The Artists Centre was founded by Lorna Markillie and her late husband Patrick Collinge . Originally providing an online showcase combining both their art and photography. It has since grown to provide a comprehensive venue of imagery. The Artists Centre now provides a showcase and marketplace for all artists and photographers .
About the founders
Patrick Collinge was a renowned sailing and travel photographer. His nautical and activity images over many have been a major contribution towards a number of award winning travel brochures for the sailing holiday company Sunsail. He was also great at portraiture with his wonderful ability in capturing the personality of the subject by using effective lighting, backdrops, and poses and, of course, using his own unique personality to make his subjects at ease.
Lorna Markillie has been also a photographer years She has been and continues to go to some very interesting places, like Novosibirsk, Siberia. Lorna also adds her unique images and artwork to The Artists Centre, LornaMarkillieArt and Sunpix collections.