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Jane Stroud’s selection of works from our PaintersOnline gallery

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The paintings I’ve chosen this month are of birds. In each case the artist has carefully chosen their medium to convey something about the character of their subject, Sandra using strong brushstrokes and bold colour, while Paulette uses the expressive qualities of charcoal to suggest movement. Here they explain how they set about capturing their subjects. If you would like to see more of their work, post a comment or upload your own images to our online gallery, visit www.painters-online.co.uk. This is a free service.

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About Leisure Painter

Welcome to the February issue of Leisure Painter, including our 16-page art holidays and courses guide. Leisure Painter publishes a wide range of inspiring and practical tutorials and projects for the beginner and amateur painter each month, from step-by-step demonstrations from photographs to illustrated techniques, practical tips and ideas for making the most of your favourite hobby, and plenty of inspiration to pick up your brush and try for yourself. This month: how to paint landscapes in different styles using watercolour, acrylics, oils and pastels. There are ideas for portrait painting and 5-minute sketching exercises. If you're new to watercolour painting, you'll need David Webb's step-by-step tutorial on how to stretch paper. There are drawing exercises ( yes, you can learn to draw well!), first steps in abstraction, Japanese ink techniques to paint a frog, and ideas on how to fill your sketchbooks. Have fun with your hobby this month.