(Charles) William Aikman GARFIT

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1944-10-09
Education Bradfield Coll, Cambridge Sch of Art, Byam Shaw Sch of Art (scholar, Dip ILEA Cert), Royal Acad Sch of Art (Dip)
Books & Publications Publications Conservation, Development and Management of Gravel Pits for Sports and Conservation (paper, 1983), Will's Shoot (book, 1993), Will's Shoot Revisited (2005), Will's Shooting Ways (2009), Will's Pigeon Shooting (2012); illustrator of over 30 country sporting, shooting and conservation books and magazines
Recreations wood pigeon and game shooting, game and conservation management, botany, ornithology
Clubs N/A
Style William Garfit, Esq
Career artist specialising in river and water landscapes; work mostly by private commission since 1994 (incl commissions in UK, Iceland, Russia, USA, Brazil, France and Austria); monthly contrib Shooting Gazette 1995-; memb: Game Shooting Ctee BASC 1991-2002, Conservation Ctee Countryside Alliance 1998-2000, Judge Ctee Purdey Award 2002-; RBA 1976; Solo Exhibitions incl: Waterhouse Gall London 1970, 1972 and 1974, Mall Galls London 1976, Stacey Marks Gall Eastbourne 1978, Tryon Gall London 1981, 1983, 1985, 1988, 1991 and 2009, Holland & Holland London 1994; Awards Laurent Perrier Award for Wild Game and Conservation Mgmnt 1988; selected for inclusion in: Shooting Times First XI Game Shots 1990, Sporting Gun Top 10 Pigeon Shots 1998, Shooting Gazette - Britain's Top Shots 1999, The Field - The 50 Best Shots 2002, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013, The Super XV Woodpigeon Shots Fieldsports magazine 2014; European 12 Bore Hammer Gun Champion 2001
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Debrett's notebooks

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