Michelle is an award winning pastel artist specialising in realism to create large scale beautiful seascapes and underwater portraits. She endeavours to convey on paper the beauty, majesty and playfulness of water.
Michelle is an associate artist of Unison Colour Pastels, and has collaborated with them to create the Unison Colour 36 pastel ‘Beach Set’. She exhibits regularly in North Somerset, and exhibited with the Pastel Society at the Mall Galleries London in 2017 where she won the prestigious Annie Longley Award for her painting ‘Burst Into Flame’.
Michelle lives by the coast in North Somerset, England, and spends many hours photographing the changeable and powerful nature of the sea and sky in order to create unique compositions for her paintings.