LANKESTER, Angela R

1947 - ?

As Angela Taylor, she was born at Sudbury, Suffolk in 1947, daughter of Allan A. S. Taylor and his wife Jean E. Theobald, and has lived a great deal of her life in East Anglia. She married at Sudbury in 1967, Michael J Lankester and paints under the name of Angela Lankester. A one-year foundation course gave Angela a broad grounding in painting, drawing, sculpture and photography and she works in watercolours, oils and acrylics, both on location and in her studio at home with her immediate surroundings, love of the countryside and her garden as sources of inspiration. On location, sketches evoke memories of pleasant days and provide materials and ideas for future paintings and imagination, nostalgia and emotion play key roles in her choice of subjects which include abstract, animals, landscape, nature and portraits. A member the Great Yarmouth and District Society of Artists since 2002 and exhibits regularly at their annual exhibition from her studio at 3 College Cottages, St Marys Road, Aldby, Beccles and has also had solo and mixed exhibitions.




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