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Rosie Britton

1945 Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
1948-1963 Brought up in Surrey; attended classes at Epsom Art School
1964-1967 Read History at Sussex University
1967-1968 PGCE at Oxford University
1968-1997

Taught English and History to A Level and University Entrance, in school, college and Adult Education.

1986 Began painting with Mary Towsey, an internationally acclaimed painter specializing in French landscape
1990 Started painting regularly with her in France
1992 First solo exhibition
1996 Gave up teaching to paint full-time. Started studying art with renowned teacher, Robin Child, at the internationally acclaimed Lydgate Art Research Centre
 

Started Diploma in Imagework with the Skyros Institute.

1998

Began running Art and Imagework courses at Gray's Farmhouse and elsewhere

Gained Distinction for Diploma in Garden Design (C in G)

2002

Started painting in Morocco.

Chosen by "Country Living" as their feature artist for Dorset Art Weeks

2003 Described by the "Sunday Telegraph" as providing "one of a dozen of the best residential courses available in the U.K."
  Completed Diploma in Imagework from the Skyros Institute with a thesis on the role of Imagework in developing one's art and creativity.

2004

2005-11

Featured in 'Dorset Magazine': "My Dorset Home"

Continues to exhibit regularly both in solo exhibitions and with other artists.

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