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MARION WILCOCKS SGFA, AFAS

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At Torpoint

Ready to Roll

At Polperro

Marion has drawn and painted all her life. Her observation of people, places and objects drives all her work, using pencils and pastels, watercolour and oils. She very much enjoys her membership of the Group for the companionship and opportunity of marine subjects that the outings afford.

Her work is usually signed ’tid’ - a family nickname from childhood.
Originally training at Cardiff College of Art (long ago when the practice of drawing, perspective, anatomy and composition were considered essential) Marion has studied also at the Sir John Cass School of Art, the Prince’s Drawing Studio and the Slade summer school, all in London. Over twenty years’ working life in the City gave her a close connection with Lloyd’s of London, where she exhibits annually with the Lloyd’s Art Group, as well as showing throughout the year at a nearby wine bar.

She exhibits successfully in local and London galleries, in open exhibitions at the Mall Galleries, regularly with the Llewellyn Alexander Gallery and the Chelsea Art Society, and has held solo exhibitions in UK and Australia. Marion is an exhibiting member of the Society of Graphic Fine Art and of the Armed Forces Art Society and works with many societies in Surrey. She gives demonstrations and workshops with local groups and opens her studio to visitors each year within the Surrey Artists Open Studios scheme (details at www.surreyopenstudios.org.uk  ).
 

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