Christina Pierce - Cricket Artist
Acclaimed cricket artist, Christina Pierce, spent her childhood in Cornwall where her love of the game grew from her cricket coach father. She graduated from Central School of Art, London, and has exhibited extensively in the UK and abroad.
Her paintings hang on the walls of both county cricket and England players as well as businesses and private collectors and her shows include the Royal Academy of Art, Lords and Brit Oval. Her most recent commission is a portrait of England captain Andrew Strauss.
The ART OF CRICKET YEARBOOK AND DESK DIARY was replaced in 2011 with the ART OF CRICKET CALENDAR.
The ART OF CRICKET Calendar
A CD sized, glossy, page a month calendar with oil paintings by Christina Pierce, photographs by Christopher Bishop and a foreword by England captain, Andrew Strauss.
The front cover is a painting of Andrew Strauss celebrating his 100 runs against the Aussies in the famous 2005 Ashes series, done for his benefit last year.