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In the June 2011 Issue

The Artist June 2011
Publish Date
29 Apr 2011

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The Artist June 2011

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The original practical magazine for all artists - packed with inspiring features - since 1931!

Included in this month's issue:

  • Find a course to suit you with Oliver Lange
  • Martin Kinnear continues his look at oil painting techniques
  • Paint application, techniques and tools for watercolour with Ian Sidaway
  • Tony Noble offers advice on painting successful portraits
  • Tips on watercolour brush handling from Hazel Soan
  • Paul Talbot-Greaves looks at grounds, mediums and supports for acrylics
  • Paint marine and harbour scenes with Paul Riley
  • Peter Graham continues his painter's journey
  • Masterclass with Mike Healey
  • Glyn Macey reports on the new Derwent Inktense blocks
  • Aine Devine talks about her mixed-media and oil portraits
  • New series by Soraya French looking at liquid acrylic ink
  • Barry Herniman starts a new series 'the travelling sketchbook'
  • The White Canoe on the Stour at Flatford by Alfred Munnings
  • Learn about The Hilliard Art Society
  • Soraya French explores permenant alizarin crimson


  • Reader's letters
  • In View
  • Opportunities
  • Exhibitions
  • Art book reviews

All this and much, much more!


The Artist

How to paint a french café scene using oil paints

Posted: 20 Apr 2011

Artist Peter Graham talks about how he paints his colourful oils, and demonstrates an oil painting of a french café scene

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