DAWKINS, John

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He grew up living near the Thames Estuary. He studied at Southend College of Art, trained in the specialisation of graphic design, whilst still pursuing his painting instincts. After a career in design followed, mainly in London based design and advertising companies living and working in London and Essex for some 40 years retired as a graphic designer and as a semi professional artist, moved to Chediston, Halesworth, Suffolk in 2014, spending his retirement painting and drawing. He has exhibited in his previous location of Southend-on-Sea, and latterly in his new home of North Suffolk. His work has diversified to include not just marine and coastal, but landscape, townscape and transport painting. He works mainly in acrylics and oils, but also produces finished pencil drawings. He has exhibited at the Mall Galleries, London in an exhibition by the Royal Society of Marine Artists, he has also exhibited with the The Chediston Art Group at I-Chameleon in Halesworth.












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