"...I love colour and line and the way it sings
Barbara studied at St Albans, Falmouth and Chelsea Schools
of Art. She worked in many fields; painting, lithography,
construction, performance and enamelling on copper.
She has travelled and lived in Canada, Latin America and
Hawaii for many years teaching, painting, sign writing and
designing. Since returning to England she has designed and taught.
She now runs an engineering/metal finishing firm.
As a member of 5WAP she has exhibited with them in London.
In 1998 she exhibited in the Covent Garden Music Festival and at
the Heifer Gallery in Islington and the Red Gallery in Marlow. She
is a member of Bucks Visual Arts group and exhibits through them
in the Bucks Art Week open studios. She has exhibited and sold
work in Canada, USA, Mexico, Belize and England.
Her painting is figurative, painterly and about colour
influenced by Bonnard, Bacon, Buber, Beethoven, stories, family,
friends, cows, clowns, theatre and W B Yeats. There is a range of
greeting cards of her pictures.