|Medium||ORIGINAL painting on stretched canvas, framed|
|Image Size||24" x 24"|
|Edition Size||Original painting|
Keith has been painting for over thirty years, first with watercolours and pastels then later moving on to oils. As a child he was influenced by his father who told him: "Never draw a straight line; always break lines up when you sketch and paint - make your marks interesting". Advice that the young Keith took to heart and has never forgotten. Many of Keith's works are inspired by his youngest son, Jack. Being a Father to four boys has given Keith a unique insight into his subject. He loves the fact that children are so natural and instinctive and the way that their behaviour is spontaneous and from the heart. He says: "What better subject to paint than children? They pick up on body language very early and use it well. I try to convey this body language in my work, through simple everyday situations, emphasising the humour or pathos." Another important element in Keith's work is outdoor life. He himself has many happy memories of his own childhood, playing outside, getting grubby and scruffy and loving every minute. His intention is to take the viewer back in time, to what he describes as "a more simple world. A child caught in a moment of thought; in the moment of making the memories that shape us and make us who we are... it is those simple precious things that last just seconds that I try to capture and thereby to hold on to forever."
|Delivery Charges||UK||Europe including Eire & Channel Islands||North America||Rest of the World|
|Mounted artwork & sculptures||Free||£14.95||£24.95||£49.95|
Click here for more information regarding delivery.
The majority of UK orders placed on the website or over the phone are despatched using a next day courier service within seven days of receipt of order. If you would prefer to place your order by telephone please call us on 01327 341000 and we will be happy to help.
In the unlikely event that we are not able to fulfil your order within seven days we will contact you to confirm a lead time on receipt of your order.
Framed artwork may occasionally take slightly longer than seven days to despatch, where this is the case we will contact you to confirm an estimated delivery date and will confirm via email as soon as the artwork has been despatched.We are happy to send mounted artwork overseas, the delivery table above shows the charge for sending mounted artwork and sculptures outside of the UK. Delivery times are generally slightly longer than the UK service. We will confirm in writing when you can expect to receive your order.
It is not generally possible to send framed stock overseas, however if you have a specific piece of artwork in mind we would be happy to discuss with you. Please contact us via email on email@example.com to request a quotation for shipping framed artwork further afield.