Original Oil on Board
Born in 1985 Ben lived in Peterborough most of his civilian life. He joined the Army at 16 and served in29 Commando Regiment as a Bombardier. Then he became a builder and carpenter.
In February 2017 on a trip to the Lake District, Ben could not afford a painting he loved in a local gallery, so decided on his return, to paint one for himself. this sparked a passion and a desire to paint. Being self-taught, and now venturing into art full time, he is greatly appreciative of his supportive family.
Ben is going to embrace this new chapter of his life with much excitement and enthusiasm