Category: Artists

A Walk on the Wild Side – Mark Shasha

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I love getting the chance to use my Michael Harding tubes of vibrant Vermillion, Cadmium Orange and Naples Yellow in these places. The opportunity to use such intense colour is rare in my town of Swampscott, Massachusetts. Mark Shasha “Painting is a calling for me. It is a longing for those moments when the poetry happens when […]

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HOWARD HODGKIN’S REVIEW OF MICHAEL HARDING OIL PAINT

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This handwritten note by Howard Hodgkin reads: “Michael Harding’s paints are splendid and I wish he had started making them a long time ago. The colours are superb, also the weight and texture seem to be exactly what I want – it’s difficult to imagine anything else.” Howard Hodgkin, 12 June 1996

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Inside the Artist’s Mind

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MH Ambassador Jessica Oliver’s latest hobby is one that many dream of. Not only does Jessica have the pleasure of living and breathing art, she now gets to explore the different ways in which artists use Michael Harding Hand Made Oil Paint and Artists Materials. For her first feature on our blog, Jessica went to […]

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Peter Howson’s BBC Feature Film #MHOils

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This is a rare, intimate exploration of a single oil painting… … and the first major film to reveal the motive and techniques behind each stroke of paint as the artist creates. The audience is plunged in to the artist’s darkly comic obsessive mind, what starts as a blank canvas, emerges Peter Howson’s monumental oil […]

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Michael Caine Endorses Lincoln Townley

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Renowned actor Sir Michael Caine attended Lincoln Townley’s June exhibition at Somerset House, where Lincoln unveiled a new portrait of the actor. Click on the link below to read the article by DailyMail who covered the event in detail. Link

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Michael Harding Ambassador Jonathan Yeo

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. . . . We are pleased to announce that renowned artist Jonathan Yeo has become a Michael Harding Ambassador. Jonathan is a well known UK professional artist whose high profile exhibitions span the globe. In one of his recent exhibitions he unveiled a portrait of Kevin Spacey, as House of Cards President Underwood, at […]

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Michael Harding Ambassador Lincoln Townley

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PRESS RELEASE The UK’s leading hand-made artist’s oils creator Michael Harding announces international artist Lincoln Townley as Brand Ambassador! For over 30 years, Michael Harding has been re-creating the standard of oil paint of the same quality and consistency of that used by the Old Masters, supplying the likes of the Victoria & Albert Museum […]

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