After being awarded the Erasmus Scholarship which enabled him to travel and work in Italy, TomFlint attended the Slade School, London, where he graduated with an MA in fine art. In 1998 he was runner-up in the Hunting Prizes Young Artists of the Year. His works are in several private collections in the UK and the United States. Peter Stanyer graduated in fine art at London's Royal College of Art. He has had numerous exhibitions of his paintings both in the UK and abroad, and is joint author of A Foundation Course in Drawing. As a teacher he has devised and developed highly successful courses at the Chelsea College of Art and London's City Lit.