Leon Holmes – MH Ambassador

Oil painting by artist Leon Holmes. A figure wearing a headscarf and carrying a basket w

Leon Holmes is an award-winning Australian artist, lecturer and ambassador of plein air (open air) painting. He chooses to work on location as much as possible in order to capture the transient beauty of the light and landscape. His work is dynamic, adventurous, constantly evolving and his unique style captures the essence of the natural light and breathes life into his paintings.

Leon has spent a number of years living in Europe and travelling abroad painting alongside some of the world’s best artists. He is regularly invited to exhibit and teach at high-profile international art events, including shows in the USA, Holland, the UK, Greece, Poland and his homeland Australia.

High chroma painting by Michael Harding ambassador Leon Holmes.
Sunflower Field

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2 Responses to “Leon Holmes – MH Ambassador”

July 19, 2020 at 3:06 am, Marsha Ross-Roberts said:

Hi Leon, in the currant en Plein Aire Conference you showed your list of colors used for your plein aire painting of trees. very beautiful work.
could you give that list again? I like the mixes and results of the MH oils.


August 10, 2020 at 3:08 pm, Michael said:

Hi Marsha,

Thanks for your comment.

I am afraid I cannot find this information – Please visit – https://leonholmesart.com.au/contact/ to contact Leon about this.

Best wishes


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