Artists life interview.
I occasionally run art courses at Pegasus art in Stroud and they recently interviewed me for their Artists life blog.
Artists life interview.
Portrait painting demonstration.
I had an enjoyable evening demonstrating portrait painting from life at Virginia Water art society.
As ever it was a challenge with only 2 hours including a tea break.
"This evening Mark Fennell came to Virginia Water Art Society to demonstrate painting in oil the Portait of Anthony one of our members. The likeness was incredible and in less than 2 hours Mark talked us through his process. The evening was very enjoyable and everyone was impressed by the results, thank you Mark"
Winner of The Winsor and Newton Painting Award at the 2020 RBA annual exhibition.
Chuffed to bits to be awarded The Winsor and Newton Painting Award at the Royal Society of British Artists annual exhibition.
Portrait painting course.
Had a fun day running a portrait painting workshop with a talented group of artists at Pegasus art in Stroud.
The most voted for artist at Bucks art society autumn exhibition.
Very pleased to find that i was voted 1st as the most voted for artist and two of my paintings were jointly voted 2nd for the peoples choice, where the public vote for their favourite work in the Bucks
art society autumn exhibition. https://bucksart.co.uk/
Portrait painting from life demonstration.
I had a fun evening painting Marilyn from life at Wendover art club, with less than 2 hrs to do the job i had work extremely fast.
Portrait painting workshop at Queen’s Park centre in Aylesbury.
Spent an enjoyable day running a portrait painting workshop for Bucks art society at my old junior school which is now Queen’s Park centre in Aylesbury.
Robin George our model for the day was as brilliant as ever!
The Artist magazine.
Got a nice little feature in The summer edition of the Artist magazine this month.
My Chemo self portrait series in the news.
Found myself on another online news site i’ve never heard of!
The Artist magazine - editors choice.
I got a nice little write up in The September issue of The Artist magazine! www.painters-online.com
Vale life magazine.
I’ve got a little a feature on me and my work in the June/July issue of Vale Life magazine.
Bucks Art Weeks.
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.
The Artist and Leisure painter.
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
Had a fun evening demonstrating portrait painting from life in oils at Watford and Bushey art society.
Had a fun weekend teaching portrait painting at The Henley School of Art