Thursday, July 18, 2013

pleased to meet you: sheila bownas

fun facts:

She won several art awards at the Slade School of Art in London. 

She was commissioned to pictures (mostly botanical) for the National History Museum in London.

An archive of her work was found in her home after her death in 2007, Chelsea Cefai purchased the collection in hopes of bringing Sheila's work back to the public eye. You can shop the collection here.

1 comment:

John hopper said...

Not familiar with Bownas, but sure I've seen some of her work before, so thanks for the introduction.