Artist Interviews

Artists Insights ~ watercolour painter, Diana Boanas

Artists Insights ~ watercolour painter, Diana Boanas

Watercolour artist Diana Boanas has been selected as the Portfolio Plus Artist of the Month by Artists & Illustrator magazine. She wins a £50 art materials voucher from Pegasus Art for her impressive painting ‘Steaming the Sprouts’. In this blog she shares her artist story so far….

Artist Insights – Andrea Hook

Artist Insights – Andrea Hook

Read our Guest Blog from this months winner of a £50 Pegasus Art Voucher courtesy of Portfolio Plus ‘Artwork of the Month,’ Artists & Illustrator magazine.

Artist Life: Mark Fennell

Artist Life: Mark Fennell

Artist Mark Fennell took up painting aged 41 and after being diagnosed with non Hodgkin lymphoma 4 years ago, made the leap to full time painting. He has since won multiple awards and his new career is going from strength to strength.

Ten minutes with portfolio plus winner….Steve Smith

Ten minutes with portfolio plus winner….Steve Smith

Steve Smith wins this months £50 Pegasus Art Voucher courtesy of Portfolio Plus online artist members group. Steve turned to art after a motorbike accident and now spends every day painting. Incredibly, this is his first bird painting in oils!

Artist Life: John Scott Martin

Artist Life: John Scott Martin

Read our short blog ‘Artist Life’ with painter and printmaker John Scott-Martin. A lifetime as a creative and lover of marine scenes makes him a expert in this field.

ARTIST LIFE: Sarah Wimperis

ARTIST LIFE: Sarah Wimperis

We are all inherently nosy. How do other artists work, what do their studios look like, what’s their working practice, what are their favourite tools? We want to share our struggles and successes, awards and knock backs. What keeps you going – strong coffee, determination […]