Jean Pritchard

Jean Pritchard is professional wildlife artist based in Cumbria.  She studied Scientific and Technical Illustration at Blackpool and Fylde College of Art and Design.  Initially Jean worked with watercolours but now prefers oils as a creative medium, this offers her the opportunity to produce works with bolder colours and photo realistic detail. Jeans passion for […]

Alexander Millar

Alexander Millar was born in a small village in Ayrshire, Scotland in 1960. Growing up in the 60’s and 70’s has greatly influenced Alexander’s work. Old men dressed in dark navy suits are a popular subject and instinctively recognisable as an Alexander Millar painting. Self-taught, Alexander became a professional full-time artist in 1988 and since […]

Alistair Butt

Alistair works in both oils and watercolours and specialises in landscapes and coastal scenes of the British Isles. Light fascinates Alistair, he has a wonderful skill when capturing light in many forms, whether it is a shimmer across a river, sunlight across an open landscape or winter shadows on snowy ground. Alistair Butt works from […]

Antoine-Louis Barye (1795-1895)

Antoine-Louis Barye was born on 24thSeptember 1795 in Paris, France. Barye initially worked as a goldsmith studying under French sculptor Guilaume-Joseph Biennais who was the chief goldsmith to Napoleon Bonaparte. In 1818 Barye gained a place at the renowned École des Beaux-Arts where he studied for five years. Barye began to specialise in the natural […]

Hamish Mackie

Hamish Mackie was born in 1973. He grew up on the family farm in Cornwall, England. He attended Radley College and Falmouth University and later studied Design at Kingston University. Hamish became a fulltime professional sculptor in 1996 and has gone on to have an illustrious career. He is one of the worlds most revered […]

Richard Burel

Richard Burel was born in Rouen, France in 1974. A self-taught artist, Richard explores his creative mind and conjures up a vivid world of quirky scenes from around the world, from exuberant Parisian life, the hustle and bustle of London town, the colourful streets of Havana, to the romantic charms of Venice. Richards’ artworks are […]

Mark Spain

Mark Spain is a British contemporary artist, he studied technical graphics at Medway College of Art and later set up a printmaking studio in Kent. After creating many high-profile commissions and a successful career in printmaking Mark then turn to oils and embarked on becoming a fulltime professional artist. Mark has worked with many forms […]

Norman Neasom

Norman Neasom was born near Redditch, Worcestershire in 1915. Neasom attended Redditch County High School where at the age of 16 he gained a scholarship at the Birmingham College of Art studying under Bernard Fleetwood Walker. During the Second World War, Neasom became a lecturer at the Birmingham College of Art and later became head […]

Keith Woodcock paintings

Keith Woodcock

Keith Woodcock was born in Yorkshire on the 19th April 1940. Keith was educated at Belle Vue Grammar School in Bradford and later studied at Salford School of Art. Keith initially trained and worked as a design engineer before becoming a professional artist in 1982. Keith has become a leading aviation artist, his works are […]