Joanne is a Professional Wildlife and Pet Portrait Artist, based in County Durham, in the North East of England.
She describes herself as a Self Taught, ‘Accidental Artist’ after being gifted an Art Set for Christmas 2015! She rediscovered a love of drawing, that hadn’t been seen since school, over 30 years previously.
Her work, both private commission and wildlife, is now held in many Countries across the world.
She endeavours to capture realism, detail and personality in her work; her chosen mediums are usually Artists Coloured Pencil (Water and Traditional) or Pastel.
Her inspiration is drawn from the local wildlife, species of significant importance, and African Wildlife from her numerous visits to the South African bush.
You can find Joanne at her Website, YouTube and on Social Media by searching @Joanne Rowland Art