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See what's coming up in the May issue of Leisure Painter

Posted on Wed 15 Mar 2017

Celebrate Leisure Painter's 50th Anniversary in 2017!

For you to try this month:

Watercolour:

  • Learn colour-mixing and classic techniques with Ev Hales
  • Follow Alison Fennell as she demonstrates how to paint texture, light and shadow
  • Learn to paint an urban scene with Anthony Nield

Pastel:

  • Rebecca de Mendonça shows how to depict the texture of dogs' coats
  • How to paint landscapes with Tim Fisher, using Neocolour II water-soluble wax pastels from Caran d'Ache

Plus:

  • Paint flowers as still lifes and in the garden with Pamela Kay
  • How to draw and paint buildings in part one of Tony Underhill's painting project
  • Wendy Jelbert shows how to loosen up your style using pen & wash
  • Paint Bodmin Moor in spring using acrylics with Tony Hogan
  • Build your drawing confidence with Anne Kerr's exercises and studies
  • How to take elements from one scene to produce an original painting with Elena Parashko
  • Celebrate Tony Paul's 25 years of writing for Leisure Painter as he answers questions on his painting life and shows how you can develop your own work

And:

  • Paint or draw buildings for this month's anniversary painting competition
  • Reader's letters
  • Things to do this month
  • Reviews of practical art books
  • Art club news, profiles and exhibition listings
  • Exhibitions from around the UK
  • Paintings from the PaintersOnline gallery

All this and more in the May of Leisure Painter - out on March 24, click here to purchase your copy.

See what's coming up in the May issue of Leisure Painter