BALDER, David

1935 - ?

David Balder

David Balder, was born at 1 Naomi House, Clarkson Road, Oulton Broad, Suffolk in 1935, son of Peter W. Balder (18 August 1891-1948), marine fitter & general engineer, and his wife Rosabella née Pitchers (20 April 1899-19 September 1996), who married at Mutford, Suffolk in 1920 and in 1939 were still living at 1 Naomi House, Clarkson Road, Lowestoft. David started his education at Gorleston Road School, Oulton Broad but was evacuated spending his early school years in Derbyshire and later in Norfolk, after which his educations continued in Lowestoft. His interest in art commenced only when an art club was being formed at Oulton Broad, which he joined in 1976 and continued as a member of Oulton Broad Art Circle, being elected Chairman. About 1980, he joined the Lowestoft Art Group, becoming Chairman and later President, he was also a member of the Beccles Society of Artists and exhibits regularly. David paints mainly at home and in watercolour and he runs a small art class at Oulton Broad.





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