JOHN LINES

John Lines was born in 1938 in Rugby, Warwickshire. He studied Art at Rugby Polytechnic from 1959 and then at York School of Art. John has been exhibiting his contemporary paintings since leaving art school, but initially his time was shared between art activities and working in industry. John's paintings are distinctive and beautifully painted. His style is very much Modern British and John prefers paintings in oil and watercolours. As an artist his stated aim is to "simply paint through honest eyes. Ample evidence of this approach can be seen in his paintings of British Town and Landscape subjects.

His art captures humour, nostalgia, romance and the beauty of British countryside and unusually British urban life. John is equally successful paintings landscapes, marine, portrait, transportation or what will in future years be seen as fine, social records of urban life. 

Saturday Morning Penalty
Saturday Morning Penalty

Edition size: 95 Dimensions: 350mm x 350mm

Bernard Showing Off
Bernard Showing Off

Edition size: 95 Dimensions: 350mm x 350mm

Coot Canal
Coot Canal

Edition size: 95 Dimensions: 250mm x 250mm

Lambing Storm
Lambing Storm

Edition size: 95 Dimensions: 250mm x 250mm

Round the Block Racers
Round the Block Racers

Edition size: 95 Dimensions: 350mm x 350mm

Messing About
Messing About

Edition size: 95 Dimensions: 250mm x 250mm

Woodside Walkers
Woodside Walkers

Edition size: 95 Dimensions: 250mm x 250mm

Brookside Biker
Brookside Biker

Edition size: 95 Dimensions: 250mm x 250mm

Fencers
Fencers

Edition size: 95 Dimensions: 250mm x 250mm

Ahh! Happy Days
Ahh! Happy Days

Edition size: 95 Dimensions: 480mm x 500mm

No Luck Day
No Luck Day

Edition size: 95 Dimensions: 350mm x 350mm

Runner Bean Intruder
Runner Bean Intruder

Edition size: 95 Dimensions: 420mm x 375mm

Sunday Sinner
Sunday Sinner

Edition size: 95 Dimensions: 400mm x 450mm