St Ives – art print
The perfect advert for anyone who’s ever visited the coastal town of St Ives this colourful print by Andrew Ruffhead is sure to bring back fond memories.
The print which is taken from an original pen, ink and acrylic painting highlights some of the areas attractions and would inject a fantastic shot of colour into any kitchen or dining room.
St Ives is a seaside town in Cornwall with a maze of narrow cobbled streets and picturesque fishing harbour.
It’s particularly well known for its award winning surf beaches and its strong arts scene which has been home to many artists including Turner, Barbara Hepworth and Henry Moore.
Andrew works from his studio at home near the sea, producing pen, ink and gouache drawings.
Inspired by the coast he depicts fish, sea life and seafood’s, together with colourful images of maps, coastal towns and villages. He is happy to do commissions.
He studied Painting and Printmaking at Brighton Polytechnic, and then Printed Textile Design at the Central School of Art and Design. He was Head of printed Textiles at the University of East London for fifteen years as well as designing for many companies including Osborne and Little, The Designers Guild and Calvin Klein.
His work is shown in many galleries and shops around the UK and Spain.
Each print is printed onto high quality 250 gsm acid free museum quality paper has been signed by the artist and is ready to frame.
Paper Size A3: 30 x 42 cm