Steven Lawler

Steven Lawler was born in Manchester in 1968. After leaving secondary education, Steven went on to study an MA Fine Art Degree at the Manchester Metropolitan University and a BA honours degree at the University of Central Lancashire. Steven is a realist painter, his figurative subjects evoke drama and intrigue. Stevens’ works forge traditional and […]

Mark S Payne Artist

Mark S Payne

Born in Luton, Mark studied technical and scientific illustration for four years. After graduation he became a member of the Society of Illustrators, Artists and Designers (SIAD). Since then, he has had a full and demanding 33 year career as a full-time artist and illustrator, producing work for numerous national and international publishers, advertising agencies and galleries. Mark works with oils, […]

Geoffrey Key Artist

Geoffrey Key

Artist Geoffrey Key was born in Rusholme, Manchester in 1941. He studied at Manchester School of Art and later at Manchester Regional College of Art where he trained under Harry Rutherford. Since turning professional, Key has won various merits and held numerous solo exhibitions in the UK and around the world. Key’s work is very […]

Clare Shaughnessy Artist

Clare Shaughnessy

Clare Shaughnessy was born in the Wirral in 1963 and is a professional wildlife artist, specialising in birds and animal subjects. Clare’s status in the top tier of wildlife art has long been established, her works have been exhibited nationally and she has been nominated three times for wildlife artist of the year. Clare works […]

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Michael James Smith

Michael James Smith was born in Southend Essex in 1976 and is the son of the renowned British landscape painter, David Smith.  After leaving secondary education, Michael studied Fine Art at Southend College and in 1994, at the age of 18, became a professional artist, sharing the same studio as his Father.  Michael is greatly […]

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Raymond Watson

Raymond Cyril Watson, was born in Ipswich on the 25th March 1935. Raymond studied at the Ipswich School of Art, after graduating art school, Watson embarked on a career in commercial and graphic art whilst pursuing an interest in the drawing and painting of wildlife. Watson specialised in ornithological subjects, birds in their natural surroundings. […]

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Chris Mcloughlin

Lancashire based Chris works predominantly in oils, he aims to capture the conscious experience and awareness of a place. Working from observation and plein air, he is inspired by his senses and emotions by pushing the boundaries of representational painting towards a more phenomenological approach, letting his work attain this magical atmospheric quality. His perception of the landscape is […]

Sandie Henderson Artist

Sandie Henderson

Sandie Henderson was born and grew up in Cumbria, where the dramatic beauty of Cumbria’s coast, fells and mountains no doubt nurtured her early appreciation of landscape and the natural environment. Through sculpture, drawing and printmaking, Sandie aims to capture the inherent characteristics of the horse, particularly its essential power and dynamic energy whilst in […]

Geoffrey Dashwood Artist

Geoffrey Dashwood

Geoffrey Dashwood was born in Hampshire, England in 1947. At the age of fifteen, he won a scholarship to study fine art at Southampton College of Art. Geoffrey left college and went on to work with the forestry commission as a keeper in the New Forest where he became an unofficial artist in residence for […]