About the Artists
Russell E. Cleversley – Fine art digital artist
Russell, “The Pixel Artisan”, is a digital artist with a deep passion for details and realism. After decades as a traditional artist, he found that it was possible to push these passions to an extreme level using digital medium. His art intentionally reflects the intimate qualities of traditional fine art. Russell does not use imported images or photos for his paintings. Each painting is an original that has been created through his imagination, memories and life experiences. For some of the more intricate elements he may use a visual reference for perspective and specific details. All of his paintings are created with the spectacular capabilities of Photoshop CS. Russell requires 40 to 70 hours to complete paintings that can measure up to 8 feet wide or tall. His intricate paintings have gained acceptance as true fine art and have been honored with multiple awards.