East Sussex, United Kingdom
Artist and Author Francis Johnston was born in County Down, Northern Ireland. Now based in Brighton on the south coast of England, he was previously resident in Andorra and Spain.
Francis created and authored the SkiSpots travel guidebooks series, published by Thomas Cook, and is a contributing author to the Ski Atlas of the World, published by New Holland.
Early training as a draughtsman is evident in his meticulous cartographic artworks and he is currently creating detailed street-level maps of every ski resort village in the Tarentaise Valley, France, for Vol.1 of a new publication titled 'The SkiRide Atlas'; he also specialises in figure-ground and figurative life-study paintings.