Lower Leigh Atelier, Lower Leigh Farm,
Tokes Lane,East Knoyle, Shaftesbury, SP3 6BZ

Artist Profile

Sofia Welch

Sofia is a classically trained, contemporary figurative artist based in London. Her work explores portraiture and still life, experimenting with both drawing and painting. She received four years of intensive training at the London Atelier of Representational Art (LARA) in which time she was awarded the LARA teaching Scholarship, the Art Renewal Centre Scholarship for continued study and the Florence Academy of Art Summer Scholarship leading to one month of study in Florence, Italy.

She was also Director of Studies at LARA and now produces art work for the film and television industry. Her work has been used in large Netflix Productions including The Witcher and Black Mirror. Awards include Winner of the Michael Harding Award at the Royal British Artists Annual Exhibition, 2016; Winner of the Pastel Society Young Artist Award at the Annual Exhibition 2017.

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