Mark Fennell

News and events

All set up in the Thame Aga shop for Thame arts and literature festival.

Very pleased to have these two portraits accepted for the Oxford art society annual open exhibition.

Had a lot of fun running a life drawing morning for Gatsby Menswear in Marlow.

I had a fun evening painting Mick from life on my portrait painting demonstration with Rickmansworth Art Society.
As usual i was up against the clock with only two hours including a tea break so i used the Zorn palette of ivory black, yellow ochre, cadmium red and titanium to keep things simple.

I got a nice little write up in The September issue of The Artist magazine!

I’ve got a little a feature on me and my work in the June/July issue of Vale Life magazine.

I am delighted to be exhibiting some of my work at Delphine art studio in Thame for the Bucks Art Weeks, from June 9th – June 24th 2018.
Pictured – Roland Muldoon and Joey sat next to my portrait of Roland and Sid.

My portrait of Sir Walter has been selected for The Artist and Leisure Painter magazines Patchings exhibition.

I’m featured in the 2018 May issue of The Society of all artists Paint magazine.

Had a fun and hard working weekend teaching oil painting at the Henley school of art. Got some great results from some students who had never painted before!

I did this 40 minute demonstration at Master Art Workshops
Painting Characters in Oil or Acrylics class, the eyes were put in later in a 15 minute demo.

April 21st 2018

I’ll be exhibiting with The Royal Society of Portrait painters at The Mall Galleries from 10th May – 25th May.

Demonstrating portrait painting at Watford and Bushey art society.

Teaching portrait painting at The Henley School of Art