obin fran giffard original sketch

‘robin’ original bird sketch


Product Description

robin throated carib by fran giffard £100

Artist Fran Giffard has long been captivated by the intricate beauty of natural illustrations, and over the last three years she has begun to amass an incredible body of ornithology-inspired artwork. Fran started to work directly onto her personal Moleskine diaries using aquarelle, gouache and graphite pencil, capturing the wonder of exotic and more commonplace birds. The result is a vivid collection of work with an intriguing personal slant. Each sketch is original.

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postage & packaging

£3.50 (this applies to UK customers only). If you are an international customer please contact us at to get a separate quote.

paper size

14 x 18 cm

care instructions

each drawing should be flattened before framing, as they are sent in a roll. Fran advises the pieces to be dry-mounted and float-mounted in a box frame.

about the artist

Fran studied Fine Art Drawing at Camberwell College of Art, graduating in 2010. Since then she has exhibited internationally, as well as throughout the UK.
She has had a number of solo exhibitions, most notably:

All My Beautiful Boys, Northcote Gallery Chelsea, 2015.
A Myriad of Birds, Masterworks Museum of Art, Bermuda, 2014.
A Parliament of Drawings, Northcote Gallery Chelsea, 2013.
Foyles Book Shop, Charing Cross, 2012.
O for Ornithology, Mayfair, 2012.
Aviary, Northcote Gallery Battersea, 2012.

In 2014, Fran travelled to Bermuda for a three month artist residency. While there she studied the birds of Bermuda, while documenting her time in her Moleskine diary. Fran was also shortlisted for The Threadneedle Art Prize, BBC Wildlife Artist of the Year and David Shepherd Wildlife Artist of the Year. She also won a place to exhibit with the Society for Wildlife Artists in 2013.