c.1950 - ?

Jean Samtula

As Jean E. A. Rock, she married in London in 1969, Samuel Samtula and paints under the name of Jean Samtula. The former HR manager for a bank is a self taught artist and has been painting since about 2012. A portrait artist in oils and also paints abstract and landscapes. In 2015 her portrait of Simon Cowell was exhibited at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition and she was featured on BBC Two in that year. In 2017 her portrait of Grayson Perry was also accepted by the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition. A member of Suffolk Open Studios from her studio at Oak Tree Cottage, The Orchard, Brandon, Suffolk. Jean is also a keen gardener and in the past owned her own garden design and landscape business.

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