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December 2019

On Sale: 08/11/2019

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  • Your painting holiday queries answered by Richard Pikesley
  • Be inspired by Paul Brown's personal journey to becoming a successful artist
  • More musings from Charles Williams

Practical painting and drawing:

  • David Curtis demonstrates his oil techniques for painting a portrait of his son
  • Paint a winter stream using layers of acrylic with Paul Talbot-Greaves
  • Learn to simplify interior subjects as Amanda Hyatt demonstrates a scene in watercolour
  • Robert Brindley begins a three-part series on basic pastel techniques
  • Discover what to look for when painting lips in the second part of Kathy Barker's series on portraiture
  • Geoff Hunt sketches on the spot and works up a painting in the studio
  • Using pattern for increased interest with Bob Brandt
  • Soraya French paints irises using mixed media techniques
  • Michele Del Campo documents a recent composition from concept to completed oil painting
  • Learn to capture the colours of winter in watercolour with Paul Weaver
  • Robert Dutton uses Amsterdam Photo Transfer Gel to take his mixed media landscapes to the next level


  • The Art World
  • Your views
  • Opportunities
  • Exhibitions
  • Art Books
  • This month's PaintersOnline Editor's Choice Award
  • The Artist 2019 index

All this and more in the December issue of The Artist, out on November 1.

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