About the artist: Mark Preston
Limited Edition Prints and Collectable Art Prints from Global Art Prints
Print Artist: Mark Preston
Mark Preston was born in Derby in 1976. He studied illustration at Anglia University in Cambridge. However it was traveling on sketching and painting trips with his father, Rex Preston, to the Peak District, Cornwall and Scotland that really inspired him to become a landscape painter.
Mark Preston grew up in a family where art was a passion. His Father is the highly successful professional artist Rex Preston. It is little surprise therefore that Mark Preston has been painting full time as a professional artist since leaving university at the age of 21. He spends relatively little time spent in his art studio preferring to paint outside on the spot mainly in Derbyshire, the Lake District and Cornwall. He is in his element when working out on location. Frank Ruhrmund, Art Critic, The Cornishman says: “ Mark Preston's paintings possesses an air of authenticity and are steeped in reality. It is clear to see he is a plein-air artist”
Mark Preston is fascinated by the changing seasons of the British climate and how the weather affects these places. Always interested in discovering and observing new locations , Mark often prefers to get to know somewhere intimately, finding the more familiar he gets with an area, the more he sees in it. He says: “For me experiencing the landscape and weather directly is essential to attempt to capture them in paint; I just need to be there to respond to the situation and the spirit of the landscape.”
Mark Preston paintings and art prints have been exhibited at a number of leading UK art galleries including Red Rag Gallery. His paintings and limited edition prints are held in a number of private art collections throughout the world and are highly sought after by an ever growing art admirers.
Mark Preston art prints are produced using the latest giclée prints technology and are printed on fine art paper using lightfast pigment inks. Mark Preston Limited Edition Prints maybe purchased either as unmounted art prints, mounted art prints or framed art prints.
All Mark Preston art prints and limited edition prints from Global Art Prints have been appraised and approved by the artist. Each print supplied by Global Art Prints is a superb image and satisfies the quality standards set by Mark Preston for art prints. Most art prints and limited edition prints from the Global Art Prints are normally available for immediate delivery and can be shipped throughout the world in a few days.
Art prints and Limited Edition Prints from artist Mark Preston at Global Art Prints