About Jenny

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Jenny Jones was born in Norfolk in 1954 and brought up in Shropshire. She studied Painting in Florence and at Shrewsbury and Farnham Art Schools.
She has taken part in Television programmes on painting, and represented Wales at the Inter-Celtic Festival in Brittany.
Jenny now lives in Mid-Wales where she makes her living painting and has regular exhibitions of her work.
Since 1998, she has also illustrated a number of children’s books.

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She has won prizes for drawing and painting in England and Wales, and has had paintings in both the 2006 and 2008 biennial Wales Portrait Award exhibitions.

Previous Exhibitions

One-man shows at
Silk Top Hat Gallery, Ludlow
Country Works Gallery, Montgomery
Tabernacle, Machynlleth
The Gateway, Shrewsbury
Vena Bunker Gallery, Bristol
Foyles Gallery, London
Wrekin College, Wellington
Shrewsbury School

Group shows
South Park, Bracknell
New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham
Crane Arts, London
Bridge House Gallery, Ironbridge
Penny Farthing Gallery, Wolverhampton
Accepted for Royal Academy Summer Exhibition
Artist Cards Gallery, London
Gallery 6, Broseley, Shropshire
Contemporary Arts, Windsor
Jonleigh Gallery, Wonersh, Surrey
Contemporary Arts Gallery, Wolverhampton
Gateway, Shrewsbury
Art in The City, Geffrye Museum, London
Tabernacle, Machynlleth
Inter-Celtic Festival at Lorient, France (Represented Wales)
Meridian Gallery, Hay-on-Wye
Mid-Wales Arts Centre, Maesmawr
Rowles Fine Art, Welshpool

Prizes
South Park Rowney Prize
Shropshire Open Art Competition (First Prize)
Shropshire Open Drawing Competition (First Prize)
Tabernacle Open Art Competition (First Prize)

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