Marlene Shenton Artwork
When: 19/02/2020 – 31/05/2020
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Pythongallery is pleased to be hosting an exhibition of varied work by local Artist Marlene Shenton
I belong to a family of 5 girls and 3 boys, myself being the second oldest I lead a very busy life.
I left school when I was 15 years old.
Worked at Ayresome Infant School helping teachers and my own small class of children who needed extra help with reading and writing.
I married at 18 years old I was married 25 years have 2 sons now 55 & 56 years old, 5 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.
I lived on my own for 24 years. I had a very busy life. I owned 5 shops (Florists) I am a qualified hairdresser and florist.
I remarried unfortunately my Husband died of cancer after 2 years of marriage.
I have a Bichon Frise called Rose who is 7 years old.
I have been interested in art all my life.
I am self-taught I have attended a Bob Ross (oil) workshop – A Mike Draper (Watercolour) class – I am a Member of Darlington Society of Art – I attend a Thursday art class held by Geoff L Wilson. I work in different mediums, pastels, Acrylic.
My hobbies – Reading, walking, sewing, cooking, Music (I play the keyboard).