Tracey Pinnington is a very talented and well regarded artist who specialises in coloured pencil and is a big advocate of Strathmore Bristol paper. We have been monitoring her work for a while and have been blown away by the level of detail and care she puts into all of her work, so we wanted to take the opportunity to chat and find out more about her style, inspirations and goals for the future.
1. First of all I’ve got to say that I’m a huge fan of your work. The quality and level of detail is outstanding. How did you first get into art and drawing in particular?
Thank you! I've always loved animals and drawing so combining the two was a natural progression.
Growing up I was taught by my art teachers to look at form and shapes within the subject rather than looking at the subject as a whole. It's helped me a lot and was a piece of advice that really stuck with me. I...