offers for sale pet portraits and creature cartoons (paintings,
wooden and porcelain gifts) by Liz Hague.
and ‘crafts’ from her home in the Peak District, Derbyshire.
She has a passion for all creatures great and small and currently
shares her home and gardens with 5 ex-stray cats, 6 rescue ducks,
4 rescue rabbits, 5 pet sheep, and a budgie.
that Liz is not a rescue centre: excellent help and advice can be
got from Ashbourne Animal Welfare (The Ark: 01335 300494) and The
British Wildlife Rescue Centre (Amerton: 01889 271242).
aim is to capture the beauty of animals through detailed drawings
and paintings, and caricature the spirit of these creatures through
quirky cartoon characters. Each work is a one-off because each is
hand painted: this includes her craft items.
objective is to make the customer happy through her unique paintings
and drawings whilst making a fair wage and paying her taxes (the
business is registered with HMRC).
Liz also gets
involved in community and charity projects. She has painted pantomime
scenery for Youlgrave pantomime for 5 years and on Easter Sunday
did some face painting for the charity Macmillan at Haddon Hall.
Examples of her face painting
can be found on this site.