Gibsons Grandad's Workshop Jigsaw Puzzle (1000 Pieces)
Grandad's Workshop by Michael Herring is a high quality 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle by Gibsons.Completed puzzle size: 48 x 68cmIn Michael Herring's last painting to be published by Gibsons, he beautifully portrays a young girl and her grandfather adding the finishing touches to a doll's house in what some would call organised chaos. Old tins of paint, rusty screws and nails, bottles of varnish and pots of dried up putty surround the two of them. With its special smells, wood shavings and cobwebs, this workshop is Grandad's haven.As with all Gibsons jigsaws, the carefully illustrated pieces are made from the highest quality 100% recycled board and are therefore a pleasure to work with again and again.Michael Herring, born in 1944 in Hertforshire, moved to Norfolk in 2001. He spent the majority of his time in his younger life on his grandparents' farm, meaning he developed an enduring love of the English countryside. Michael's painting recapture the traditional values of rural England. His paintings combine atmosphere and detailed observation with a mastery of oil-painting. He works from sketches, photographs and the memories of his childhood. In 1985, Michael began to paint professionally. He sadly passed away in 2010.