Kim Sears

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Kim Sears is a British artist by profession. Kim Sears is famous for being the wife of British professional tennis player Andy Murray.

Early Life

Kim Sears came to this world on December 10, 1987. She is 34 years old as of now and her sun sign is Libra. She is from Barcombe, East Sussex, England. Her parents are Nigel Sears (father) and Leonore Sears (mother).

Her father Nigel is a tennis coach. Similarly, her brother Scott Sears started his career as a junior tennis player but failed to make a mark.

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Caption: Kim Sears while watching games. Source: Marie

Kim Sears – Education

Moreover, Kim attended ‘Burgess Hill School’ and studied art for most of her school years. She scored an ‘A’ in music, drama, and art on her A-levels. Then, she attended Sussex University and majored in English literature. Similarly, while studying, she also worked at a shop in Brighton to support her finances.

Kim Sears – Career and Professional Life

Following her graduation, this personality struggled for about 2 years to find a suitable job due to the recession at that time. Initially, she concentrated on retail-sector jobs. However, later, she realized that her true forte lay in the arts. Moreover, this person is a perfect example of a combination of an artistic mind and a caring heart.

Therefore, her art reflects her love for animals, especially dogs. Also, she trades her paintings. Likewise, this personality is known for her animal portraits. Kim mostly paints pictures of her family pets, including her own two dogs. She creates still-life portraits and paints portraits of people, too. Moreover, she owns a website where she blogs and showcases and promotes her artwork.

Further, she also posts her paintings on her Instagram account, ‘@brushesandpaws.’ Some of her notable artworks are ‘Monty,’ ‘Stroppy Cow,’ and a 4-foot-wide portrait of a young Hungarian Vizsla. Moreover, her last work was a wedding present. This personality has created a 6-foot-by-4-foot painting of her two Border Terriers, namely, Maggie Mayhem and Rusty Rascal. Moreover, Maggie was gifted to her on her 21st birthday by her then-boyfriend, Andy Murray.

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Caption: Kim Sears carrying her own painting. Source: Instagram

More about her career

Likewise, in the year 2012, she went to the ‘Royal Academy’ to attend a David Hockney exhibition named ‘A Bigger Picture.’ Kim was inspired to see the paintings drawn on an iPad. She loved the beautiful amalgamation of art and technology and decided to experiment with the technique. Then, she drew a portrait of a spaniel, which marked her first digitally created artwork. Moreover, she usually turns photographs clicked by her into portraits.

This personality has authored a book titled ‘How to Look after Your Humans: A Dog’s Guide.’ Moreover, the book is heavily inspired by her own experiences with Maggie. Kim wishes to write more books on the well-being of animals. In the year 2014, she participated in a marathon and raised £13,251.53 for ‘Malaria No More,’ a non-profit organization that works to end the hazardous disease malaria.

Furthermore, apart from focusing on her artwork, Kim is also working on her animal-rehabilitation plans. This personality has contributed a lot to the well-being of animals and is now regarded as one of the best pet therapists of her time.

Kim Sears – Brand Endorsements

This personality has done different kinds of brand endorsements or advertisements. Some of her recent endorsements are French Sole (@frenchsole) and Nicole | Surrey Cake Maker (@afternooncrumbs). Her husband has done many brand endorsements and advertisements.

Net Worth

This personality might earn a good amount of money through her profession as an artist. Therefore, her net worth is around $50 million.

Personal Life

Kim is married to popular tennis player Andy Murray. This lady was just 17 when she first met Andy at the ‘US Summer Open’ in New York in August 2005. They were introduced to each other by Kim’s father. The two got married on April 11, 2015, at the ‘Dunblane Cathedral.’ Moreover, the wedding was followed by a reception held at Andy’s ‘Cromlix House’ hotel.

Her full name became Kim Sears Murray after her marriage. Kim and her husband are blessed with two lovely daughters and one son. They have daughters Sophia Olivia Murray (b. February 7, 2016) and Edie (b. October 2017), and a son, Teddy Barron Murray (b. November 2019).

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Caption: Kim Sears and Andy’s wedding picture. Source: The Sun

Body Measurements

This lady has a lean and slim body figure. Kim has a good height measuring 5 feet 7 inches. And, she weighs around 63 kilos. Similarly, she has a pretty pair of blue eyes and blonde hair. Besides this, Kim has not provided any other measurements of her body.

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Caption: Kim Sears’ picture. Source: Popsugar

Social Media

She goes under the Instagram username ‘@brushesandpaws’ and has earned over 6K followers. Her Facebook account has gained over 7K followers.