Tim Fisher

Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

Up to date details available at www.timfisherartist.co.uk, follow the Artist's dog Freyja as she writes her blog each month.
Tim Fisher entirely self taught, Tim is established as a leading demonstrator and tutor.His book "Paint Flowers in Acrylic" published by Search Press is now on general release. Tim has also  filmed a DVD with the SAA to accompany the book, some of this filming appeared on the Paint Channel. He was nominated Tutor of the month by the Leisure Painter magazine and his articles regularly appear in this and other art publications. Tim is the UK demonstrator for Sennelier Soft pastels and creator of Fisher400 artpaper used worldwide by pastel, mixed media artists and more recently coloured pencil artists.
New Year 2013 saw him busy with a painting commission for a local hotel refurbishment. One of the paintings was a triptych of Belvoir Castle and surrounding Leicestershire countryside. The largest canvas measured 4 foot by 3 foot, so large it had to be fixed to the studio wall during the painting process!
The oil painting "Melton Millenium Meet" is owned by Leicestershire Museums and is one of the paintings featured on the BBC paintings website in conjuction with the Public Catalogue Foundation.
His second publication by Search Press "Perspective" was released in October 2016 and has received many favourable reviews.
He was again commissioned by Search Press to write a third book, this will be on Oil Pastel and is due for release in October 2018.

Awards

Tutor of the month Leisure Painter Magazine. Front page Daler Rowney Runner up in the first Not the Turner Prize, sponsored by the Daily Mail. Front page feature of the Leisure Painter magazine in December 06, September 08 and February 09. Feature