SCA Artist of the Month - Paul Daley
“I LOVE TO DRAW” - a pastime becomes a passion
Paul Daley can trace his interest in art back to his childhood growing up in Newcastle.
“As a child growing up there were 3 things to do - (i) you watched something on TV; (ii) then you acted it out or if the weather was bad (iii) you drew it. I loved to draw things and I have kept that interest going.”
Paul’s family moved to Crosby when he was 11, but looking for employment after leaving school, he was obliged to look farther afield than staying in the North West.
“Although I lived in Southport for over a year I eventually ‘up stick’s to London in the 1980’s to begin work for a Film Transport company.”
Paul worked on some major films including “Dance with a Stranger” (1985), starring Southport actress Miranda Richardson, and two Bob Hoskins’ movies, “Mona Lisa” (1986) and “Prayer for the Dying” (1987).
In 2002 to mark the 50th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II, Paul celebrated the event with his wate
1st - 29th February at SCA/ArtHouse, 65 Eastbank Street, Southport (Tues thro Fri 10.00 – 15.00 and Sat 11.00 – 16.00). Free Admission.
65 Eastbank Street
Southport Lancashire PR8 1EJ
Sat 1 Feb 2020 to Sat 29 Feb 2020