Painters Online is the website home of 'The Artist' and 'Leisure Painter' magazines. It is great website for Artists of all abilities to post their work free of charge,make comment, receive comment and talk Art.
Patchings is at Calverton near Nottingham. It is a delightful Centre,amongst other events it annually supports a National Open Art Competition sponsored by 'The Artist' and 'Leisure Painter' magazines.It has two galleries, a Reception/art materials shop and a cosy/relaxed cafe restaurant. Directors and staff are very friendly and helpful.