Philip Gerrard is one of the best still life painters of UK. His paintings of fruits and flowers are quite distinct in nature. He uses oil as the medium to paint beautiful still life works. Philip’s oil paintings has an extraordinary natural finish and look. He received several prestigious awards for his works.
Philip Gerrard Bio
He was born in 1958 in St.Helens. Philip was quite interested in art during his primary school days. He often asked paint sets as birthday gifts. The major breakthrough in his art life was when he started still life paintings. He also tried to paint ornaments along with fruits. It was actually a demanding idea. Philip was more inclined towards painting classical subjects like baskets, jugs,wine glass etc. He gives great detail to his paintings.
He started his professional artistic life in the year 1996. His technique belongs to “Classical Realism“. His still life paintings of apples, oranges, fish and flowers are the best examples of realistic oil paintings.