John Alford

John Alford

Born in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, in 1929 John Alford attended Reading School, he later attended Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts, 1949 - 53, then painted in Paris for 18 months. Back in England he taught part-time, then during National Service was made a sergeant in charge of the artistic division of Army School of Education. After demobilisation, he joined the art department of Shrewsbury School, becoming director of art, retiring after 30 years in 1989.

John Alford - Homage to Francis Chichester

Homage to Francis Chichester

Oil on board


John Alford - Rinsey Beach

Rinsey Beach

Oil on board


John Alford - Breaking Wave

Breaking Wave

Oil on board


John Alford - The Britannia at Falmouth

The Britannia at Falmouth

Oil on board


Beside The WaveBeside The Wave

8-10 Arwenack Street, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 3JA8-10 Arwenack Street, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 3JA

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