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January 2021

On Sale: 26/11/2020

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  • Brian Fleming, past winner of The Artist Award at the 2019 Royal Society of Marine Artists exhibition, talks to Susie Hodge about why gouache is his preferred medium
  • Sarah Edmonds looks at e-learning as she brings her series to a close

Practical painting and drawing:

  • Shirley Trevena explains her take on perspective
  • Try the new Caran d'Ache Luminance 6901 Portrait Assortment with Liz Seward
  • Michelle Heron documents independent shops by painting unique scenes in acrylics
  • Learn to apply pure watercolour washes with Nicholas Poullis
  • Archie Wardlaw shares tips for painting a likeness in oils with particular emphasis on how to paint eyes
  • Express yourself in graphite with Robert Dutton
  • Jenny Aitken puts the new Winsor & Newton Cadmium-Free oil colours to the test with a still life painting of flowers
  • How to deal with backgrounds for portrait paintings with Ann Witheridge
  • Carol Griffin demonstrates how to paint roses in watercolour
  • Discover the differences between watercolour inks, pans and tubes with Milly England


  • Win art materials worth £500 from Winsor & Newton
  • The Art World
  • Your views
  • Exhibitions
  • Art book reviews
  • This month's PaintersOnline Editor's Choice Award

All this and more in the January issue of The Artist, out on November 27

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