Christopher Noulton's enigmatic paintings feature everyday scenes of both urban and country life but with a retrospective twist. He paints with a strong nostalgic feel for the pas Bypassing the traditional route of art college, he left school at seventeen and started working in a commercial art studio. Whilst there he worked on many Top Ten album and single cover artworks for major bands like The Police, The Cure, and Roxy Music. He then went on to have a twenty year career in film and television as a special effects model maker, production designer, writer, producer, and director. Seeking more artistic freedom, he decided to leave the film industry and return to his love of painting. Although his style has been compared to the classic Ladybird book illustrations, his narratives are darker.