Painting, Glass, Mixed Media54
About the Artist
Kay is a wildlife and animal portraiture artist with over 25 years experience. Her home studio is nestled amidst working farmland and provides a wealth of inspiration for her work.
Winner of Scotlands Best Pet Artist in both 2020 and 2021 in The Scottish Pet Industry Awards.
Kays work is contemporary, detailed and rich in colour.
A self taught artist, Kay's work is contemporary, detailed and rich in colour.
Her portrait work so lifelike, capturing the character of her subjects beautifully and often bringing the owners to tears.
Commissions are open, though booked weeks in advance.
Preferred mediums are Porcelain Paints and Acrylics.
Porcelain paint lends itself particularly well to her style and subject matter, creating a light texture and brush strokes to Kays work once fired.
Kay occasionally works in oil and also enjoys producing mixed media pieces.
Always keen to learn and try new styles and processes, Kay also dabbles in abstract landscapes.
Working from her home studio, steeped in farmland with views across Forth Valley, it’s easy to see where Kays inspiration and love of nature comes from. Painting the many visitors to her studio garden and the surrounding area including an array of wild Birds, Hares, Deer, Badgers and her personal favourite Foxes. Her original artwork not only reaches across the UK but also the USA, Canada, Australia, UAE and South Africa.
Exhibitions include : Macmillan Art Shows and Dunkeld.
Kays work is available via The Scottish Design Exchange in Buchanan Galleries, Albas Artisan Falkirk, Blossoms Tea Room in Torwood Garden Centre or directly via her social media and numonday store.
Demonstrations in Glass Painting:
Sats 11th & 18th June, 11-11.30am
Kay will hold a 30 minute demonstration on both Saturdays during FVAB from 11:00 am until 11:30 am providing an insight into glass painting and the different techniques and processes.
Come along for a cuppa and find out more.