Sue Side is willing to accept commissions

I specialise in illustration and portraiture. I exhibit regularly as a member of The Oxford Art Society, take part in Oxfordshire Artweeks annually.
In 2021 I was invited to become a member of the Society of Graphic Fine Arts.
I have been selected to exhibit with The Royal Society of Portrait Painters, The Society of Graphic Fine Arts and The Royal Society of British Artists.
I exhibit frequently in local galleries and my work is in several private collections.

I am particularly drawn to the stories hidden in our local environment of tree, copse, land and sky. I enjoy watching the slow interaction between trees and the way they settle in the landscape. Using ink and drawing media, I explore the atmosphere of this environment in all its woody detail, linking tree to sky, creating a sense of slow history. I also aim to capture the movement and character of birds and animals (often threatened species) which live in our wooded environments and skies, using both