PARTRIDGE, Jenny

1947 - ?

Jennifer L. Partridge, was born at Romford, Essex in 1947, daughter of Walter Frank Partridge and his wife Margaret E. née Miles, who married at Wantage, Berkshire in 1940. An author of some fifteen titles, including the 'Oakapple Wood' series winning her the acclaimed international children's prize 'Critici in Urbar' at the Bologna Book Fair. Jenny has also produced work for Medici cards as well as Heinemann books. As a painter, creator of 'Kitchen Picture' series recipe paintings and flower studies, her work has been shown widely throughout Europe with her books being printed in French, Dutch, Japanese etc. and the characters reproduced by Wedgewood. She married at Havering, Essex in 1971, artist Nigel Casseldine [q.v.] and they had a son Nicholas and a daughter Alice, both born at Stroud, Gloucestershire. A full member of Suffolk Open Studios have their gallery and workshop at Romany Studio, Woodbridge Road, Tunstall, Suffolk. www.romanystudio.co.uk








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