Mark Hearlds WorkbookThe Blue Magpie
An exploration of Mark Hearld’s artwork, filled with examples of his work based on the theme of nature. Across a range of media - paint, print, collage, textiles and ceramics - over 200 works are divided into nature-themed segments. Mark himself narrates the tales behind his creations whilst discussing his influences and his artistic process. Art historian Simon Martin contributes an essay on Hearld’s influence on English art and his unique ability to produce nature-themed artwork as if through a child’s eyes.