Mammals of the South West.


The Westcountry's Raptors.

Paintings inspired by wildlife encounters.

Dick Twinney ~ Wildlife Artist & Nature Writer
Originally from Teignmouth in Devon, Dick Twinney has lived and worked from his Cornish Studio in St. Columb Major for over 44 years.
His highly realistic traditional artwork has gained international recognition and over the years he has provided illustrations for over 25 books by some of the worlds leading publishers. His wildlife art has featured on many series of collectors plates. greetings cards, giftware and limited edition fine art prints.
Refusing to follow any trends in art or turn to a more contemporary way of painting he continues to paint in the traditional style of the artists he grew up with especially Archibald Thorburn and Charles Tunnicliffe whose work he has emulated and been inspired by since childhood.
Dicks great passion and goal in life is to share the flora and fauna of Cornwall's coast and countryside, from the smallest insect to the largest mammal through his paintings and writing.
His work has featured in many newspapers and magazines nationally but now by choice Dick restricts his articles and artwork to Cornwall and can currently be found weekly in the Newquay Voice and monthly in the North and Mid Cornwall Advertisers and Cornish Life magazine.
He has written and illustrated two books of his own, The Painted Seasons and From Hedgerow to High Tor, both books featuring Cornwall's natural world and still available from here or his St. Columb Major Studio.

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Art News 2017
2018 CALENDAR NOW AVAILBLE TO ORDER
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Latest Original Painting
Cornish Sunrise 1890
Choughs over the Huer's Hut, Towan Head, Newquay Bay, Cornwall
 
Original Acrylic on canvas panel. Image size: 33cm x 50cm £1650
Painted as a fundraiser for Newquay RNLI
Original painting SOLD
For more info> 01637 880606 

Painted for the 2017 Newquay Fish Festival (September 8th, 9th & 10th)
Just Printed and Published
The above original painting 'Cornish Sunrise 1890'
20 signed and framed limited edition art reproductions on canvas
Ready to hang @ £150 each
30 signed limited edition fine art prints on archival paper @ £60
Supplied rolled in a postal tube or flat packed in a display sleeve.
P & P £5 worldwide.
20% of all sales to Newquay RNLI
 
Open Studio
Our St. Columb Studio is now open to visitors all year round
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