About this picture
Fitting the propeller
An evocative shipyard scene from this well-known North East artist, who has exhibited widely in the region.
oil on board
Image size: 23 cm x 18 cm
About the artist
Tom DACK (b. 1933)
Marine, aeronautical and landscape painter
Tom Dack was born in Newcastle and attended the city’s College of Art and Industrial Design before starting a career in advertising agencies and commercial art studios as an illustrator and designer. Has exhibited extensively throughout Northumbria.
Exhibition of Tom’s work have been held at Darlington Art Gallery; Bede Museum in Jarrow; Sally Port Gallery, Berwick Upon Tweed; DLI Museum and Art Gallery, Durham; and elsewhere. Lives in Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear.