ARTISTS A-Z DIRECTORY
VIEW OVER 300 UK AND INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS AND THEIR WORK
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Sarah is best known for her portraits of famous celebrities and focuses on creating intricate and detailed drawings using the traditional pencil. She is heavily influenced by her affection for her seaside home town, Whitstable where she has a gallery selling her artwork all year round.
St Martin’s trained Sandy is a modern impressionist artist. She works and lives in rural Kent and is inspired by her environment. She chases light and vibrancy in her work, which is both figurative and abstracted. Sandy’s work is in collections in the UK, USA, Australia, Hong Kong, China and Europe.
Rebecca is of mixed heritage and grew up in Malaysia. A weaver and print designer by training, her works on paper depict dreamscapes, visual memories and still life’s inspired by a sense of place, a love of flora, fauna and collective heritage. Colour, pattern and texture feature in her paintings.
With an incredibly visual, active mind, British contemporary artist Rachel Ducker has an insatiable desire to create and make. She is well practiced in life drawing and with an appreciation of the human form which led her to experiment with wire as a medium for sculpting the human form, capturing something ephemeral, either emotive or active. Rachel has recently added bronze figures to her already extensive portfolio.
Explorations of marks with a limited palette, this new collection features abstracts inspired by the coastline of Cornwall. The designs, minimal from afar, reveal a complexity of depth and detail within their simplicity. These are paintings to be enjoyed both from a distance and up close.
Nadia Day is an impressionist artist based in Teddington. She paints views of nature, both local and further afield through seascapes and commissions. “I use a brisk technique of flat brushstrokes and pallet knife work, ensuring my paintings reflect the energy and beauty of nature at their core”.
Her work has been selected for national exhibitions including Battersea Affordable Art Fair. She is represented by The Art Agency, Esher;Riverside Gallery Barnes and View Gallery Thames Ditton.
Lynne’s work is collected worldwide. She paints with a passion to tell a story whilst creating movement, light and spontaneity. Whether she is capturing the soul of an animal in her work, a beautiful landscape or the raw energy and emotion of a dancer, she loves how her artwork has drawn her to thousands of like minded people.
Laura is a representational artist and her inspiration is inspired by the classics. working in Hertfordshire. Her figurative paintings breathe life on the depth of diverse human relationships depicting power, action or grace. While her landscapes are a representation of personal journeys, capturing atmosphere and drama in nature and its seasons.
Gin Durham’s quirky and imaginative ceramics are inspired by storytelling and a life-long fascination with the representation of animals in culture. She draws on imagery which has been shaped by treasured tales and translates them into beautifully crafted work, rich in character and detail.
Diana Jane creates photographic images that have an ethereal quality and are akin to a watercolour painting. Diana Jane tries to capture the essence of time and memory within her work. The subject of memory is complex and ever changing, layer after layer memories are made, lost and altered, stories are created and invention becomes reality. The final images represent a blurring of boundaries between reality and fiction. Everything is real but all is imaginary. Diana Jane has a BA Hons in Photography and an MA in Fine Art.
Self-taught, Deborah Waters works in pen and ink. She developed a style of intricate patterning representing texture and shading. High quality rhinestones are added to create her trademark sparkle. Although her work does not photograph well, Deborah keeps a Facebook and Instagram portfolio in the name of Desirables by Deborah.
Danny’s experience is formidable,: figurative, portraiture – inc. Political, celebrities and private commissions – landscape paintings, in multiple mediums AND are contemporary. His work has been shown at major exhibitions including Royal Portrait Society, Royal Academy, Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colour and this year, with Sky Arts Portrait Painter of the Year.