Membership Benefits

Want to improve your skills and become a better artist? Join our Studio membership and gain access to a range of exclusive benefits including video tutorials, your own inspirational mood board and digital issues of The Artist and Leisure Painter magazines. Plus, you can showcase and sell your own art! If you prefer reading a printed magazine, join our premium membership Studio+ to receive all of the Studio benefits plus a monthly magazine of your choice through your door.


Looking to try it first? Learn about our 30-day free trial here

What can I do with Studio?

Studio TV - Watch exclusive videos, tutorials and demos by our experienced artists, to help you develop and perfect your skills!

Studio Wall - "Hang" your favourite content from articles, product reviews, forum threads, galleries and techniques on your own inspirational mood boards.

Studio Archive - Our digital archive contains over 6 years' worth of The Artist and Leisure Painter magazines, including current issues, which will inspire you and help you learn!

Studio+ - Gain access to all of the Studio benefits plus receive a printed magazine through your door every month. Choose from either The Artist, Leisure Painter or both! 

Gallery - You can showcase your art to our online community of over 40,000 fellow art enthusiasts.

Sales - Create your artist profile and have the ability to sell your art commission-free.

Which option is best for me?

From just £3.50 a month, £6.99 per quarter or £23.99 per year

  • Studio TV - watch exclusive videos
  • Studio Wall - your tailored content hub!
  • Studio Archive - read digital issues
  • Sell your art - commission-free
Sign me up!

From £4.50 by monthly direct debit or £49.99 for the year*

  • Extra printed monthly magazine 
  • Studio TV - watch exclusive videos 
  • Studio Wall - your tailored content hub!
  • Studio Archive - read digital issues
  • Sell your art - commission-free
Sign me up!


How do I use these features?

Once you have started your free trial or paid membership, sign into your account and you will be granted access to the "My Membership" section. This is where you can locate your Studio Wall, unlock the Studio Archive and watch the exclusive videos on Studio TV. 

The "My Membership" zone is accessible at the top of the website and will appear once you are logged in. In the membership area, you will find guides and information on how to start utilising all of the exciting membership benefits. Click here to read our guide on how to use Studio.

I am already a subscriber to the magazine, I want to upgrade!

No problem! We recommend upgrading to our Studio+ membership which gives you all of the exclusive membership benefits plus a monthly printed magazine, in one easy bundle. 

If you want to upgrade, we can review how many issues you have already paid for and upgrade you over the telephone (01778 395174) or via email on [email protected] 

* If you want both magazines it is £7.00 by monthly direct debit or £79.99 per year