Artist & Author
Alan Dorrington – Artist and Author. Based in the West Country - studied painting in England and France becoming conversant in all mediums, oil, watercolour, pastel, pencil, pen and ink.
His work has appeared in national periodicals, magazines and television. Twice short listed for selection for the prestigious ‘Holburne’ portrait prize, his work has been presented to the ruler of ‘Sharja’ and the professional artists tribute to 9/11 in ‘Times Square’ USA. Occasionally lectures and teaches adult painters, his book plates have been likened to the great illustrators of the late 19th and early 20th century.
Somewhat of a recluse he rarely exhibits his paintings has been persuaded to allow Fine Art Mounted Prints, Christmas Cards and blank Greeting Cards for all occasions to be reproduced.