Size: 256mm x 216mm
Illustrations: 82 colour & 6 b/w
Painting the Toon
John Coatsworth has produced some of the most instantly recognisable images of Tyneside over the last 12 years. This beautiful book includes many of the famous Newcastle landmarks including the Quayside, the Tyne Bridge, Grey Street and St James' Park have all been depicted in his unique 'bendy' style. This dramatic and distinctive style is in great demand.
Newcastle-born John Coatsworth attributes his passion for painting the city of his birth to the fine architecture and lively, bustling streets. Commissioned work from Newcastle Airport, Newcastle Tourist Board, Tyne and Wear Museums, Fenwicks and Newcastle/Gateshead Hilton have enabled John to embrace and develop his work further.