Rebecca de Winter    

 

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  My interest in drawing, painting and sculpture began at a very young age,whilst watching and working alongside my father Dr Henry Campbell who was a professional Florentine painter, in his studio in Kent. Works of the great masters of the Renaissance period were our inspiration. My father studied under Pietro Annigoni in Florence, who was also influenced by the great masters. Techniques and skills aquired studying as an apprentice to my father led me to explore my own indevidual style and varying techniques over the years. I did my degree in Illustration and Graphic Design and went on to become an Illustrator for a series of Educational, Historical and Childrens publishers. I also worked for a term Illustrative for the BBC. I then chose a path in teaching where I was head of Art and Design at a prestigious well supported independant school, teaching pupils from eight to eighteen years of age. This left me less time to do my own studies but gave me a great opportunity to impart my knowledge, which was in itself highly rewarding, also the time to support my son. I have had many private commissions over the years and have exhibited in several galleries.

In 2003- I moved to West Wales and over the years I have set up three private art groups where I teach a variety of subject matter and medium, whilst continuing with my commissions and private sales.I have a steady flow of commissions and sales of