Fine Art

The Artist's MagazineThe Artist’s Magazine

The Artist’s Magazine celebrates the creative life and the creative act, the artist as well as the art, by showcasing the best work—in all media and in all styles—of the best artists working today. With beautiful color reproductions, engaging interviews, lively discussions of timely issues, practical lessons in craft, and news of exhibitions and events, The Artist’s Magazine inspires, informs, encourages and instructs so that an artist’s creative life will be filled with success as well as pleasure.

Watercolor ArtistWatercolor Artist

Watercolor Artist takes you inside the studios of the best and brightest of today’s watermedia artists. Here you’ll learn about making art from the inside out—from cultivating that first twinkle of inspiration to pinpointing the materials and techniques you’ll need to execute your idea. Plus, each issue brings you the most reliable information available on must-have painting tools and materials, from paint to paper to brushes and beyond. For artists working in watermedia, Watercolor Artist is the definitive source for creative inspiration and technical information.

Pastel Journal The Pastel Journal

The Pastel Journal is the leading publication devoted to pastel artists of all skill levels, from the passionate amateur to the working professional. You’ll find each issue packed with gorgeous artwork, insight and creative inspiration from top working artists to help you be the best pastel artist you can be!

Southwest Art Southwest Art Magazine

With nearly 40 years of experience, Southwest Art is the leading magazine devoted to American Western art. Each issue puts readers in touch with the artists, galleries, and collectors that shape the market.

Acrylic ArtistAcrylic Artist

Full of step-by-step demonstrations, creative painting ideas and inspirational work, Acrylic Artist offers something for everyone.

North Light BooksNorth Light Books

Creating art can be a simple or complex process; the North Light Books mission is to break that process down into clear, understandable steps so aspiring artists learn how to go from blank canvas to masterpiece. Our books for artists by expert artists and instructors, range from oil and watercolor to fantasy and manga art under the popular IMPACT books line.

Collector’s Guide

This once-a-year printed guidebook is your trusted companion while collecting art and handcrafts in New Mexico. Featuring:

– 600+ full-color images in 270+ pages
– 5000+ artists indexed to their galleries
– Gallery, studio & museum profiles
– Detailed street by street maps
– Informative articles
– Dining & lodging resources
– Glossaries of art terms


Launched in 2008, provides online instructional art videos from leading contemporary artists. The art workshops are streamed to members to be viewed 24/7 from any computer with a high-speed internet connection without requiring software downloads. Various subscription options are available. Our Fine Art Shop

The is the one-stop for great art books, workshop videos, fine art magazines, instructive painting downloads and more at incredible savings.

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Artist’s Network University

Artist’s Network University makes learning new artistic mediums and techniques fun and rewarding. You can complete lessons on your own schedule within your class session (usually four weeks). In these online art classes artists receive guidance from an experienced instructor, interact with other students, and complete exercises to help grow as an artist.

 Our Art CompetitionsArt Competitions

From pastel and watermedia, to oil and acrylic, thousands of artists compete annually in the art competitions from F+W Media for monetary and product prizes and to see their work featured online or in print.

Founded in 1998 in to allow visual artists to share information and make new contacts and friends, today WetCanvas is the largest community for visual artists on the Internet. From its humble grass-roots beginnings, the site has grown into a valuable resource – a veritable gold mine of information, serving painters, sculptors, illustrators, and other artists. Currently delivering more than 3 million web pages each month, to more than 500,000 unique visitors. is the Internet’s most comprehensive guide to launching or growing your freelance creative career so that you can sell your art. is the online version of both Artist’s & Graphic Designer’s Market and Photographer’s Market, known as the best reference guides for artists, designers & photographers who want to establish or grow a successful career in fine art, photography, illustration, cartooning or graphic design.