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ESTHER

MURPHY

Esther's early inspirations come from the old masters such as Caravaggio and Ingres, as well as modern artists such as  Fabian Perez and Jack Vettriano.

 

Born in Glasgow, Scotland, Esther now lives in Hertfordshire, UK with her family. Esther has built a life as a busy professional and despite this, has resumed her love of art through sheer dedicated learning; achieving this by attending masterclasses around Europe, as well as home study.

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The techniques she has learned are all centred around her love for realism and portraiture and she has adapted the methods she has aquired to her own style.​ Esther specialises in pencil work in and oil painting, and is exploring other mediums at every opportunity.

Marty, 2018. Pencil on stonebridge paper.

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Amy, 2018. Pencil on stonebridge paper.