Artist - Wendy Jelbert

Wendy's CV - pdf format - click here

Wendy is a member of the 'Society of Women Artists', the 'Society of Floral Painters' and the 'St Ives Society of Artists'. She studied art in Southampton and has exhibited in many prestigious galleries including the 'Mall Gallery' in London, the 'Westminster Gallery' in London, the 'First Floor Gallery' in Romsey, and the 'John Bourne Gallery' in Reigate, Surrey.

Wendy has written 18 art books and has been featured in 7 art videos, all of which give valuable lessons in how to paint in a variety of media. She also writes articles for the 'Leisure Painter' magaine. As well as this, Wendy has designed two watercolour brushes which have proved very popular.

Wendy has taught for over 30 years and is a tutor for residential courses at various locations including 'West Dean' in Sussex, 'Urchfont Manor' near Devizes, 'Dedham Hall' in Essex and the 'W.I. Denman College' at Marcham near Oxford.

Wendy was an accredited art demonstrator for 'Caran D'Ache', 'Swan Studio', 'Liquitex', 'Rowney' and 'Windsor and Newton'.

She has won many prizes throughout her career. These include 'Best Exhibit' at the S.W.A. in London in 1998, 'Best Exhibit' at the Bursledon Art Exhibition in 1999, 'Best Exhibit' at the Wessex Gallery in 1999 and 'Best Exhibit' at the Lee Gallery in Romsey in 2000.

Wendy has two daughters, Rebecca and Rosalind who are following in their mother's footsteps, and a multitude of young grandchildren who also love to 'express themselves' in paint!