Biography of Tiffany Budd
Tiffany Budd BA (Hons) is a British established fine artist, specialising in acrylic painting, coloured pencil and pastel drawing. She has developed a style named ‘Fractured’ inspired by the Cubists, Vortists and Futurism. It is semi abstract and focuses on perspective, movement and light. Colour is of integral importance in her work.
She studied at Wimbledon School of Art and University of Plymouth and gained a degree in Textile Design. The course included Business Studies and Fine Art. After a career in Textile design and then Interior Design, the demand for her artwork increased so much that she became a full time artist. Tiffany’s subjects vary due to the requirements of her clients, but her main subjects are florals with collage combined, fractured paintings, and coloured pencil realism.
Tiffany has paintings published all over the world and has worked with Marks and Spencers UK on their new Wall Art collection, as well as having her paintings reproduced onto ceramic tiles by Fiesta Collectables. She also works with Image By Design which licenses’ her work throughout the world. Other clients include, Derwent Pencil Company and in 2008 became published with Bentley Publishing which sells prints all over the world. In Feb 2010 Tiffany’s drawing of St Paul’s Cathedral was featured on the tin of the new Derwent Chalk Pastel Tin. As well as a drawing on the Derwent Academy pencils tin and Coloursoft collection tin.
She has won awards for her work and exhibited all over the world, including Switzerland, Scotland, Canada, Australia and St Ives in Cornwall.
In 2005 she was a finalist in the New Artists Competition which was run by DeMontfort Fine Art. Tiffany exhibited at the Autumn Fair at the NEC, Birmingham.
In January 2006 Tiffany won The Bacchus Award painting competition, held at Denbies Wine Estate, Dorking, Surrey for her painting ‘The Regret of Temptation’. Denbies has also purchased one of Tiffany’s paintings.
In November 2006 Tiffany was awarded Highly Commended for her painting ‘Harbour Boats’ in the National Acrylic Painters Association exhibition, it also sold the first day.
Tiffany has won a place in the Guildford 2008 Calendar, with her painting ‘Stylish Guildford’ in her ‘Fractured’ style of painting. The painting was sold at The Surrey Artists annual exhibition.
Tiffany was selected for her painting ‘Going for a Catch’ in 2012 in the worldwide Cricket Art Prize. This painting toured Australia ending up at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
Tiffany regularly has exhibitions of her work in the UK, including the UKCPS. In 2009 she was awarded Signature status from the Society after having all three of her drawings accepted into the Open Exhibition. She has now been awarded Silver Signature status after having work submitted 5 years in a row. This year she will be exhibiting in London.
In 2013 Tiffany came second in a UK wide Caran D’Ache Coloured pencil competition and showed her piece at the Mall Galleries, London. Caran D’Ache bought both pieces she submitted.
Tiffany is also now exhibiting with The Art Bay Gallery in Staffordshire, and Atishoo Gallery in Charlestown, Cornwall.
Tifffany undertakes private commissions and works directly with the client creating a bespoke piece of art for their room schemes. She has collectors all over the world.
She is also a member of The Society for all Artists, The UK Coloured Pencil Society and The Fine Art Trade Guild.
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