Linda H. Matthews
Norfolk, United Kingdom
Working as a full time professional artist and tutor for over 17 years Linda divides her time between Norfolk England and her house in L'Herault France.
For 17 years she had a studio /gallery in Norfolk, the last one being 2007-2016 at Ludham Bridge in the Norfolk Broads
Inspired by everything around her, preferring the freedom of painting from life, en plein air in the countryside, at home & abroad.
Founder of the UK’s first 4 day Plein Air Painting Festival “A Brush with the Broads”, her philosophy is "Wherever you look there is inspiration”.
Linda's work is in private & corporate collections worldwide, and has been selected for exhibition at the Designer & Artists Copyright Society.
In 2016 one of 90 artists selected to paint at Windsor Castle for Her Majesty the Queen’s 90th birthday, Linda’s painting “Cornets & Bayonets” was awarded second place.
A qualified tutor, Linda writes for Leisure Painter & has led courses for Artist & Illustrator Magazine, she is a Professional Associate of the Society of all Artist’s.
As well as her own workshops & holidays Linda is an associate tutor for the Field Studies Council, teaches on cruise ships and works with other private painting holiday providers. She has appeared in local & national press as well as on Radio & Television.………..
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