Artful Angler

About us

Robert Kavanagh

Artist, writer and Angler

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Rob, from Stroud, has been drawing caricatures and cartoons since he was old enough to pick up a pencil. His talent mainly being noticed following pictures he drew of his Dad and mates during walking trips in France and Himilayas. Rob has always been a very keen Angler and spends most of his fishing time at Canals, Rivers, Lakes and Gravel Pits in South West England. Rob is always looking to improve on personal bests and has had some successes over the past season. These include a Common Carp of 15lb, an 8lb Barbel, 11lb Bream but have have never seen him as proud as when he smashed his personal best Chub with an 7lb 2oz river Wye beauty.

Nickname: Minty

Favourite Fishing Venue: The Copse, River Frome.

Favourite Fish: Carp

Matthew Parker

Web Developer and Angler

Matt is Robs cousin and Angling companion. Matt has been fishing all his his life and enjoys various freshwater and sea fishing venues in particular Tewkesbury Weir on the River Severn and Lyme Regis Harbour, Dorset. Matt has been lucky enough to sample some excellent fishing from all over the world from the Caribbean to New Zealand and now lives in Sydney Australia working in web development. His best fish to date would be a lengthy battle with a 45lb Sailfish off Phi Phi, Thailand.

Nickname: Scooter

Favourite Fishing Venue: Tewkesbury Weir, River Severn.

Favourite Fish: Chub

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