Gill Watkiss - Paintings 1974-2002 Paperback
Features a retrospective view of paintings by the Cornish artist, GILL WATKISS over the period 1974 - 2002. Includes 35 colour plates, an introduction to the work of this highly collectable artist and a foreword by the late journalist and author, JUDITH COOK.
In Conversation With Gill Watkiss Paperback
In Conversation With Gill Watkiss is a faithful and candid transcript of three separately recorded conversations with the artist during October and November 2019. The biography begins with Gills experiences of growing up in Walthamstow, London, and her evacuation to the countryside during world war two.The second conversation explores the series of events which led to Gill's move from London to Cornwall at the age of nineteen, the inspiration behind her work, and the emotional attachment she has to Cornwall and the West Penwith in particular.The third and final recording focuses on Gill's thoughts on life in general.This book has been devised to give the reader the impression of personally engaging with the artist.Some paintings included in the book are from Gill's private collection and have not been previously exhibited.