Lynne Chapman

Palette no.3 (2020) Acrylic Painting

Lynne has worked as a full-time artist for 35 years, in London and Sheffield. She creates abstract paintings, textiles and mixed-media, sculptural pieces. She also works as a freelance reportage painter and her book Sketching People, had 4 co-editions. She has led workshops across the UK, as well as in China, USA, Australia, Brazil & the Dominican Republic.

Recent residencies include York University (2019); University of Western Australia (2018); Making Ways, Sheffield (2017); Leverhulme Trust / University of Manchester (2016).

Lynne previously worked as a children’s book illustrator. She has 30 published picture books and two large, public library murals.

“This piece is part of a series, looking at randomness in creativity. At the completion of each canvas, I preserved my palette paper and ‘found’ a composition within it. “


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