BURNS, Vivienne A

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As Vivienne A Waters, in 2000 she married David Burns [q.v.]. Educated at Bungay Grammar School 1965-1972 obtaining a B.Ed. in Art and Design. Her work has explored many two dimensional techniques in trying to express feelings, she also works in clay becoming fascinated with the shapes and patterns of ammonites. Vivienne travels to India and Bangladesh and paints the ordinary people in villages and cities recording their everyday activities and the way of life in these communities. The resulting images are insightful and moving and demonstrate how Vivienne has engaged with people in their environment using a variety of media including oil and acrylic paint, gouache and mixed media. A member of the Halesworth Gallery Committee and membership secretary for Anglian Potters. In 2000, in the barns at the family farm at Thorington, Suffolk, she opened art classes and for accommodation, a venture in which she was joined by her husband. She donated a work to the 'Westhall Secret Postcard Auction' in 2013 'Number Three'.




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