Jean Canter painted meticulously
detailed landscape pictures in a distinctive style. - look at the
dimensions of the examples shown to see that they are relatively small.
The media she typically used were gouache, as in these examples, or
She was born and lived in Epsom, Surrey
and studied at the local School of Art and Wimbledon School of Art. She
became a member of the Society of Graphic Fine Artist (SGFA) in 1977,
was President from 1994-99 and was a prize winner at a number of SGFA
exhibitions. She also exhibited at many other events such as the RWS
Open, RMS, RSMA, ROI, SBA, UA, PS and other occasional shows.
From 1972 she taught classes in
watercolour painting, drawing techniques, gouache and flower painting at
Adult Education courses in her local area. Her work was reproduced in
many "How-to-do-it" art books for Quarto Publishing and in "Back to
Basics" demonstrations in the "Artists and Illustrators" magazine and
she supplied other articles also for the latter. Also contributed to
"The Drawing Class" articles in Painting World from 1999-2001.
Other paintings and drawings by the artist are shown below. She died
suddenly in May 2015.
Contribute More Information
Panvertu is a registered trademark of Roliscon Ltd. Copyright ©
Roliscon Ltd 2003/2017. All rights reserved.