"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 2020 "Incongruence"
Diving deep with fanciful frogs from initial doodles to an imaginary toad cottage Get the Golden Mean - an appealing format for your work Explore bottlescapes to compose well Honouring Brian Wildsmith - illustrator extraordinaire and saviour of supply teachers Encouraging artistic liberation in very young children and our older selves Caribbean Cornucopia - paint a simple fruity still life in watercolour Immerse yourself into part 2 of "Tales from Terrier Cabin" where Tilly makes the Book of All and they settle in by feeding their forest friends Creativity book reviews Resource Rummage examines gouache Loafing Locations featuring medieval Sarlat-le-Caneda in France and more...