Diane King’s artistic career has developed over the last twelve years around a career in Education and Children’s services. Diane is a qualified teacher with thirty years experience. She works mainly in watercolour, oils and mixed media. Her highly prized work features in National and International exhibitions, threading her experiences of visiting places as far apart as Africa and Scotland where the light in each place is so very different.She enjoys the privilege of offering tuition and workshops in drawing and painting to others.
In the autumn of 2015, Diane was involved in supporting Bill Viola’s Elements exhibition at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park.She has completed commissioned work by the world famous cruise companies P&O and Cunard and offers tuition during cruises. Her paintings capturing the range of sailing experiences from the Norwegian Fjords to the Caribbean islands.
Diane has also recently graduated from a part-time Fine Art and Textiles BA Hons at Manchester College of Art
She is also an appointed member of the Professional Artists team of the Society of all Artists( S.A.A). Her work has featured in the publications ” Paint” and “ The Artist” and often features on the painters on her website.