Artist: Martin Collie

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Lived in Newton Stewart from 1988.


Croydon College of Art


Born in Inverness in 1945 but was brought up in London.  He attended drawing classes at the Croydon College of Art Before embarking on a career as a cabinet maker.


He moved with his wife and daughter to Newton Stewart in 1988 and began painting scenes of Dumfries and Galloway.  He had just completed a series of paintings of the Lake District and North Yorkshire before he died in June 2007.