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Artist - Alan Glasgow

Alan Glasgow was born and raised in Edinburgh. He still lives in Edinburgh and works from his own studio within his house.

Alan attended Falkirk College of Further Education where he obtained an Advanced Diploma in Art and Design and an HND in Public Art.

He then went on to work freelance as a character illustrator for DC Thomson & Co Ltd from designing the characters through to the illustrations for publication.

Whilst working as a freelance artist Alan also taught art at the Canongate Youth Project in Edinburgh. This involved working with young people helping them to achieve and realise their potential within an art related environment.

Alan also has also worked with Creative Artworks a company run by renowned Edinburgh artist Joanna Boyce. Working within a team of artists to create story boards and murals for schools and youth clubs.

Alan has created the signs and boards for the Edinburgh Mela Festival.


Available Work

Admiring the View - £450 - 46cm by 36cm - Sold

Burning Skies, Crail Harbour - £450 - 46cm by 36cm

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