Location: Canada Web: www.mythwood.blogspot.co.uk Email: email@example.com media: Watercolour, gouache, coloured pencil “Exploring the Canadian countryside gave me a deep respect for the natural world”, Larry says about his upbringing. He later discovered Brian Froud and Alan Lee’s book Faeries: “They became my favourite artists and through them I learned how to look for the magic in a landscape,” he says.
Larry found other artists through them, too, including Arthur Rackham, John Bauer and Edmund Dulac. “At about the same time I also discovered Tolkien. I’ve been painting this kind of nature-based fantasy ever since.”