My work:

I work from life mainly in pastel and oil. In a figurative style. I enjoy painting all subjects - portraits, garden and still life. The common denominators in my work are composition and colour.

A.R.C.A Fine Art - Royal College of Art London

N.D.D. Painting and Printmaking

John Moores Award for Painting

Elected Member of Pastel Society  (Council Member)

Unison Pastel Prize 2011


Mall Galleries, London and many provincial galleries

Teaches portrait painting, drawing and life painting.


Illustrated over fifty books for children in the UK and US.

Various articles for The Artist, The Artist & Illustrator, Pastel Journal etc.

    Copyright Glenys Ambrus