James is widely acclaimed as being one of Scotland's finest living artists. Since graduating from Glasgow School of Art in 1969 he has lived and worked on the West coast of Scotland. Painting in both oil and acrylic, he is famed for his powerful still-lifes and much renowned en-plein air landscape and harbour paintings. His work is always filled with vibrant colour, expressive handling of paint and plenty of bravura. Inspiration comes from the ever-changing light and its effects on everyday objects.
Gives the frame its character and provides the perfect setting for an artwork to be fully enjoyed.
Protects the artwork from dust and wilting so that it can be admired for many years.
Adds depth to an image and works with the moulding to enhance and protect the artwork.
Bonds to the artwork ensuring it is perfectly smooth and holds the whole frame together.
The artwork is carefully mounted in preparation for framing.