Lawrence Dyer is a writer and artist
based in Devon, England. Born: Billericay, October 1956.
Raised in rural Essex as a shy and studious child.
He graduated in 1978 with a BA Hons
in Communication Studies from Sheffield Hallam University.
This was followed by a PGCE in education also at Sheffield.
An MPhil in Psychology was then begun but not completed
for family reasons.
Although Lawrence has no formal education
in Art beyond achieving an 'A' level in the subject,
he has continued to study the subject privately, as
well as attending various classes in areas that interest
Writing has also been a big part of
his life. During the 1990's and early 2000's he had
a number of speculative fiction stories published in
magazines and books, culminating in an autobiographical
book being published in 2003. This was based on his
life in a remote stone cottage on the moors of the Peak
Personality, Skills and Experience:
Lawrence Dyer loves rocks, trees, cliffs,
and beauty in whatever form it presents itself.
He collects fossils and beautiful objects,
admires those who put others first, dislikes fakery.
...has worked as a teacher and lecturer,
landscape architect and web designer. He mainly has
skills in spatial and communicative areas, and enjoys
growing mountain plants, archery, speculative fiction,
beach combing, drawing, collecting ceramics, designing
things, planning things, helping people to achieve...
...loves period houses, heather moors,
oak forests, experts and enthusiasts willing to share...
...doesn't think much of big showy blooms,
plastic that masquerades as wood, selfish people...
...regards himself as an explorer of
life and wishes to pass on what he has learned to anyone
interested. What they do with this knowledge is then
up to them.
...lists among his favourite places:
Lyme Regis, The Roaches, Salamanca, Herm, Deia, Kathmandu,
Lawrence Dyer believes that no one has
a monopoly of the truth, that people should be free
to make their own choices in life as well as their own
mistakes. The most important thing in life is to serve
others in whatever capacity one can.
Portraits or Mosaics
to view his artworks and find some for sale. You can
also Commission Your Portrait
What kind of person is Lawrence Dyer?
How does he see his role in the world? What are his
aims in life? How might he possibly help you? You can
find some answers to these questions by reading his
You can discover his background by reading
his short biographical summary.
You can find out how he might be able to help you by
clicking here: Services.