1945 - ?

Tom Ambridge

Thomas Ambridge, was born at Spilsby, Lincolnshire in 1945, son of Ernest Charles Allan Ambridge (1882-1958) and his wife Irene May née Hill (1913-2005), who married at Spilsby in 1942. Tom enjoyed drawing as a youngster, and as a former engineer and scientist, Tom returned to art as a retirement hobby and his former work may have influenced his approach to painting, which involved incorporating fine detail. A member of Woodbridge Art Club his detailed work earned him a reputation at the club as 'The Bricklayer'. His recent works are watercolours but he has explored other media, including monochrome portraits, inspired by the pencil painting technique of fellow club member Rosario Zinna [q.v.]. A Suffolk artist who lives at 10 Lockwood Close, Woodbridge, Suffolk with his wife Carmel née Hayes, from where he exhibited at Woodbridge Library in 2017, several local Suffolk scenes.

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