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My Article in Sir K Magazine

I am so excited to announce that my article ‘NASA Engineer turned Pet Portrait Artist’ has been published in the July 2019 issue of Sir K Magazine. Sir K. is a free monthly magazine in English designed for students from all over the world and interviews that are always up to date and in step with the times.

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Now an Award Winning Artist

I am so proud and excited to announce that after entering my first ever at competition I have won three awards!! I entered the Light Space Time - 555 Special 2019 competition and three of my colour pencil artworks were chosen. One of my artworks even came in 4th place which I think is amazing out of 1,165 entries.

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FREE Reference Photo Websites for Artists

Drawing from just the imagination isn’t always the easiest and most reliable way of creating a realistic piece of art. It is more helpful to have a photo to work from. If you are unable to take your own reference photos from real life then I have put together a helpful list of free image websites which any artist can use to create their wonderful works of art. By using a free image, it allows you to sell your artwork without breaking any copyright laws. There are many paid image websites to choose from but if you wanted to find a good variety of images to use for your art without breaking the bank then this is the list for you!

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5 Artist Studio Must Haves

When it comes to the right studio space for any artist, some of us can be limited or find it hard to know what we need before we can sit down and draw. I have taken around 3 years to learn and build up the must have items I use every day for my commission work. In this blog I have laid out the 5 Artist Studio Must Haves I cannot live without including scanners and drawing board. There is a direct amazon link for a UK or US customer for each item I talk about. I hope this is useful to you. Let me know in the comments below.

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