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26 – Learn to Fly Here
Artist: Denise McCoid The Crafty Den Illustrates
Sponsor: Smailes Goldie Group
Location: Regent’s Court, Princess Street, HU2 8BA
About the Design:
The 1930s saw a heavy promotion of air travel, and posters advertising flying schools were a common sight. This moth is based on these posters, providing an atmospheric look into the times using a complimentary blend of painting techniques and bold colours overlapping the natural palettes of the sky in the background.
About the Artist:
Denise is a published illustrator who specialises in 3D art, murals and puppet making. She also organises exhibitions and events.
About the Sponsor:
Smailes Goldie is a leading firm of chartered accountants, auditors, tax and business advisors based in Hull, East Yorkshire and Barton-upon-Humber, North Lincolnshire. The firm comprises seven partners and over 100 staff, whose collective experience allows individuals, start-up and established businesses, charities and academies to benefit from quality advice across the whole range of business advisory services.