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Artistically, what would you most like to acheive in 2015?

 Taking part in an exhibition
 Entering a painting competition
 Visiting more exhibitions
 Exploring a new medium or subject
 Receiving painting or drawing tuition
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Featured video of the month

The animated art of Juan Fontanive


For something a bit different - this is the animated art work of Juan Fontanive. Each frame is hand illustrated and installed in a kinetic box to simulate motion


Our Magazines

  • Leisure Painter October 2014
    How to draw and paint cats, beginners guide to oil painting, how to draw elephants, paint seascapes and more in this month's issue
  • Leisure Painter November 2014
    Paint a self-portrait, how to create an iridescent feather in coloured pencil, paint the colours of autumn and more in this month's issue
  • Leisure Painter December 2014
    Paint a water scene in pastel, wet-in-wet washes for painting autumn leaves, how to paint an apple and more in this month's issue
  • Leisure Painter January 2015
    Paint falling snow with David Bellamy, explore colour mixing, paint a red deer and more in this month's issue
  • Leisure Painter February 2015
    How to paint interesting interiors, use pastels to paint still lifes, paint like JMW Tuner using acrylics and more in this month's issue
  • Leisure Painter March 2015
    How to mix greens, Chinese brush painting, paint landscapes in oil, learn to paint black & white animals and birds and more in this month's issue
  • The Artist October 2014
    How to paint fur and skin in pastel, make reference photographs work for you, capture light and energy in watercolour and more in this month's issue
  • The Artist November 2014
    30-minute painting work-outs, paint a portrait on an iPad, using collage and acrylics to create atmosphere and more in this month's issue
  • The Artist December 2014
    What makes a strong composition, plein air paintings on large canvasses, discover what it's like to paint in front of TV cameras with David Thomas and more in this month's issue
  • The Artist January 2015
    Advice from Steve Hall on watercolour paintings to stand out in open competitions, Ken Howard painting in New York and more in this months issue
  • The Artist February 2015
    Ken Howard on painting in Paris, learn to produce expressive acrylic paintings, paint urban graffiti and more in this month's issue
  • The Artist March 2015
    Oil pastel techniques, the notan principle with Haidee-Jo Summers, overcoming watercolour problems and more in this month's issue

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How to Paint Autumn Leaves

Posted: 28 Oct 2014

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RE: Spam

Attaboy, Robert! I could see the steam coming out of your ears. Having said that, I loved it! But, what I'd love to know is how exactly do you remove it?

Spam

Yes, it's back.  We've had a couple of spam-free weeks, but it came back with a vengeance today.  And I've squelched it.Now look, just in case you are that naive, this is a site for people who care

RE: Am i allowed to mention a 10% sale?

Well-known company, and a great favourite of a friend of mine; so no problem there, I hope.  Whenever I get really, really fed up with silly posts on the LinkedIn fine arts section, asking if


 
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