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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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Image of the Month — Café ‘La Ruche’ by Pat Harvey SGFA

“I am not sure where my love of France and all things French stems from. Possibly from having French forebears on both sides. But I do know that when, aged seventeen, I heard David Frost’s choice of Edith Piaf’s Non, Je … Continue reading

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A Boy in A Bubble – Interview with Trevor Waugh by Pat Harvey SGFA

Trevor Waugh is an internationally known artist and musician who has kindly agreed to select the prizes for DRAW 13, the 92nd Annual Exhibition of the Society of Graphic Fine Art, 30th September – 12th October 2013. The optional theme … Continue reading

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Artist’s Proof – Birmingham Reflections – Birmingham & Worcs by Eric Gaskell SGFA

“I have been making prints for many years, but a few years ago I started making a whole series on and around canals. They vary from the downright figurative to more abstracted realities, but they are all recognisable to the … Continue reading

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Image of the Month – Excalibur (The Lady of the Lake) by David Brooke PPSGFA

“I’ve always had an interest in myths and legends. But when I’m producing a painting or drawing I usually embellish and adapt the myth with my own ideas and imagination. Excalibur (The Lady of the Lake) was part of a … Continue reading

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DRAW 12 – Our award winners and why they draw

Twelve artists were honoured at DRAW 12 with prizes and awards from well-known manufacturers of drawing and art materials – one artist was awarded twice! The winning works of art were chosen by John Yardley RI, and presented by Hon. … Continue reading

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Latest news: DRAW 12 Prize and Award winners

The 91st Annual Open Exhibition of the Society of Graphic Fine Art October 2012  With many thanks to our selector, John Yardley R I And to our official opener and presenter Professor Ken Howard OBE RA   1. The Daler-Rowney … Continue reading

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