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Marianne Nightingale
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Dedicated self taught animal artist working in oils, acrylic and watercolour on linen, leather, silk and paper
Dedicated self taught animal artist working in oils, acrylic and watercolour on linen, leather, silk and paper

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Here is my interpretation of the magnificent troopers of the Household Cavalry on the beach at full stretch here in North Norfolk. It is an absolutely amazing sight to see these horses and riders having fun away from their ceremonial and soldiering…

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Here it is at last. Another in the series of Rainbow animals.  I was lucky enough to take the trip of a lifetime to the Antarctic in 2014 and took about 1200 photos including lots of penguins.  These are my interpretation of the King Penguin seen on The…

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Having spent many years painting photo-realistic wildlife and other animals, I just freaked out and decided that I wanted to go ‘off piste’ artistically and paint something colourful, but keep the eyes correct, as that is my trademark.  Here is the latest…

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After months of struggling to get any #blogs published, here we are on WordPress with a real blog, courtesy of my fantastic granddaughter Lucy!  Patient and kind, she sorted out this old lady in no time at all and I will now be blogging to you all on a…

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Painted leather whole hide – Tyger, Tyger + Artist for scale!   This is the biggest painting I have ever done, on any medium. I had to secure it to the wall of my studio, as my easel was not big enough. His eyes will follow you wherever you go. He now…

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This is the final photo of my lovely Tyger, Tyger on a full leather hide, painted in acrylics and measuring around 91" high by 70" wide.  As I am around 5'7" it gives you the scale of his actual size.  He needs a good home now as he is taking up a whole wall in my studio!
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