About the artist, Stuart Norman and his art

About Stuart Norman

Stuart was born in 1960, childhood in Fife, with the great Will Maclean as his school art teacher. Swithered and declined Art College entry to study Dentistry.

Finally ‘came back’ to painting in 2011 on joining Smailholm Art Group  now with Anthony Cawthorne’s guidance and tuition. He has exhibited at the Borders Art Fair, Smailholm village exhibitions and Allanbank Arts Open Exhibition. He was short listed in the RBS “views of Edinburgh” competition in 2016.

Stuart paints in acrylics, oils,  pastels and watercolours and he currently attending a year long Landscape painting course at Leith School of Art

He lives in Kelso with his wife.

He still does teeth.


Everybody has a story and everybody sees scenes from other peoples’ stories…I want my pictures to capture that instant – that pivotal moment…