winners of the 2020 COLORED PENCIL Awards, Perfecting the Paper, The Making of Quinn, Getting a Head Start, Studio Tour with Wendy Layne, Peacock Feather Workshop, Inktense Art Gallery, and More. Featuring: Steve White