Welcome to our Virtual Art Gallery!!
Enjoy viewing the selection of wonderful artwork we have from our regular and new exhibitors.
A very special thank you goes to Natalie Mascall for designing our virtual birdfair artwork in what has been an unprecedented and challenging year so far. Also a big thank you to Carry Akroyd as always for the official Birdfair 2020 artwork, which is absolutely fantastic – this will now be unveiled for Birdfair 2021. We hope you enjoy the virtual gallery as much as you enjoy the ‘real’ thing!
Carry has exhibited at the Birdfair for many years and has produced several pieces of amazing artwork for the Birdfair projects. Early next year we will reveal the artwork Carry produced for the cancelled live 2020 Birdfair. It is worth waiting for! Thank you Carry.
Is a member of The Wildlife Art Society (International) and the SouthEast Cheshire Ornithological Society, whose logo he redesigned for their 50th anniversary.
Original paintings inspired by the natural world. Emphasis on British birds and their landscapes. Also a comprehensive selection of limited edition quality reproduction prints framed & unframed.
Wildlife photographer (Africa, Central America, Herzegovina, UK and Australia mainly) and photography tour leader.
Richard Allen SWLA, artist, printmaker, illustrator based in East Anglia amid the creeks and marshes of the Essex coast.
Nick is a wildlife artist of international reputation, he has developed a technique original only to his work.a detailed embossing that is over-laid with coloured pencil.
I am an artist based in England, where I specialise in designing enamel pin badges, greeting cards, stickers, buttons and anything else relating to birds
This is an exciting year for John with two major publication going to press. The second edition of ‘Field Guide to Birds of East Africa’ is due in the autumn and ‘North Atlantic Seabirds – Shearwaters, Jouanin’s & White-chinned Petrels’ is published in the summer.
Jonathan Pomroy is a wildlife and landscape artist from North Yorkshire. He is an art marquee regular! He is author of On Crescent Wings- a Portrait of the Swift and uses his art to help conserve the species.
Watercolour paintings and books featuring birds sketched when out birdwatching.
I am a contemporary watercolourist combining fluid and precise brush line work with clear flat washes of colour.
Ashdown on the wing
Andy Ashdown is a passionate birder and wildlife enthusiast, and a volunteer at RSPB Pulborough Brooks in West Sussex. Andy produces highly detailed illustrations of birds and other wildlife, predominantly influenced by his own photography and research in the field.
Producing sculptures of birds and other inhabitants of the natural world. Always striving to portray the life force and beauty of nature at its best.
Natalie is a multi-award-winning professional artist specialising in fine art Wildlife. Natalie produced the artwork for this year’s Virtual Birdfair. It is amazing! Thank you Natalie.
Art Safari runs exciting painting holidays and art courses for artists. Travel worldwide on life-changing experiences into nature, architecture and landscape, led by inspiring artist tutors.
Alison has been developing her distinctive style for 20 years and is a regular exhibitor at Birdfair.
Wonderful original watercolours of British Wildlife by professional artist Angela Hewitt.
Smart Images is run by wildlife photographer Oliver Smart.. His mantra ‘Diversity of Wildlife Images’ showcases his broad interest in the natural world with his images being published widely, even including one used for a bank note!
Jan Wilczur is a bird artist/illustrator living in South-west London. He has worked as a bird illustrator for nearly 30 years contributing to various field guides, reference books, magazines, bird reports and travel company brochures.
Julie Wilson is an animal sculptor who lives and works on the Leicestershire/Rutland border which provides her with many great opportunities to study the animals she creates.
Original paintings, prints and commissions available from one of the UK’s leading marine artists – game, coarse and marine fish, sea birds and mammals, all inspired by a passion for the natural world and over 30 years of fieldwork.
Suzanne’s paintings have traditionally been on high quality paper but she has now expanded her range. This includes painting birds on old milk churns, watering cans and slates.
The Association promotes and develops the art of wild bird carving and supports the interests of all of those that carve wild birds.
Sandra Vick’s paintings are inspired by the ability of bird watchers to identify a bird just from its silhouette and recent movements. Her distinctive black and white paintings capture the essence of UK birds.
Wildlife Artist, specialising in Birds of the World. Original Paintings available in Watercolour/Gouache, Acrylic, Oils and Pencil, also Limited Edition Prints and Greetings Cards.
Lisa Hooper (ASWLA) is a Wildlife Artist living in Scotland who has exhibited in the Art Marquee for more than ten years. Her large, bold linocuts, woodcuts and etchings seek to capture the character of her subjects.
Little Ram Studio
Working from their North Yorkshire studio, Gary & Heather offer an eclectic mix of original prints.
Beverley Drury turns wire into small wildlife sculptures, with subjects ranging from familiar garden birds to those from the Southern Hemisphere, often using the muselets from champagne as her armature.
Frances is well known for her rather unique map art. She has sourced vintage maps of many of the best UK bird watching areas and painted birds particularly connected to that place on them
The Feather Lady – Your favourite birds, hand painted on real moulted feathers to create unique works of art.
Chris Rose specialises in paintings of wildlife, particularly birds, in their habitats.
All Jo’s bird imagery is stenciled. She creates original stencils from drawings and use a spray or stippling technique over painted, textural backgrounds to create her final artwork.
Nigel Hicks is a highly experienced Devon-based photographer and writer who works internationally, specialising in tourism and wildlife .
Shelly is a freelance wildlife artist who’s passion for wildlife, travel and conservation are constant factors in the development and realisation of her work. Shelly aims to emulate both the beauty and fragility of the natural world.
Amazing wooden birds and feathers by self-taught Nottinghamshire artist T.A.G. Smith – handmade using the natural colours of different woods.
Tom started of his art career creating custom artwork on guitars using graffiti pens. Making a move towards a brush and more traditional mediums opened up a whole new world to Tom and he hasn’t looked back since.
Yee Ting Wong
A vivacious, free-spirited artist from Kota Kinabalu, Sabah(North Borneo), YeeTing creates artworks in oils and chinese ink, charcoal, acrylics, watercolors and mixed media. Her characteristic style embodies freedom and originality.
Mike is a retired wildlife cameraman, having spent most of his 35 year career working for the BBC’s Natural History Unit. He specialised in bird photography, filming everything from hummingbirds to condors, in over 50 countries.
Artist and Illustrator with a passion for wildlife and birds.
Animal Sculptures by Sculptress JOEL
Detailed Sculptures of Birds Cast in Bronze and Other Metals – Suitable for indoors, gardens and landscapes.