Over 25 years Tom Wood has built up an enviable reputation as an artist of great skill and originality. His paintings have been exhibited in galleries throughout the world.
Most recently celebrated portraits of Professor Lord Robert Windsor and Alan Bennet, where on display at the Australian National Portrait Gallery, Canberra. He has shown his work in solo exhibitions at various international locations. Commissions include portraits for HRH Princess of Wales, Yale University and National Trust, The Universities of Warwick, Lancaster and Birmingham, The Harwood Trust and Barlaston Hall.
A versatile artist and experienced teacher, Tom is a fellow lecturer of Sheffield University and visiting Professor of Fine Art at Leeds University.
Bill Graf is a professional fine artist and art instructor of Oil, Acrylic and Watercolor Painting classes for The Atelier Art School, Art League of Long Island and the National Art League in New York. He also holds workshops and demonstrations for landscape, still life and portrait painting for art leagues, artists societies, art exhibits, festivals and art schools. His extensive art career(s) as a fine artist and illustrator began after completing his drawing and painting studies at the Art Students League of NYC. He then went on to study Old Masters Painting and Drawing in Florence, Italy at the Cecil Graves Studio.