A life in Art
ALAN BOAST was born in London and moved to the Wye Valley in 1975, where he has been a full time artist since 1992.
Alan’s sculpture is mainly from life, he works in stone, ceramic and plaster. Subjects include busts, allegorical figures and celtic patterns.
Alan paints mainly in oils and his style is between realistic and impressionistic. He captures life around him in landscapes, townscapes, seascapes and portraits. He has a range of prints based on his oil paintings.
Alan has studied with Richard Wills, the Welsh portrait painter.
Alan’s work is collected worldwide and he has exhibited in many venues including London, Edinburgh and Cardiff.
He is commissioned for a variety of subjects in both sculpture and painting