Friday, 10 June 2011

Ann and Leon Singer

Old family photographs of my grandparents, Ann and Leon Singer, from 1950s until early 1960s.

Family Photographs

Charcoal drawings and oil paintings concentrating on family photographs of my great-grandmother, Ray Juggler, and the women in her family.

Life Drawing

Drawings from life, from direct observation


Hi Viewers and welcome to my blog.
My name is Amy Sharpe and I am a contemporary artist from London.

I am using this blog to present a collection of my art work over the years, during my practice as an artist. My paintings are mostly figurative and oil based.

Feel free to have a look at my work, revisit my blog, and contact me at any time, as I will be revealing my latest work, and ideas on a regular basis.

Thank you, 
Amy Sharpe


About Me

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London, United Kingdom
I am a twenty two year old contemporary artist from London, who has a passion for painting figurative work, with influences in Greek mythology, religion, culture and especially old family photographs. I am an Art and Design graduate from Leeds University where I am currently preparing for my degree show. My paintings have been described as very colourful, and that my work has a unique style about it, sometimes distorted with exaggerated character traits and expressions. I like to work from photographs using models who are close to me, family members, friends or even sometimes myself.