Patricia was influenced by Bruce Barnden, Art Master at school, then by Lesley Cole, Head of Painting at the The Central School of Art and lastly by the French Impressionists.
Working in oils and latterly pastels, producing still lifes, landscapes and nudes of scenes that range from Twickenham to St.Tropez, Patricia's resulting work reflects the vibrant colours and brilliant light of the South of France.
"I paint because it's there. I look at a scene, building, still life or whatever and see the patterns, rhythms and colours.
I try and reflect this in the vivid beauty and passionate colours of the Cote D'Azure. The ebullient blushes of colour shapes of a still life, the raw colour rhythms and emotions of New...