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55 years of Watercolour and Weaving

Jennifer MacLean

Wed 15 Feb - 20 Mar
10:00 - 5:00
Daily

Artworks

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Uig Flow: Detail 2021
Limetree Weaving Detail 1981
Hebridean Sunset II 2018
37cm x 65cm
Tulips II 2018
28.7cm x 28.7cm
Marching Mystery 1993
54.5cm x 51.5cm
Riof Beach I
32cm x 42.4cm
Uig Flow 2021
206cm x 148cm
Butterstone Courtyard I 2020
29.2cm x 35.5cm

Jennifer MacLean’s work ranges from her distinctive watercolour paintings to her unique 'organic wall designs' - woven with her own hand spun and naturally dyed wool. Her work derives its inspiration from nature and nature's textures - her subject matter tends to be 'things enduring', (stones, old buildings, vegetation, landscape…), and her colour is strong and vital. Above all the feeling one gets from MacLean's work is of her genuine and absorbing love of what she is doing.

 

About the artist

Jennifer was born in Sydney, Australia, in 1952. A student of the University of Sydney she received her Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Fine Arts in 1972. After teaching high school art in Adelaide, South Australia for four years, Jennifer travelled extensively in South America, living for some time in Northern Brazil. After spending further time in Spain and Portugal, she took up a position of Community Arts Organiser at the Norwich Arts Centre, Norfolk, England. 

Over the years Jennifer has exhibited in Brazil, Holland, Germany, England, Scotland and Australia. This 2022 exhibition “55 years of Watercolour and Weaving” is a broad selection of watercolours and weavings and includes works that have not been viewed before.

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Station Road
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PH8 0DS
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Welcome to Birnam Arts, a boutique multi-purpose arts, conferencing and entertainment venue.

Highlights

Pop in to the Foyer Cafe for breakfast, grab a delicious coffee with a selection of our homemade baking or enjoy a light lunch whilst browsing on the free WiFi. Wander upstairs to view the latest of our monthly art exhibitions before visiting the world of Beatrix Potter, or the Gift Shop to purchase a special gift for your loved ones or yourself!

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