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By davo on July 20, 2011
I’m a painter based in Barry, and work from life, painting portraits and nudes – mostly in oil on canvas, though sometimes on board. I also run occasional life drawing classes, and accept commissions. To find out more, please visit…...Read More »
By davo on July 6, 2011
I’m a self taught artist who specialises in Water Colour paintings and Graphite drawings. I started my career after a sucessful exhibition of portraits of celebrities that was covered by local newspapers and BBC and HTV news. I have always enjoyed the use of graphite especially in black and white and trying to capture as much detail as possible, in the past 15 years i also took up coloured pencils and was noticed by Derwent who make the coloursoft range which i use, They were really impressed and commissioned me to do several drawings for them. I also put on regular exhibits of my water colours of scenes around Wales, and also take commissions for personal portaits and pets. My facebook page Portraits by Andrew Read has proved popular with over 1,700 fans. To find out more, please visit…...Read More »