Was born in 1965 and live's in west berkshire and has been painting since the mid 80's,he is self taught ,having started with watercolours but made the change to oils after reading about plein air painting,he has taken part in open studio's and is also the winner of the derwent award at patchings 2013 ,he likes to travel light when he is out painting and prefers to use a pochade box.

Robert Bashford