Cornish painter at spring art exhibition.
We are pleased to announce that Devon based artist Ian will be showing at our spring art exhibition – May 2nd to 10th
Illustrator, Painter and Designer, Ian Heard was born in Cornwall and originally pursued a career in design and advertising in Oxford. His work has been commissioned by many leading corporate clients and for publishers in this country and abroad. Living in Tavistock; Ian continues his design work but also writes and paints. His painting have appeared in exhibitions across south Britain and in London. He has written four books and also articles for national art magazines. He has also appeared on TV, most recently on Channel 4’s “Walking through History”. Ian also provides a specialised scanning and giclée print service for artists, and is still passionate about the importance of traditional draftsmanship in an art world increasingly dominated by technology. To this end he now runs a successful series of drawing and painting workshops and he regularly talks and gives demonstrations on painting.