16 July 2017
LSA member Emma Fitzpatrick won the 3rd Place People's Choice Award in Jackson's Urban Sketching competition with her mixed media sketch of the café on Granby Street, Leicester. Attracting over 550 votes, the competition appears on the blog of Jackson's art supplies, see more here
"The drawing was done on location on a scouring hot day," says Emma. Emma is an Irish artist and designer who has lived in Leicester for the past ten years and is a member of Leicester Society of Artists, Leicester Sketch Club and Leicester Print Workshop. She has exhibited across the East Midlands and the Society of Women Artists in the Mall Galleries, London.