"Antonia’s work is about being near the sea - from walks in Purbeck along beach and cliff to the icy seas and mountain shapes of the far North"
Antonia Phillips - Painting
Travel is an important part of Antonia’s working practice. She thrives in colder climates and winter sun with changing light, inspired by coastlines, and the fringes of land. She works on location, from memory and sketches. Intense light and mood of water, bird shapes, trails and patterns are always starting points...
Recently elected a full member of the Society of Wildlife Artists, Antonia has been the recipient of a number of Art Awards, including the Wildlife Trusts Underwater Art Bursary.
Her studio is the ART HUT, the old bus hut opposite the Stone Quay in Swanage. A perfect location enjoying the wild seas...
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Bournemouth and Poole College of Art - Natural History Illustration
Arts University College, Bournemouth - Advanced Fine Art
Antonia also runs community art projects, workshops and art clubs for children in Dorset, usually inspired by an element of the natural world and always full of learning and creative fun!
phone: 07947 613430