Lucie Cookson

Tidy St Art School, Main Road, Birdham, West Sussex PO20 7HU

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Lucie Cookson

Stunning portrait drawings of locals in Lockdown. Beautiful figurative pastels and oil paintings from Lucie's famous online demonstrations and courses.

Selected Works

Personal Statement

Trained at Brighton University Lucie has exhibited internationally and has won several awards for her Painting. Her work has been in the National Portrait Gallery, The Kremlin and more locally Pallant House. She has an impressive client list of portrait commissions and is known for producing stunning portraits that deliver so much more than the sitter’s likeness. Lucie has been creating portraits using the Florentine Schools method whilst developing her own uniquely British take on painting. Some of the techniques she uses date back to Rembrandt however there is something distinctively modern and future facing about her beautiful paintings. During lockdown Lucie's free drawing and painting videos reached thousands on instagram .She founded Tidy St. Art School in Birdham out of a love for teaching, which she has done for many years, and the desire to create a centre for artists at all levels. Tidy St.Art School offers courses in Painting and drawing at all levels as well as one day and short courses. Recently Lucie has been working in film as a sketch artist on set and teacher to the stars.

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