Michele Webber is a professional artist working in several media but specialising in watercolours. Her work is stylized and colourful; she is attracted to complex shapes both man-made and natural. Recurring subjects are flowers, birds, and structures in the landscape.
Michele is an experienced art tutor, teaching classes, courses, art holidays and writing articles. She has designed her own branded art materials and watercolour pigment mixing guides.
In addition to teaching art techniques Michele also teaches business and social media skills to artists, has been featured on BBC Radio Suffolk and BBC Radio Essex and has her own YouTube channel. She appeared on the Sky Painting and Drawing Channel’s popular TV show ‘A Touch of Paint’, demonstrating watercolour techniques, and has also demonstrated painting at the prestigious SAA “All about art” show in London.
A published commercial illustrator Michele also runs a collaborated project (Icini Posters) with Colchester illustrator Colin McAllister whereby they design and produce graphic posters.
She is organizer of The Sudbury Summer Art Fair, a week long annual event featuring over 50 professional artists, and occasionally guest curates other exhibitions.
Michele was born in Middlesex and grew up in London; she now lives in Sudbury where she has her own studio and art teaching practice.