lesley blackburn

I am full time professional artist working from my own purpose built studio in Walton on Thames . I trained in fine art in 1979 at Winchester School of Art . In the early years l sold work privately and trained as a nurse and midwife.l have sold over 500 works since turning professional in 2009 having my first exhibition in Malvern Theatres Worcestershire .My style varies from impressionistic sescapes,floral work and abstract expressionism.My key signature theme is texture working with a palette knife.l tend favour working in oils on fine linen but also use acrylics and other meduims such gels,resin and inks