Article 11 of 13 is in this months Leisure Painter, here's the blurb.
'The self portrait. How to set up your pose, mix the colours and paint a self-portrait fit to win a competition with Steve Strode. Don't be shy:show us your best side!'
Why not have a crack at the competition which closes on the 6th of November, see the magazine or http://www.painters-online.co.uk for more details.