Maureen King

Maureen King

Behind the Sketchbook Maureen King Maureen King is a painter from Scotland, UK.  Art was never encouraged as a child and Maureen was expected to just leave school and get a job.  She now paints regularly, has made her first sale and has even dropped a day at work so...
Sally Barr

Sally Barr

Behind the Sketchbook Sally Barr Sally is a UK based artist who has diverse passions.  In this interview  she shares her experience of suffering loss that resulted in her having 10 years away from making and the belief she would never have a career in art.   Read the...
Nigel Proud

Nigel Proud

Behind the Sketchbook Nigel Proud Nigel is a self taught portrait artist specialising in people and animals. In this interview he talks of the challenges of trying to find time for art when working 9-5, how he’s used art to help cope with cancer and how it felt...