Run by Sue Birtwistle
Sue was born in Lancashire and attended Canon Slade Grammar School in Bolton. her education continued at Manchester Regional College of Art and Manchester University, where she gained a BA Hons degree in English and History of Art.
She has taught Art and English at schools in Lancashire and for the last 20+ years in Gloucestershire, whilst painting professionally throughout. Since 2005 Sue and a fellow artist Sue Tiedeman have been running Picturesque Gallery in Bourton-on-the-Water (www.picturesque-art.co.uk). Besides there own work, they support a few other local artists.
Her work has been exhibited both here and in the North of England and can be found in private collections in Alaska, the Falklands, the Caribbean, California and China.
Sue teaches drawing and painting at two centres in Gloucestershire and is a tutor with the Gloucester Summer School. She works in watercolour, gouache and oils and (according to her students) makes painting fun!!