in Chelmsford in the 1940’s - Del Pring is now a prominent East
Anglian marine artist, painting mainly in oil and acrylic. He
first exhibited at the Exhibition of British Art, Ausstellung in 1983
and his painting The cement barge was accepted by the RSMA (Royal
Society of Marine Artists) and exhibited in 1988.
was commissioned by the Royal Stationers to paint a set of
Christmas scenes for reproduction as Christmas Cards for a member of
the Royal family. In the 1990’s he was also commissioned to
paint The Brandy Hole and The Ernest & Rose Chapman lifeboat which is
now permanently held at the Brandy Hole yacht club in Hullbridge,
Essex. Dels paintings can be found in many hotels, boardrooms, public
houses and private homes across the UK and are on permanent display at
The Gallery in Moulsham Street, Chelmsford, Essex. You can also view
additional paintings on
The Velvet Mind website.