William Watson West

Based from his North Yorkshire studio, William Watson-West is a designer and painter whose first-hand observations of landscape, flora and fauna are the basis of his work in the areas of both fine and applied art.

Graduating from Edinburgh College of Art in 2011 with a degree in ​Textiles, William has since exhibited his mixed-media paintings at several galleries in the north of England, including 108 Fine Art and the Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate. He has previously been shortlisted for the prestigious New Light Art Prize and has been selected for the Great North Art Show amongst others.