Richard Thorn

Richard was born in Devon in 1952 and although he attended art school in Newton Abbot he considers himself very much as a self-taught artist.

Taking most of his inspiration from the landscape of his native West Country his pictures are instantly recognisable by his striking use of sparkling light, especially across water and the manner in which he creates form and distance in his landscapes through the use of strong shadows and bright colours.

In addition to his painting Richard is an accomplished musician, regularly performing on guitar with his own jazz quintet.

“I am inspired by the poetry and...

Frost in the Meadows

Size: 12 x 14 Inches
Price: £1,100