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Shirley Spiers

I've been using coloured pencils as my main medium for 2 years but prior to that I had no drawing/painting experience.


I was given some pencils for Christmas and I haven't looked back.


I draw purely for my own pleasure and although it sounds melodramatic the joy it gives me is huge. When I'm happily involved in a drawing I can't wait to get back home and continue with it.


I largely taught myself but have recently started lessons with Linda Hampson, she is both a fantastic painter and teacher, and my work has progressed hugely with her guidance.


I recently made my first sale and I couldn't quite believe it!





None.... Yet!!!

October 2017

Two Birds - A3. FC Polychromos

Artichoke - A4. FC Polychromos

Grandad's Pigeon - A4. FC Polychromos

© Shirley Spiers

Two Birds