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Helen Dowse

Educated in Bournemouth and later attaining a B.A. Hons. Degree in Graphic Design at Middlesex University, Helen embarked upon a career in Graphic Design and Illustration. However it wasn’t long before freelance painting took over her life. Helens main passion is painting wildlife in Acrylic inks.

Recently Helens work has taken a much more experimental direction. Still working in fine detail to capture the subjects features then allowing the paint to flow to create exciting textures and forms.

Helens art has been widely exhibited, including the National Exhibition of Wildlife Art, David Shepherds Wildlife Artist of the Year Exhibition at The Mall Gallery, The Society of Feline Artists, The Society of Fine Graphic Artists at the Menier Gallery London as well as numerous local art venues. Her work is held in collections throughout the UK, Norway, America and Australia.

With her husband Martin, also an artist, they own HM Fine Art.

Helen has tutored extensively over the last 25 years through weekly classes, demonstrations and workshops. She enjoys immense satisfaction in encouraging her students to blossom along the road of artistic discovery and individual aspirations.

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