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Aspects of Flower Painting with Pamela Kay



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Our Magazines

  • Leisure Painter July 2014
    Make the most of summer sunshine painting coastal, holiday and riverbank scenes, flowers, boats & harbours and more in this month's issue
  • Leisure Painter summer 2014
    How to paint and draw successfully from photographs, paint wet-in-wet sunflowers, follow Alan Owen to paint with pen & wash and more in this month's issue
  • Leisure Painter August 2014
    How to paint watercolours in 30 minutes, paint from your holiday photographs, how to paint rain and more in this month's issue
  • Leisure Painter September 2014
    How to find painting inspiration, develop confidence in your drawing skills, how to paint water and more in this month's issue
  • 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
  • The Artist July 2014
    Paint dramatic skies, discover useful greens for your landscape painting palette, Jamie Boots detailed wildlife drawings and more in this month's issue
  • The Artist summer 2014
    On-the-spot watercolour sketches, achieving a simple composition, how to paint rocks and cliffs and more in this month's issue
  • The Artist August 2014
    Watercolour portrait sketches with Haidee-Jo Summers,make the best use of textural effects in your watercolours and more in this month's issue
  • The Artist September 2014
    Knife painting alla prima, mark making for wildlife subjects, pastellist's guide to colour 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

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How to Paint Autumn Leaves

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From the Forum

RE: QoR Watercolours (from USA)

Thanks to all on this 'thread'... I have had a dot card from QoR with small amounts of Burnt Sienna,Indian Yellow,Cerulean Blue Chromium,Permanent Alizarin Crimson, Pyrrole Red Light,

RE: Shaking hands

Here is another artist telling is story. Lots of positive advice. :-D http://www.harryrobertsonpainter.com/2011/09/painting-with-essential-tremor.html

RE: Introduce Yourself

[QUOTE]North Light - 2014-10-31 7:27 PM Sweet Robert...so sensible.  L O L .  Come back Rob and shake hands ( virtually) with Brave heart Syd.  Me, Saintly...???? falls over kicking and screaming


 
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