"An Aladdin's cave of painterly goodness...it fires up my imagination"
The Pottering Artist is the magazine from artist and instructor, Alison Fennell. Based in South Wales, Alison teaches painting and drawing in person, through her website and on her Youtube channel (voted in the top 50 art tutors in 2019 by Buzzfeed).
"I work in watercolour, pastel and ink and my indie ad-free magazine focuses on how to perceive, draw and paint for pleasure...The magazine offers a rich, intimate and frank account of how I perceive, draw and paint in the hope that it will help others on their artistic path."
Inside this issue: April 2019 "Gaze"
Mysterious benefits of blind contour drawing Silence your inner critic and thrill your inner artist Inky & tonal bootcamp featuring crabs claws Invent novel names for personal palettes using nature's prompts Delightful bee meadow studies in watercolour Embolden & simplify your pastel cityscapes with a tutorial on tonal arrangement Mindful stripes - Watercolour warp & weft for relaxing painting Creativity Book reviews Resource Rummage examines types of charcoal Loafing Locations featuring the gracious Abbey House Gardens in Malmesbury and more...