Robertson Collection Publishing

Andrew Grant Kurtis

Jun
14

Andrew Grant Kurtis

Born in London, Andrew has always shown a great love for art. He studied at the London Technical College where he gained a Licentiateship to the Society of Industrial Artists and Designers. He then continued his education in graphic design at the Central School of Art and Design where he achieved a Bachelor of Design with honours. In 1977 he then went on to attain a Master of Arts.

After his education he knew he wanted to develop his work in a more classical and traditional direction. He has developed his own unique style that has made his work so distinctive. He has travelled extensively in Scotland and the lake district gaining reference and inspiration for his work.

He is an established artist with leading galleries throughout the world and has had many commissions from publishers, who have reproduced his work for prints. cards and ceramics.

Steve Thoms

Jun
03

Steve Thoms – Born 1960, Blackburn, Lancashire

Steve Thoms has always had the drive and practical ambition of being a successful artist. Already an accomplished artist and cartoonist, he started painting seriously in 1981 and became a full time artist in 1992.

Steve paints principally in oils, and has lectured and demonstrated oil and acrylic painting techniques to art societies throughout the North of England. His emotive style of paintings influenced by Edward Hopper and other American impressionists who mastered the technique of capturing bright sunlight and deep shadow to provide an instant vitality to their work.

An artist of natural ability, Steve has developed his own unique way of using relatively simple ideas and scenes to provide stunning oil paintings that encapsulate the true ambience of different countries in a dramatic way.

He has exhibited throughout the country and the U.S.A, where he has had many commissions.