The featured artist for March is Elaine O’Donnell.
Louth-based Elaine has recently become a finalist in International Artists Magazine Art Challenge ‘Florals and Gardens’ competition in America with her watercolour painting Iris Florentina. She has recently taken portrait painting workshops at the Florence Academy Studio of Arts in Italy and will be returning there soon to study under Teresa Oaxaca.
In the UK, Elaine has taken workshops at the Norfolk Painting School, studying new techniques in oil-glazing and scumbling with course director Martin Kinnear. She has also won many national watercolour awards in the years since 2001.