GERMAN, Penny

1962 - ?

As Penelope J. Cooper, she was born at Felixstowe, Suffolk in 1962. Penny studied at Ipswich School of Art, Foundation and Graphic Design and at North Oxfordshire School of Art, BA Fine Art. Penny married at Ipswich in 1982 Robert C. German and paints under the name of Penny German. She specialised in botanical illustration in watercolour, working on projects for the Royal Horticultural Society and Oxford University Press. A few years ago she discovered a love of oil painting and has since been working to capture the effects of light in still life and portraits. She currently spends more time on larger paintings but still producess small oil sketches as a regular discipline and exhibits at the Southwold Gallery in Suffolk. She now lives in Towcester, Northamptonshire.




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