Elected associate in 1898 and full member of the RCA in 1903.
Tom Clough was born on the 12 July 1867 in Bolton Lancashire. It is said that he spent his first sixpence on paints. He trained as a printer, but took up painting full time c.1899. worked at first in the Conwy Valley, but also painted in Devon, Cornwall, Brittany and in Italy on three occasions. Lived in Bettws-Y-Coed and died on the third of February 1943.
(credit to Roy Thwaites)