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''Throughout my work I aim to convey my feelings and sense of awareness to that particular environment, and hope that my sketches and paintings will resonate with and involve the viewer.''

Ruby Hickmott is a professional artist who lives in the beautiful Peak District village of Parwich, she is a freelance artist who sells original expressive sea/landscape paintings.

Born in 1956 her paintings embrace an extensive range of materials and techniques that capture the Derbyshire landscape of the local area where she lives. She regularly visits various coastal areas, mainly South West Wales/Cornwall & Northumberland, to sketch & paint seascapes & people relaxing on the beach.
 
Ruby states; ''Throughout my work I aim to convey my feelings and sense of awareness to that particular environment, and hope that my sketches and paintings will resonate with and involve the viewer.''  
 
A background in nursing and a lifetime love of art led to her graduating as a mature student in 2004 with a BA (Hons) in Creative Expressive Therapies, and in 2005 she became a self-employed freelance artist.
 

 

Exhibited work:-
 
Opus Gallery, Ashbourne
St Johns St Gallery, Ashbourne
Derby Cathedral Centre
Derby City Open, Derby Museum & Art Gallery
Buxton Museum & Art Gallery, Open Arts event
Derbyshire Open Arts, Parwich
Wirksworth Arts Festival

Solo Exhibitions, Carsington Water
Private Collections.
 
As well as exhibiting work, Ruby has delivered a wide range of Art & Health workshops in many areas.

ABOUT RUBY