1948 - ?

Neil Whitehead

Neil Whitehead, was born in Dagenham, Essex in 1948. Neil originally trained as a technical illustrator for the Ford Motor Co., then became a designer and art director working for large agencies and consultancies mainly in London. He married at Colchester, Essex in 1997, Sandra J. Collier and after a spell freelancing, he established a design and marketing consultancy with his wife Sandy, in Dedham, Essex and about 2004 moved to south-west of France near the city of Pau, just north of the Pyrenees where they renovated a farmhouse and large barn from where they ran painting and other creative courses. An artist, illustrator, photographer and designer his paintings are principally of landscapes in a semi-impressionistic style and works mainly in acrylics and watercolour, his illustrative work is technical in nature, especially of vintage cars, planes and trains. Neil's design work covers corporate design, brochures, packaging, exhibition stands and web sites and undertakes painting commissions for landscapes, family portraits, architecture and Classic Vehicle portraits. He now live at Halesworth, Suffolk, renovating a house and still painting new scenes. A full member of Suffolk Open Studios and accepts painting, illustration, photography and design commissions. www.idea1.eu

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