Artist's Photo, You Paint It - July 2020

Closing date: 26/07/2020

Listening to the birds can really get you into the moment and make you forget your worries — and it’s comforting to see the natural world carrying on as normal at times like this.


Why don’t you have a go at drawing or painting  this yourself?
You can use any medium you wish and share your creations with us for a chance for it to be published in Paint magazine. Upload your finished creations by 25th July.

To download your reference photo, click here.


Publication in Paint magazine and on the website.


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Artist's Photo, You Paint It - July 2020

How to Enter

  • Paint your picture
  • Tell us how and why you painted it
  • Give it an eye-catching title
  • Tell us a bit about yourself and your work
Enter online

Simply click on ‘Enter Challenge’ at the top of this page and follow the instructions from there.


Entries must be your own work.  If you have used another artists’ painting, tuition or photograph as your inspiration, please ensure you have gained the appropriate authorisation to publish the image and be sure to credit them accordingly – for example ‘after a painting by…’ or ‘from a photograph of…’