Tembo Graphics Studio!
I enjoy working in the visual arts as a Fine Artist, Designer & Illustrator, Medical Artist, Art Tutor, Art Demonstrator and Writer.
Based in the UK, I am a Professional Member of the Medical Artists’ Association (UK) and a Registered Medical Illustration Practitioner. I am also a Member of the Assocation Europeenes des Illustrateurs Medicaux et Scientifiques, a Member of the Association of Medical Illustrators (USA), Member of the Association of Illustrators (UK), Member of the Portrait Society of America, a Member of the Royal College of Midwives and a Member of the Royal College of Nursing
Having previously worked for over 25 years as a Registered Midwife and also as a Registered Nurse, both in the UK and overseas, I have a great deal of experience in many aspects of health services around the world which is of great help to me in my work as an medical Artist.
Artwork ranges from simple line work to complex highly detailed illustrations and can be produced using a variety of media ranging from simple pen and ink or watercolour to multi-layered digital artwork using the Adobe Creative Suite.
A logo for The Lancashire Eye Clinic created entirely using Adobe Illustrator and making good use of the gradient mesh! You need a lot of patience to build a mesh, colour in the ‘dots’ and then move them about. Here it is in progress:
And here is the finished work:
Below: I was commissioned by Wellcome Images to produce a series of illustrations to show the variations of the human pelvis. These illustrations were created using Adobe Illustrator’s gradient mesh only.
‘Tembo’ in Swahili is ‘Elephant’.
Anne Corless Founder & CEO
of Tembo Graphics Studio:
“Tembo Graphics Studio offers design, illustration and specialist medical, veterinary and scientific illustration services. With a client base from all over the world, I am privileged to work on a variety of interesting and challenging projects. Artwork ranges from simple line work to complex highly detailed illustrations and can be produced using a variety of media ranging from simple pen and ink or watercolour to multi-layered digital artwork using the Adobe Creative Suite.
My love of Fine Art also informs my work and helps me produce exciting and dynamic artwork.”
How to contact me!
or write to:
P.O. Box 20, Lytham St Annes, FY8 1GU, Lancashire, UK.
Anne Corless Fine Artist
My love of Fine Art and the wish to learn more about the industry led to my applying for membership of the Fine Art Trade Guild and in 2009 I was elected as a Member. In 2011, I was thrilled to be invited to sit on the national Fine Art Committee of the Guild and in 2012 was honoured to be elected as Chair of the Fine Art Committee.
About Anne Corless Fine Artist:
During 2012 Anne has given a presentation ‘My Life in Art’, at the invitation of the Fine Art Trade Guild, at the Spring Fair International (NEC in Birmingham) and taught a 3 day Portrait Art Workshop at BBC Radio Merseyside, supported by ‘Up for Arts’, ‘Voluntary Arts UK’ and the ‘Campaign for Drawing. Other workshops include a one day ‘Artbar’ (Derwent) demonstration for Leisure Painter and The Artist Magazines. In 2011 Anne was honoured to be Artist in Residence at BBC Radio Lancashire; teaching workshops on animal art and also portraiture, which included live on-air interviews. Anne also taught a BBC Art Masterclass on portraiture live on air. Anne continues to enjoy being a regular contributor to Leisure Painter Magazine.
Where possible Anne likes to use her artwork to support her favourite charities:
Please visit ‘www.annecorless.com’.