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From the English coast to the Himalayas and collaborations to signatures - be inspired by all things art with the October issue of The Artist.

On Sale: 03/09/2021

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  • Brian Henderson uses enhanced light and contrasting textures in his acrylic realist compositions, as Caroline Saunders discovers
  • Patrick Cullen, Tobit Roche and Tim Scott Bolton share their experiences of painting in the Himalayas
  • Discover the importance of collaborations with Sarah Edmonds
  • Mike Barr looks at an important part of painting - signatures

Practical painting and drawing:

  • Make a tonal study of the head in the first of a new three-part series with Adele Wagstaff
  • Brian Smith advises on how to achieve effects such as atmosphere, by adjusting your pigment levels
  • Explore the English costaline for inspiration with Steve Hall
  • Use glazing techniques with Julie Collins to add depth to a still life painting of tulips
  • Discover hard, soft and broken edges with Paul Talbot-Greaves
  • Carl Knibb reveals his process for painting portraits
  • Connect with nature as Ann Blockley explores woodlands and trees
  • Take your work in new directions as Robert Dutton explores spray painting techniques
  • Amanda Hyatt shares her experience of choosing and using watercolour paper
  • Peter Burgess begins a series of three articles about picture framing

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