Julie Collins is a painter of people and the landscape. She studied BA Painting at the University of Reading 1980-84, where she was taught by many of our acclaimed artists of today. Julie has received numerous awards for her work, including the ING Discerning Eye, London, Royal Watercolour Society, London and has twice received the prestigious Award of 1st prize for Watercolour at the Royal West of England Academy, Bristol.
During 2021 she was elected a Member of the Society of Women Artists, a member of the SWA Council and a RWA Network Member. Her latest book, "Colour Demystified" was published by Search Press in August 2021 & her next,"The Colour Mixing Companion" is published April 2023.
"Julie's work is serene and ethereal as ever. Beauty to behold in the eye of the Storm." Gerald Dodson, Wykeham Gallery, Stockbridge, Hampshire, 2021.
Julie Collins 2022
Photo credit Joe Horridge