"The most popular living artist in the UK" BBC TV National News
Doug Hyde, an artist who began by painting for family and friends, rapidly rose to become the UK's best-selling published artist by 2005. Celebrating a decade of success in 2014, his journey from obscurity to the pinnacle of popularity included features in six books and collectors like Roy Hodgson, Rory McIlroy, and Emily Blunt. His influence extended globally, showcased on television, and marked by significant charitable contributions. Despite his achievements, Doug maintains a down-to-earth approach, continuing to create art inspired by loved ones and his zest for life.