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

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

Take a look at all the practical painting and drawing advice on offer in this month's issue of Leisure Painter (out on April 21, 2017)

Celebrate Leisure Painter's 50th Anniversary in 2017!

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For you to try this month:


  • Ev Hales explores the nature of watercolour and different papers
  • Overcome the problems of painting trees with Amanda Cooper


  • Paint interesting and accurate portraits with Martin Ash
  • Les Darlow tells you all you need to complete a simple, impressionistic sunset in soft pastel


  • Draw and paint a wildlife montage with David Bellamy
  • Tony Underhill completes his painting project of Mottisford Abbey
  • Practice mixing greens for a spring landscape with Jem Bowden
  • Anne Kerr introduces a drawing project from a photograph of a Mediterranean town
  • First of a four-part series by Tony Paul on painting in acrylics
  • Use your largest brush, or even a drinking straw, to loosen up with Wendy Jelbert
  • John Mitchell shares exercises and advice for finding your own style
  • Experiment in line and colour with Tim Fisher
  • Paint a nocturne with Elena Parashko using techniques suitable for both oils and acrylics


  • Paint a landscape where the sky is the main focus 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 June of Leisure Painter - out on April 21, click here to purchase your copy.


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