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Image of the Month – Mask Design 04 by Oliver Lovley ASGFA

“Mask Design 04 is a pencil and watercolour painting composed of features from roughly five different people, plus my own inventions. It’s based on an original pencil drawing I created during a live demonstration at the Malt Cross Gallery in Nottingham. I began with the idea … Continue reading

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Image of the Month – Sheffield Remembers by Sally Wilson ASGFA

Nine years ago Sally Wilson was team leader for art at Huddersfield New College when an accident left her with severe brain injury and a damaged dominant hand. Cognitive problems, spells of overwhelming fatigue and arthritic hand pain are part of … Continue reading

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The Sketchbook Series – In India by Will Taylor SGFA

Motorbikes and lumbering cows, intricate arches and lake reflections, tangled cables, watchful locals, the flash of colour against earth tones  — Will Taylor SGFA tries his hand at capturing the look and feel of India. “In February 2014 I set off on … Continue reading

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Artist’s Proof – Le Morte d’Arthur by Melvyn Evans SGFA

Editor’s note: As we were putting the final touches on this story it was confirmed that Le Morte d’Arthur and Landscape with Figure and Sacred Well will be shown in the 2014 Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy of Art. “Le Morte d’Arthur is based … Continue reading

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Artist’s Proof – Light and dark in Northumbria by Chris Knox ASGFA

“My early artistic influences include the landscape artists John Constable, Thomas Girtin and J M W Turner, and later the fine art photographers Edward Steichen and Alfred Steiglitz.   I am a landscape artist working from my studio in Lewes, East Sussex. My work … Continue reading

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Image of the Month – Bodies 1 by Jill Iliffe ASGFA

“I had always enjoyed the simplicity and beauty of line. But I found a way of working with pencil that had real depth of tone, too. And I wanted to start drawing in a bigger, stronger way. I was also researching … Continue reading

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DRAW 13 – Our award winners and why they draw

by Pat Harvey FRSA SGFA At DRAW 13, the 92nd Annual Open Exhibition of the Society of Graphic Fine Art, professional artists working across a variety of media were honoured with awards from leading manufacturers of art and drawing materials … Continue reading

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