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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 […]

Win a £50 Pegasus Art materials voucher with Artists & Illustrators magazine

Win a £50 Pegasus Art materials voucher with Artists & Illustrators magazine

Become a Portfolio Plus member with Artists & Illustrators magazine for your chance to win a £50 art materials voucher from Pegasus Art, every single month! We have teamed up with Artists & Illustrators magazine to offer both amateur and professional artists the chance to […]

A printmakers view of Art & Everything

A printmakers view of Art & Everything

A printmakers view of Art and Everything by Rod Nelson – printmaker and tutor at Pegasus Art ‘Art – a rummy business’ JMW Turner       In truth, I hardly know why I am a printmaker, or artist or whatever I am. I’ve doodled, […]