Chess Heward is a self-employed artist currently based in Salisbury. She studied English Literature at the University of Exeter returning to complete her Masters in Creative Writing in 2016. She has since worked in marketing and is now a freelance artist and illustrator.
Her work ranges from commissioned portraits and landscape paintings to book design and illustration. Her collection of work is constantly developing and adapting with a variety of styles: abstract, realist, colourful, and monochromatic.