About the Artist
D Y Hide is an award-winning professional artist who rediscovered her artistic Muse at the Titchfield Art & Craft Show in 2014, and has been exhibiting across the land ever since.

A fully qualified and vastly experienced Advanced Skills Teacher of Art & Design, she delivers enjoyable and informative workshops and demonstrations in and around the southern counties, working in a wide range of media from pencil to pastel to paint, as well as in two and three dimensions.

She is a full member of the Society of Feline Artists (S.O.F.A.), a signature member of the UK Colour Pencil Society (UKCPS) and a Professional Associate Artist of the SAA.

Recent awards include: -
2018 Light, Space, Time - Honourable Mention for 'Ghost Patrol'
Titchfield Art and Craft Show - Highly Commended for 'Fire & Ice'
2017 Light, Space, Time - Special Merit for ‘The City Sinks’
Light, Space, Time - Honourable Mention for ‘Golden Goddess’
Light, Space, Time - Open Competition - Special Merit for ‘Ca D’Oro’
2016 UKCPS Regional - Best in Show for ‘Fire Fox’
UKCPS Regional - Best Wildlife for ‘Brave Little Fox’
UKCPS Regional - Best Abstract / Fantasy for ‘Fire Fox’

‘Golden Goddess’ was chosen to feature in Ann Kullberg’s Colour Pencil Treasures, Vol. 5 2017.

D Y Hide exhibits locally and nationally at number of different shows throughout the year. She is currently working on a set of miniatures to submit to the Royal Society of Miniature Painters for the Mall Galleries Show in London in October 2018.

She accepts commissions with a great big smile!

www.dyhide.co.uk
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www.fineartamerica.com/artists/dy+hide

Your Privacy
To keep it brief, I only hold contact details of people with whom I am in active correspondence - e.g. I am working on a commission for them; they have contacted me to offer a workshop or demonstration, etc. These 'details' are kept as minimal as possible, e.g. a name, an email address and / or a phone number, a correspondence / delivery address if work needs sending out.
If you have chosen to follow me on Facebook I may PM you if, for example, I am taking part in an event that I think you might be interested in attending. I will usually only do this if you are known to me personally. Otherwise, I will post a public message that you may respond to by Private Message if you are interested in following it up.

2014 - Basingstoke Festival of Arts and Crafts

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And now to even more pastures new... The Basingstoke Arts Festival is only in its second year, so it's great to be part of a fledgling show. Come see the exhibition at the Hampshire Court Hotel, Chineham, Basingstoke, over the weekend 10-11 October 2014. The work of both professional and amateur artists is on display, along with an impressive submission of work from The Vyne School's Art Department. Hope to see you there!