Professional portrait artist, Lee Howard Gobbi works in oils, pastels and graphite.
Originally from Bradford, Yorkshire, England, Lee Howard Gobbi has worked as a professional Illustrator for Packaging, Publications, Marketing and Editorial Illustration and Magazine Cover Illustration. He has been an award-winning Creative Director for four global packaging and promotion firms working on major brands such as American Express, IBM, Pepsi, House of Seagram, International Playtex, Whole Foods, Office Depot, Unilever and M&M Mars. As well as global clients; Aeon Japan, Globus Germany and MassMart South Africa. Lee designed the Corporate logo for Business Express Commuter Airlines, a division of Delta.
Lee attended the Illustrators Workshop in Connecticut, USA, with a painting featured in the Neenah Paper Calendar, celebrating the history of St. Maarten NA. His art was also featured in a calendar for October in their 'Seasons' publication. Lee taught art at Bridgeport University and has lectured on Fine and Commercial art in the US and South America.
He currently is a Professional Portrait Artist and a member of three National Art Leagues in the USA. He lives and works in Connecticut.
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