Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire., United Kingdom
About Judith Donaghy
Judith Donaghy was born in Frodsham Cheshire. She now lives with her husband and family in Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire.
She has a studio on the 3rd floor of The Vernon Mill, Stockport, Cheshire, which houses a collective of about 40 artist. It is open to the public most weekends and for 2 weeks annually in October.
Judith paints landscapes and seascapes in oil using palette knives and brushes. Extraneous detail is omitted and texture, colour and design,is used to create mood and atmosphere. She shows and sells her work on a regular basis through galleries in and around the Manchester area.
Solo exhibition Preview 19 - 30 November 2010. Pictures on www.collectart.co.uk and on collectart facebook
An article on Judith's work is published in the Art of England magazine. December 2010. Issue 76
I studied textile design at Stockport College as a mature student. Previously I had designed jigsaws and toys which I sold on a regular basis at the Harrogate Birmingham and Brighton toy fairs. Laterafter a family tragedy I turned to fine art and was befriended by the sculptor John Blakeley who introduced me to The Blyth Gallery in Manchester who gave me my first solo exhibition in the early '90's. I have since exhibited in the following galleries:- Stockport Art Gallery, Colin Jellicoe Gallery(Manchester), The Wendy Levy Gallery in Didsbury, Toucan Art in Hale, Urbis in |Manchester, The White Gallery in Bollington,The Ucheldre Centre in Holyhead, N. Wales, Collect Art in Lymm,Cheshire.I have also exhibited work in France. My Studio is at the Vernon Mill in Stockport, Cheshire which is open to the public at weekends. ,
Future Shows: The Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead, N. Wales. 6 man exhibition from Sept.1-30th,2010Open studio event at The Vernon Mill, Stockport, Cheshire. For 2 weekends commencing Oct.1st. 2010Collectart, The Cross, Lymm, Cheshire. Solo exhibition for 2 weeks commencing Nov.19th 2010