Beverley is a free lance visual fine artist and art tutor working from her studio in the Ribble Valley Market Town of Clitheroe, Lancashire. The studio is owned by Beverley and her business partner of four years. The business consists of studios to lease, a gallery, exhibition space and a teaching area.
Beverley has numerous art related and teaching qualifications and is qualified in fine art to degree level. Beverley is passionate about teaching and learning especially teaching adults her students range from beginner’s level to students with a more independent approach to learning. Her methods of teaching are based mainly on technique, this allows the students to develop their own unique style and at their own pace. Beverley is a keen believer in drawing and painting from direct observation whether this being a landscape or still life.
Beverley has a wealth of experience working with a variety of mediums and materials; she is creative and inventive with some great ideas. Her personal practice is made up of plaster work, large surreal sculptures and some ceramic work as well as oil paintings, water colour paintings and life drawings. Her current studio practice is mysterious, indulging, abstract 2d wax based art works on board incorporating gold leaf. Her inspiration for this new body of work is based on recent trips to India.
Beverley has also worked on many Community and Arts projects mainly in and around Lancashire.