Category Archives: Drawing in the Media

A quick look at stories about drawing that have caught our eye in print and online

Lyndsey Smith ASGFA is a Christmas Bestseller!

Lyndsey Smith’s Eastbourne themed Christmas card has become a local bestseller. Depicting the local beach with residents enjoying a wintery swim, Lyndsey’s illustration has captured the imagination of Christmas card buyers. Alongside illustrating scenes local to Eastbourne Lyndsey has also … Continue reading

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Austin Cole selected for ING Discerning Eye 2015

The 2015  Discerning Eye Exhibition will be held at the Mall Galleries, The Mall, London SW1, and will be open to the public daily from Thursday 12 November until Sunday 22 November. Entrance will be free and all works will be … Continue reading

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Katya by Svetlana Cameron ASGFA

  “Katya” is the first in the set of three portraits that Svetlana is creating for the girls’ family. “Most people believe that the hardest thing about working with children is to make them sit still. OK, that can be … Continue reading

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Glenn Fitzpatrick ASGFA wins Passion for Freedom!

    Glenn Fitzpatrick, Gulf War veteran (1990 – 1991), author (Arts and Mines), Artist. After witnessing the atrocities of war and encountering the devastation that it leaves behind, Glenn would help round up the prisoners of war (P.O.W). He … Continue reading

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RBSA Portrait Exhibition

The RBSA Portrait Prize Exhibition 2015, Birmingham, runs from the 16th July – 22 August. This year, working in conjunction with Changing Faces’ charity, the prize takes on a new direction. The exhibition shows how portraiture enables everyone to explore their … Continue reading

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Georgia Webber Draws Silence

Drawing is often used as a way to distract oneself from physical or mental anguish. It’s used in the rehabilitation units of various hospitals and community centres and our Draw 14 opener Andrew Marr, published his “A Short Book About … Continue reading

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Jerwood Drawing Prize 2015

The Jerwood Drawing Prize is the largest and longest running annual open exhibition of UK drawings. Last year the Jerwood Drawing Prize celebrated twenty years of the prize exhibitions. This year is another milestone, it’s not fifteen years since the … Continue reading

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