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  • Leisure Painter June 2014
    Paint a Great British bluebell wood, how to add texture to watercolours with Terry Harrison, painting wildlife and more in this month's issue
  • 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
  • The Artist June 2014
    Top tips for working in pastel, making meaningful brushmarks, still life in oils, painting successful foregrounds 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

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From the Forum

RE: Mugshot time

Syd I have looked on the gallery and have to say that you look good for 21! Seriously though if people take part in the mugshot challenge then I think it will show the great variety of different

RE: Question about a painting

Reason I thought of a picture of the Gare St L is that this looks like baggage; and there's a hint of long dresses there on the left - the colours are typical of early Monet and Renoir.  But - I

RE: Question about a painting

My book on the impressionists does not show a detail like this. itis not in the illustrations of the Gare St lazare. it cold be baggage or rubble of some sort but it is like looking for a needle


 
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