Scottish artist Jennifer Mackenzie wows visitors in Knutsford

Lively paintings of bouquets and breathtaking landscapes won a lot acclaim at the start of a new exhibition.

Holly Johnson Antiques in Knutsford is hosting a show by Scottish artist Jennifer Mackenzie.

Friends were being invited to a preview of the exhibition, ‘A Splash of Colour’ which characteristics a series of nonetheless lifetime is effective and landscape paintings.

Knutsford Guardian: Outgoing mayor Cllr Stewart Gardiner, second from left, consort Simon Hutchence, Ben Aardewerk and Holly Johnson at the prevew eveninigOutgoing mayor Cllr Stewart Gardiner, 2nd from left, consort Simon Hutchence, Ben Aardewerk and Holly Johnson at the prevew eveninig

Holly Johnson claimed: “Influenced by numerous iconic artists, Jennifer has these types of a exceptional type involving the application of colour to convey a narrative, a perception of a area, and sensuality of color and texture.

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“This is a great possibility to check out a handpicked variety of some of Jennifer’s best is effective.”

Knutsford Guardian: Scottish artist Jennifer Mackenzie is exhibiting a selection of her colourful paintingsScottish artist Jennifer Mackenzie is exhibiting a assortment of her vibrant paintings

Holly Johnson, who trained at Christies, and partner Ben Aardewerk, offer main global designers with luxury products.

Graduating from the Glasgow School of Art in 1971, Jennifer claims her perform was motivated by iconic painters David A Donaldson, Duncan Shanks, and Alexander Goudie who ended up educating at the faculty at the time of Jennifer’s reports.

Knutsford Guardian: Jennifer says she was inspired by various iconic paintersJennifer suggests she was motivated by a variety of iconic painters

Jennifer went on to educate Art and Design and style in colleges in Lanarkshire, Inverness and Sutherland.

This gifted artist has exhibited in both of those group and solo exhibitions at several British galleries and art fairs.

Knutsford Guardian: Scottish artist Jennifer MackenzieScottish artist Jennifer Mackenzie

Jennifer was also shortlisted for the two the 2020 and 2021 Scottish Portrait Awards.

Jennifer’s still daily life paintings are a own reaction to her environment in conditions of colour, mild and house, and check out the distinctive traits of oil paint, primarily but not exclusively, in research that includes bouquets, collated objects and photographs.

Knutsford Guardian: Jennifer's love of colour has developed over the yearsJennifer’s enjoy of color has developed about the a long time

Many of Jennifer’s still-lifes are impressed by well-acknowledged Scottish painters, these kinds of as Joan Eardley, Ann Redpath and J D Fergusson.

Her adore of color has created above the many years, and seeking at the equilibrium of designs, colors and tonal values, Jennifer from time to time exaggerates viewpoint and enhances color in her artwork.

The exhibition operates until eventually Saturday, May perhaps 28, at the showroom at St Ann’s Dwelling, Sector Area, off King Road.