Emily Ward is a professional artist based in Tyne & Wear. Emily has painted murals, commissions and artwork for many large charities in the North East, as well as personal portraits for almost 100 families around the world. Emily has achieved BA(Hons) in Art and has taught art in the community for over 25 years. She rediscovered painting herself after being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2010. Emily works with a range of materials, from watercolours and pastels to acrylic and charcoal, on both canvas and paper. Emily’s philosophy is to create affordable, beautiful and unique art.