Derek Shapiro

Derek Shapiro was born in Staffordshire and remains Staffordshire-based painter who covers a phenomenal range of subjects. His website at contains images of landscapes, animals, winter scenes and maritime – all painted in a traditional realist style.

His paintings of Osmaston are timeless – a bit like the village itself. He refers to it as a great place to go to when he feels stuck to do a painting.

He is based at the Country Gallery in Maer, Staffordshire and sells prints (including one of the Osmaston Cottage picture) and takes commissions through the Gallery and his website above

"Osmaston Cottage" by Derek Shapiro

“Osmaston Cottage” by Derek Shapiro

"Thatched Cottages - Osmaston" by Derek Shapiro

“Thatched Cottages – Osmaston” by Derek Shapiro


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