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Rural idyll

Helen Allingham was an artist ahead of her time. By 1890 she had become the first woman to be admitted to full membership of the Royal Watercolour Society and her work was highly acclaimed by leading critics of the day. This exhibition at Watts Gallery in Lower Compton, near Guildford (well worth a visit in its own right), brings together rarely seen works from private and public collections to reconfirm her reputation as a key figure in Victorian art. The exhibition continues Watts Gallery Trust’s programme of exhibitions devoted to pioneering women artists.

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About The Artist

Welcome to our December issue, packed with inspirational workshop-style features from our team of top professional artists and tutors. This month David Curtis demonstrates an oil painting of a corner of his garden, Graham Webber shows how to paint boats in the landscape, Judi Whitton shares her 'creepy crawly' drawing methods to help you produce unique sketches without a viewfinder and Penny German reveals her tips for setting up and lighting a still-life subject. Watercolourists will love learning how Claire Harkess paints her prizewinning wildlife paintings, and how to paint a successful botanical subject using just three primary colours following Jarnie Godwin's advice. Writer, broadcaster and painter Andrew Marr discusses his thoughts about abstraction with reference to the development of one of his own compositions, as well as much more to keep you inspired, informed and, of course, drawing and painting!