Amanda Hoskin was born and grew up in Cornwall. She studied at Falmouth and Chelsea Colleges of Art and Cornwall College. A move to the West Country in the early 1990’s prompted an interest and passion for painting Landscapes and Seascapes. Hoskin focuses her interest on painting skies and coastal landscapes paying, close attention to detail of light particularly when it falls on open water. Amanda specialises in painting Cornish landscapes and seaside views due to her great love and understanding of this natural environment.