Dermot Cavanagh is the artist, tutor and broadcaster behind the BBC TV series 'Awash With Colour' and creator of the excellent learn to paint website www.learntopaintwithdermotcavanagh.com - During 74 episodes of the TV series Dermot entertained, informed and inspired millions of viewers with a mix of spectacular scenery, and outstanding painting tuition as he taught a host of national and international celebrities to paint the Irish landscape.
Dermot has been a prolific painter all his life, he has had numerous exhibitions of his work and his paintings hang in collectors' homes around the world. He is regularly commissioned to create original pieces of work and particularly likes to focus on paintings depicting his native Irish landscape. Dermot demonstrates to art clubs and societies and holds painting courses throughout Britain. He also organises painting holidays to Ireland and abroad. Dermot is said by Winsor and Newton to be the most credible tutor working in the field of Artist's Water Colour today. Dermot is a published author and has produced many teaching videos. He has appeared on various television and radio programmes around the world and has won many awards and favourable reviews by critics for his work. He is also a regular contributor to Art magazines and publications. Dermot is available for demonstrations and workshops across the country.