Paul Dolman was born in Derbyshire and moved to Devon as a young boy where he collected a series of awards as a Junior Artist.
His first job was as a pottery designer and he quickly moved on to become an Illustrator for the South Devon Scene, a local newspaper based in the internationally renowned art college at Darlington Hall near Totnes.
Paul became an immediate success and was commissioned to produce pen and ink drawings for clients in the publishing industry.
Paul is passionate about painting and, in recent years, has moved towards oil and pastels, creating wonderfully atmospheric and vivid landscapes full of life and drama. His technique is sophisticated and singular, providing great depth to his work that is continually evolving. His work has achieved international recognition for its quality, clarity, dramatic light and atmosphere.