Location The Velvet Easel Gallery
298 Portobello High Street
Portobello
Edinburgh
EH15 2AS Telephone 07835 813689 & 0131 629 1121 Opening Hours

Thurs, Fri, Sat 10-5

Sunday 12-5

 

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Artist - Stuart Moir

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Stuart Moir is a painter of landscapes and portraiture. He studied illustration and printmaking at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art. After several years as an illustrator/graphic designer manager, he returned to his roots as a painter and works from his studio in Clackmannan.

“My main influences are 16th century Indian and Flemish art (in particular Pieter Bruegel the Elder) and the French Naturalists. 

My approach to landscape entails first and foremost to embrace and capture the ever changing elements. Numerous Plein air studies (watercolour) act as a detailed references for studio based oil paintings. 

The object of my portraits are to highlight individuals, who for the most part been almost forgotten, but played an integral role in their lifetime and beyond.”

Available Work

Perrine Moncrieff, Ornithologist - £3000 - 63cm by 73cm

Christine de Pizan - £3200 - 50cm by 70cm

Abandoned Shack, Kinnoull Hill Woodland - £2700 - 70cm by 94cm

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