Visit Studio by Appointment

You can now come and have your portrait drawn in pastels in 15-20 minutes or simply look at original works in Paul Houlton’s Hove Studio at 6 Hove Place BN3 2RG. To book an appointment call 01273 733666 or email: To see Paul’s portraits from life and commissions from photographs click the link:

Portrait of the Portrait Artist as a Young Man

Its not often that an artist is able to mount an exhibition drawn from a lifetime of work, but local artist Paul Houlton has a studio full of paintings that are only now seeing the light of day for the first time in a new exhibition during this year’s Artists Open Houses in Brighton andContinue reading “Portrait of the Portrait Artist as a Young Man”

New – Ukrainian Girl Greeting Card

I have made a new greeting card from a portrait of a Ukrainian Girl I drew in Brighton in 2014 – I remember her looking a little anxious and I asked her if she was OK, thinking that maybe she was feeling a bit nervous at sitting for her portrait: “No” – she replied –Continue reading “New – Ukrainian Girl Greeting Card”