Farewell Fly Bye

"Farewell Fly Bye"  47 x 57 cm    Etching & Aquatint  a personal illustration of 2019 including
the Peoples
March,  local politics,  family friends,  performers, the artist wearing contractor's
hi vis wear,
and fictional characters from earlier work. For information please click on image.

withdrawal bill house of lords

House of Lords debate European Withdrawal Bill 19th October  2019


"Parade"  Etching & Aquatint   40 x 50 cm   

National Open Print Exhibition 2018 Bankside Gallery London

 new york22

"The Case for Drawing" conference drawing New York.

for more examples please click :-

drawings of conferences page

Drawing, Printmaking, Documentary drawing.
To arrange a personal studio visit at any time during the year please contact :-
The Hollies Studio, 07887 525050
enquiries julia@juliamidgley.co.uk

The Hollies Studio, School Lane, Hartford CW8 1PG 

Open Studio events usually take place twice yearly. Dates are announced a few weeks beforehand on this site and on Instagram, Facebook - @midgleyjulia

We will be following government guidelines for shops. Visitors indoors at any one time are limited to 6.  We have a covered outdoor waiting area where hand sanitising stations, masks, and a signing in book together with the track and trace QR code will be available.

Complimentary gloves and masks available 

Naturally we hope anyone experiencing Covid symtons recovers swiftly but please help us to stay safe by not attending.


Commissions are regularly undertaken for reportage, printmaking, or any bespoke project, please email (see above).

Individual and group tutorials are delivered on Zoom or in the studio, please get in touch for further information.

High quality signed archival reproductions of all drawings and landscapes can be ordered from the studio whilst reproductions of landscapes and horse drawings can also be viewed here:
Looks Good on the Wall

seated courtside at 2019 Davis Cup meeting in Madrird I made drawings of players in action. A selection can be seen here on the documentary page 

Documentary drawing

For reportage projects click the documentary link below
Drawings of conferences click Conference drawings page


2020 - 2021 Art in the Park, Kirkby Gallery and Knowsley Safari Park
2018 - 2019 Drawing construction of new Royal Watercolour Society premises Central London
2017 - 2018 Resident Artist to LJMU Roscoe 
Lecture series
2012 - 2015
War Art & Surgery
2000 - 2002 Blackpool Pleasure Beach
2000 - 2001 Granada Television

Visit the Printmaking page to see original prints, etchings, aquatints, limited editions and award winning 

Click below for Personal, Documentary, Horses, Amphitheatre, and DLA Piper pages.

1993 & 2000  
Laing Landscape Awards (Manchester)                     
    The Rainford Trust Prize ( painting ) 
1995     The Gainsborough's House Prize ( printmaking) 
2007     Coast National competition and exhibition ( painting ) 

2009     Printmaking Today Prize - R.E. Annual, Bankside Gallery,                 London                   
2015     Shortlisted - Ruskin Drawing Prize  ( War Art & Surgery )

2016     Shortlisted - Derwent Drawing Prize  
            (Equine Skeleton drawing )

Professional Memberships:-
Fellow The Royal Society of Painter Printmakers, 
Fellow The Royal Watercolour Society,  R.W.S.
Reader in Documentary Drawing, Liverpool School Art & Design, Liverpool
John Moores University ( ret'd 2013). 
Member Reportager
Affiliate member Medical Artists Association
Member & past Vice President of the Manchester Academy of Fine Arts

julia@juliamidgley.co.uk.   @midgleyjulia
07887 525050


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for giclee reproductions of artworks
Looks Good on the Wall

for small works

for the Derwent Art Prize

for Royal Watercolour Society



War Art & Surgery


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huntsman + magnet
t.amphino.48 dla desk
Drawings of Horses Documentary Printmaking Chester Roman Amphitheatre DLA Piper Residency