The Artist September 2021

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How to deal with figures and perspective in your compositions, bold techniques for painting water in watercolour, paint seascapes in mixed media and much more.

On Sale: 06/08/2021

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What's in this Issue?


  • Caroline Saunders talks to Cecilia Cardiff about her expressive restaurant scenes
  • Sarah Edmonds discusses the benefits of joining a professional body or art society
  • Back after 30 years - Tim Fisher puts the updated Frazer-Price Palette Box through its paces
  • Mike Barr looks at the pros and cons of entering open art competitions

Practical painting and drawing:

  • Brian Smith explains how to tackle figures and perspective in watercolour
  • Capture the beauty of peonies in oil with Sandra Corpora
  • Learn how to add trees to your watercolour landscapes with top advice from Paul Weaver
  • Leo Crane shares his approach to painting contemporary figues
  • In the first of a four-part series on pastel painting, Steve Hall looks at materials and techniques for depicting trees
  • Be inspired by meadows and hedgerows as Ann Blockley continues her theme of connecting with nature
  • Kevin Scully encourages you to mix things up as you paint seascapes in mixed media
  • Discover the importance of values with Paul Talbot-Greaves and take up his latest challenge
  • Impart a little magic into your watercolour paintings with Amanda Hyatt's special effects
  • Paint bold tempestuous watercolour seascapes with Paul Riley

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