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Are You Making the Most of Art Materials Websites?

Are you making the most of art materials websites? I include two groups in this catergory: manufacturers (Winsor & Newton, Liquitex, Sennelier, et al) and online suppliers (Jackson’s Art Supplies, Ken Bromley Art Supplies etc). It’s only during the past year or two … Continue reading

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Which Acrylic Paints Should I Buy?

Anyone who has come to my acrylics classes will have no doubt that I’m a fan of Liquitex for my wildlife paintings. I’ve tried a few other makes but I find that the Heavy Body range (no jokes please) suits me best. I … Continue reading

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Art Gives the Feel Good Factor

Looking at great art is as pleasurable as looking at a loved one. No I didn’t make that up, that’s the findings from new research by a neuroaesthetics team at University College London. Apparently when we look at art, irrespective … Continue reading

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Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours Exhibition

Last week I went to the private view of the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours annual exhibition at the Mall Galleries. I was very happy to have my work on display there and had looked forward to seeing … Continue reading

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