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Terry Kneeshaw - Football Artist
Terry Kneeshaw is an Award Winning UK artist, best known for his football art, sports and pop culture pieces.
Terry began drawing and painting at the age of 13 and began selling professionally whilst still at school in Darlington.
At 16 he found a mentor in the Artist Peter Hick who tutored Terry in the art of seeing. Peter said to Terry “I can’t teach you to draw - you already can - but I can teach you to see.”
At 17, he was apprenticed to The Northern Echo as an Artist under the guidance of Tony Marshall. The following years saw Terry travel extensively, carving a living as a street artist in cities across Europe; drawing in chalks, pastels and charcoal.
A career within the media industry followed, giving Terry vast experience in film, photography, print and computer graphics...