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About Leisure Painter

Welcome to the September issue. You will find packed inside a wealth of practical advice, illustrated techniques, creative ideas and step-by-step demonstrations in watercolour, acrylics, oils and pastels. There's information for beginners, and prompts and inspiration for those with more experience. There's everything from how to paint from photographs and ten top tips for keeping your colour mixes clean and vibrant to painting cat's eyes in detail, filling a nature journal and painting landscapes, buildings, reflections, animals, birds and more. Enjoy your month of painting.

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Hydra is a perfect place for a short painting break and particularly appeals to artists because there are no cars, no scooters, no airport and it is only 90 minutes from Athens. Everyone arrives by sea and as you sail in to Hydra you are greeted by a beautifully preserved stone village that fills a natural cove and is surrounded by mountains.
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What is your biggest challenge when it comes to drawing
THINGS TO DO THIS MONTH
JANE STROUD RECOMMENDS
SHARE YOUR TIPS, EXPERIENCES, IDEAS AND QUESTIONS WITH OTHER READERS
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Here’s how to make friends with your watercolours, keeping them fresh and lively. Ten top tips from Claudia Myatt
Part 5 Tim Fisher discusses how the use of primary yellow can bring his oil paintings alive
First Light, Mill Lane
Part 2 Complete your painting of Flatford Mill using a variety of watercolour techniques, with Colin Steed
Part 1 Jem Bowden discusses composition and the effect of light as he introduces this month’s project from two photographs
Make the most of watercolour’s fluid properties as you paint a busy seaside scene, with Fiona Peart
Part 2 Christine Pybus takes you through the choosing and using of brushes and colours that could make or break a painting
Part 2 In the second article of a three-part series, learn how to paint the eyes of this stunning blue-eyed cat, with Paul Hopkinson
Part 2 How to paint two common summer flowers using two essential watercolour techniques, by Michelle Campbell
Practise techniques and colour mixing to develop your watercolour confidence, with Elena Parashko
Part 9 To conclude this series, Steve Strode offers advice and inspiration for persevering with acrylics
Part 3 Ready to try something different? Discover the joys of working in gouache on a black support, with Murray Ince
Here’s a beginner’s guide to painting watercolour on canvas, with Liz Chaderton
Follow wildlife artist, Julie Askew, as she explains the thought processes and painting techniques she uses to paint the story behind her subject, a grey seal
Add a new dimension to your work as you experiment with tissue paper and ground paste to paint a landscape in watercolour, with Sue Bradley
Part 10 Linda Birch discusses the uses of soft pastels and pastel pencils, advises on coloured grounds, and offers tips and techniques to set you on the right track
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