21. John Beach
John trained in commercial art for three years at the Kingston School of Art then worked as an illustrator/lettering artist in various London agencies and studios. He was elected an associate member of the Royal Society of Miniature Painters, Sculptors and Gravers in 2000 and made a full member in 2004. He is also an associate member of the Washington Miniature Art Society and the Miniature Art Society of Florida.
Awards include two RMS ‘Gold Memorial Bowl’ Honourable mentions; the Llewellyn Alexander Gallery ‘Masters Award’ in 2000 and numerous other awards both in UK and USA. He exhibits in England, America, Australia and France and while most of his work is in miniature he also does larger work for galleries and commissions.