Paul Priest studied graphic design, illustration and photography, working in this facet of the art world for a short time before realizing the mistake.
"Work with ceramic sculpture became my obsession as a result of attending an adult education pottery course and the subsequent establishment of my own studio.
Now a professional member of the CPA and other societies it was some 8 eight years ago I met Gaynor Ostinelli, and over the following period we have developed our working partnership, exhibiting our work in galleries and festivals in major ceramic exhibitions across the country, as well as holding workshops and demonstrations."
Their work has now become very collectable, generating both national and international interest, particularly in America. Their work has also been involved in exhibitions in China, and work being sent to New Zealand, Paris, Holland, Denmark, Brazil and the USA. Now instantly recognisable, their work has become highly sought after and has now experienced multiple sell out shows at Battersea and other major art exhibitions across the UK.
Each piece is unique and is made with absolute love for the animal - a true original and definitely considered as a future investment.
Cloud Gallery are extremely proud to be representing this amazing pair of talented sculptors.