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Claire Needham MA UKCPS

Scottish born, Fife-based artist, Claire Needham's work is based on a love of drawing and everything portraiture, people, pets and wildlife.

Claire graduated in 2005 with an MA (Hons) Degree in Fine Art from The University of Edinburgh.


A Signature Member of the UK Coloured Pencil Society (UKCPS), her work has been published in International Artist Magazines and books, as well as juried in several high profile exhibitions, including the Scottish Portrait Awards (longlist 2020, 2021, 2022), The RSA Annual Exhibition 2021 and The UKCPS Gala Exhibition 2021 in London. 

Claire's work can be seen permanently in The Spence Gallery in Crieff and Cutting Corners Print and Picture Framing Studio in Dunfermline. Prints and Artisan Giftware are available to purchase at each venue and online.

UKCPS Certificate