Gilly Marklew

Still life with Stripes 2. Watercolour by Gilly Marklew

Gilly Marklew is a Norfolk based watercolour artist and adult education tutor, she has her own teaching studio at home and runs classes for beginners and intermediates / advanced on a weekly basis, advanced classes are aimed at improving composition, incorporating rhythm through repetition and colour balance please check out Gilly’s website for details of classes.

Gilly has a degree in Graphic design, and has worked as a museum designer and illustrator, an in house illustrator in an advertising company, and has illustrated many published children’s books for most of the big publishing houses, she has been teaching since 2003 and has won awards for her paintings whilst exhibiting in various societies, including the Royal institute of painters in watercolours, the Royal watercolour society, and the East Anglian Watercolour society.
Gilly has a passion for exploring different approaches to painting, and whilst she has worked in acrylics and clay, works primarily in watercolours.  Information about Gilly’s watercolour classes can be found on her website.