Mark Hearld - PrintmakerBorn: 1974
Place of Birth: York
Born in 1974, Mark studied illustration at the Glasgow School of Art and then completed an MA in Natural History Illustration at the Royal College of Art.
Taking his inspiration from the flora and fauna of the British countryside, Mark Hearld works across a number of mediums, producing limited edition lithographic and linocut prints, unique paintings, collages and hand-painted ceramics. Mark hold tremendous admiration for artist/designers such as Bawden, Piper, Nash – artists well regarded for their forays into the world of commercial design.
Faber & Faber; Tate Museums; ‘A First Book of Nature’ published by Walker Books, click here to purchase this. In Autumn 2012 Merrell Books published ‘Mark Hearld’s Work Book’ – the first book devoted to Mark’s work click here to purchase this.
Awards: Elle Decoration British Design Award 2012 for ‘Harvest Hare’ wallpaper for St Jude’s.
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