The Artist's Journey a Sketchbook of Cornwall
For every solo show Amanda produces at least one sketchbook, they are a precious visual diary which she uses to capture special moments and days spent painting in the landscape. In this Beautifully bound, paperback book , Amanda shares sketches, paintings and annotations during her creative journey, giving you an insight into her colourful world. Signed copies are available to buy from select galleries Click here to purchase.
PUBLICATIONS and ARTICLES
Produced by Beside the Wave and published to coincide with the solo show "Landscape Stories."
This book boasts a selection of work from Amanda's sketchbooks and oil paintings that featured in the show. The exhibition showcased work from around Cornwall. Quiet evening sunsets, silent river stillness, beautiful light across the bay, images framed with the glories of Cornish hedgerows, overflowing with wild flowers.
JOURNEY OF THE RIVER FAL sketchbook 2014
A full colour 106 page hardback book of Amanda's work. The book includes reproductions from a collection of paintings that arose from sketchbook work for the solo show, ' Journey of the River Fal,' at Beside the Wave Gallery. The Journey of the River visits Trelissick, the Carrick Roads, Mylor, St Just, Falmouth, St Mawes, out into Falmouth Bay and the horizon.
A Picture of Cornwall By Ray Balkwill
Presenting the reader with a fascinating glimpse into the artist's own personal and physical relationship with Cornwall, 'A Picture of Cornwall,' brings together for the first time, some of it's most celebrated contemporary artists. Between them they encompass a wide variety of subjects, styles and media as well as working methods. Complimenting the paintings the author provides a fascinating commentary, which also includes musings and extracts from poets and writers associated with the county.
This lavishly illustrated book features 130 paintings, many of which have been reproduced for the first time. All who are passionate about the Cornish landscape will treasure this handsome volume.
This book, featuring Amanda's work, is a celebration
of the character and spirit of a unique landscape in
words and pictures..
Artists & Illustrators magazine is a long established publication that provides inspiration and practical advice to artists of all abilities.
Published monthly, every issue contains step-by-step demonstrations, practical features, interviews with leading artists, and art material tests and reviews.
Amanda was approached for the cover article of the April 2008 issue and a six page spread that comprised of her works and inspiration.
Artists & Illustrators magazine
capturing the coast
Artist on Board with Coast Magazine
Coast is the sister title to Country Living magazine and exclusively offers the ultimate guide to our wonderful coastline of the British Isles. In 2007 Amanda was featured in this magazine, she explains how her love of sailing and the time spent as a sailing instructor inspired her and worked as a catalyst for the direction her paintings were to take.
Artists & Illustrators
magazine August 2016
In an interview with Artists and Illustrators magazine, Amanda explains how she uses her sketchbook ideas as a visual diary to inspire her coastal and landscape paintings.
magazine summer 2016
Inspired by the ever changing Cornish landscape, Amanda hoskin captures a beautiful Cornish scene and demonstrates how she paints it from start to finish in the New Artist magazine.