BOND, Terance James

1946 - ?

Born at Bures in Suffolk in 1946, son of James Bond and his wife Beryl née Reader, who married at Bures in 1944. Educated at Bures Primary School and Stoke by Nayland Secondary School after wich he took various positions including at a drawing office in Ipswich. He married at Ipswich in 1970, Gillian Wright. A self-taught artist but early on he had an interest in wildlife which developed into an ability to paint from nature. His first solo show was at the Haste Gallery in Ipswich in 1971 when his 25 pictures were all sold and he was included in their 40th anniversary exhibition in 1998. His work has been sold widely in Britain, Europe and America and had a 30 year connection with Bemrose Printers of Derby. He lives at Little Paddock, Wickerstreet Green, Kersey, Suffolk.