Born in Portsmouth in 1963 Colin Baxter now lives and works in Lee on Solent. He is a professional self taught artist working mainly in watercolours. His detailed work is the result of many hours of research and knowledge of old working craft. He specialises on Square Riggers, J-Class Yachts, Royal Yachts, Portsmouth Harbour and Lighthouses. He has had many exhibitions in England, Germany and Belgium and exhibited at the Watercolour and Drawings Fair and the Kensington Fine Art Fair.