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Drawing pears tutorial

Do you like to draw and paint pears? They are one of the subjects I have painted the most and I still keep coming back to them year after year. Mr Sandrine (as my students call him) has even written this motto for me: "If in doubt, paint a pear". If I am ever in… Continue reading Drawing pears tutorial

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Online classes dates for September and free class for my Patreon subscribers

Hi everyone, It is time to publish online classes dates for September and to announce a free online live class for my Patreon subscribers. This month we're looking at fruit, more specifically at pears. The first class is a drawing one, showing really easy ways to draw pears of different sizes and proportions and also… Continue reading Online classes dates for September and free class for my Patreon subscribers

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Purple Clematis downloadable tutorial in my Etsy shop

Hello everyone, It's here! The written tutorial for the Summer of 2021 Purple Clematis is now available in my Etsy shop... You can click here to open the page in another window. It is nine pages long and has more illustrations than ever. Of course as usual, if you are a Patreon subscriber or are… Continue reading Purple Clematis downloadable tutorial in my Etsy shop

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Dark Purple Clematis Tutorial

Summer might not be at its best here in the UK so far this year, but the summer flowers don't seem to mind too much. They are all flourishing and looking very decorative in the garden at the moment. I love painting purple flowers, especially the dark, velvety, luscious ones... This Clematis, which I started… Continue reading Dark Purple Clematis Tutorial

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12 tips for painting vibrant yellow flowers – Downloadable PDF in my Etsy shop (and other blackbird news)

Hi everyone, I made a PDF to go with the video I uploaded a few days ago. If you are collecting my PDF tutorials to print them and build the course folder, you might want to get this one. Please click here for the link. If you are a Patreon subscriber on the Lavender level,… Continue reading 12 tips for painting vibrant yellow flowers – Downloadable PDF in my Etsy shop (and other blackbird news)