Melvyn Petterson NEAC

Biographical Details:

Born Cleethorpes 1947
Grimsby Art School 1981 – 82
Camberwell School of Arts & Crafts 1983 – 89
Co-founded Artichoke Print Workshop, London 1992 – present

Works in the collection of

British Museum Drawings & Prints Room
Leicester Municipal Galleries
Royal Academy Summer Shows – Since the beginning of time…
NEAC New English Art Club [member]
RBA Royal Society of British Artists [member]
RE Royal Society of Painter Printmakers [member]
Small Paintings Group
Lincolnshire Artists Society [member]
Discerning Eye Mall Galleries London

Publications [Author and Contributor]

Drawing Landscapes
Dogs How to Draw Them
Cats How to Draw Them
Instant Printmaker


” My landscapes often centre around the drama played out in nature, a dark cloud threatens, a sudden burst of sunlight, a moody sky against snow covered fields. These are the times when nature displays her more provocative side; probably for just a few seconds; these often fleeting moments I have tried to capture in my images”.

Melvyn is the author of 4 books, the most recent being The Instant Printmaker, published by Collins &̛̛ Brown. [Now out of print].

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