Guest Blogs

A printmakers view of Katsushika Hokusai ‘The restless artist’

A printmakers view of Katsushika Hokusai ‘The restless artist’

The Restless Artist by Rod Nelson Published in Resurgence Journal, May 2017 ­­ Often the greatest artists make it easy for almost anyone to appreciate their work. Their work seems ‘natural’. Although a lengthy intellectual and aesthetic apprenticeship may be required to fully appreciate such […]

Artist of the Month – Elena Degenhardt

Artist of the Month – Elena Degenhardt

Thank you to our guest blogger, Elena Degenhardt, winner of Septembers ‘Artist of the Month’ in association with Artists & Illustrators magazine. She won a £50 art materials voucher for her stunning pastel painting ‘Immersion’. Here she writes about her fascination for the sea….. I […]

Artist Insight: Catherine MacDiarmid

Artist Insight: Catherine MacDiarmid

Artist Insight Q & A with Catherine MacDiarmid Guest Blog from the winner of the Pegasus Art Prize, Artist of the Year 2017.  As Artists of the Year 2019 swings around again, we catch up with Catherine MacDiarmid, fine artist and winner of the Pegasus […]

‘Jessica’ – a guest blog by artist Laura Quinn Harris

‘Jessica’ – a guest blog by artist Laura Quinn Harris

‘Jessica’  A blog written by artist Laura Quinn Harris, winner of our August Portfolio Plus Pegasus Art voucher in association with Artists & Illustrators magazine. Her portrait was selected for the BP Portrait Award in 2017. ‘Jessica’ is a portrait I painted at the end […]