Poppy is a London based Painter and Fashion Illustrator, having completed an Illustration BA at London College of Fashion and studied Fashion Design at Central Saint Martin's.
Poppy is represented by SHOWstudio and regularly sketches live from the runway at Fashion Week for various designers and high profile events for London hotels. Her clients include: VOGUE, Selfridges, Tatler, Grazia, YOU Magazine, Stylist, The Berkeley, The Lanesborough and Dukes Hotel.
Painting quickly and intensely using oil paint, inks or watercolour, Poppy is inspired by dream-like emotion, capturing the line and gestures of the body and creating spontaneity of movement. She is drawn to the confidence and simplicity of a line and aims to create a timeless elegance in the woman she portrays. She also captures interiors in the same signature style.
Poppy has exhibited a solo show in Proud Gallery, London and a group exhibition at Oxo Gallery. Her recent ones including ‘Kate Moss’ Iconic Looks’ and ‘Fashion Flora’ and the upcoming exhibition ‘100 Women’ for SHOWstudio . She has collections of artwork selling in London galleries, luxury interior sites, as well as internationally in New York, Milan and Tokyo.
Live Drawing Events
50th Birthday Party at The Lanesborough 22nd September 2018
100th Anniversary - Dukes Hotel 10th September 2018
Selfridges, Birmingham 8-10th June 2018
Karen Tran Events at The Lanesborough 28th March 2018
Selfridges, Oxford Street. 16-18th February 2018
LastMinute.com. December 2017
Favotell, Mortons Club, Mayfair. July 2017
Stylist Magazine, Business Design Centre. October 2016
PROUD Gallery, The Strand Gallery, 'Elegance in Motion' 2015
OXO Gallery, 'Connecting Lines', London 2016
Fashion Illustration Gallery Art Fair (The Shop at Bluebird, Chelsea, London) 2016
Fashion Illustration Gallery Art Fair no.2 (The Shop at Bluebird, Chelsea, London) 2017