Richard Blunt


Artist Richard Blunt was born in Stourbridge in the West Midlands, he had a happy but pretty average childhood for a kid growing up in the eighties. His favourite place to be was outside. If he was ever inside he loved to be creative, especially with art but later on playing guitar and music.
Straight from school he went to art college to study 3D design, and although he enjoyed the course, as with many teens he was easily distracted. He soon began to lose his way and eventually dropped out of art college early. The next few years went from bad to worse, so much so that despite persistence from his family he entered
his twenties in a strange town, homeless, friendless and his only possessions could be carried in the pockets of his coat. He hadn’t picked up a paintbrush or guitar for years, but it was at ...  more...