A Colourful Canvas. Twelve Women Artists in the North East (Signed copy)
Signed by both authors and all 12 artists
First edition, hardback in dustwrapper. 23 × 17.5cm. 159pp.
This copy has been signed by both authors and all twelve artists: Cecile Elstein, Dawn Rowland, Gina Ward, Ghislaine Howard, Jenny Ryrie, Debbie Goldsmith, Michelle Leigh, Lida De Purdhoe, Julia Midgley, Patricia Niemira, Frances Seba Smith, and Sheila Meeks. It has additionally been signed by Michael Howard, husband of Ghislaine, an art historian and painter. Lisa D Prudhoe has also signed and dedicated the colour illustration in her chapter.
The book summarises the life story of these twelve talented women, examines their work and tells how their art has flourished and become, for them, a way of life. Profusely illustrated in colour and black & white.