Brenda Molyneux is an award winning, self taught artist living in the New Forest, Hampshire. She paints in several mediums and contemporary styles. and is able to slip with ease between the challenges of portraiture and the human form, landscapes, seascapes and abstract work. Her range of application is extensiveanging from light pastel sketches to textured and vigorous paintings by knife in acrylics and oils; her fascination is with colour and light.
Her work has been short-listed for the SAA Artist of the Year and has twice been awarded Best Abstract Painting, three times the Best Themed Painting and twice Best in Exhibition at various art groups and she was presented with an award for gaining first place in the 2018 Art Society competition at The New Forest Show and had previously been awarded a medal for chosen work at the show. Her work was highly commended at the 2019 New Forest Art Society Summer Exhibition.
Brenda is regarded to be an inspiring teacher and generous with her knowledge, she has run regular workshops and introductions to a variety of mediums, applications and techniques. She has judged work and has demonstrated aspects of her own artwork to various local art groups. She is an honorary member of and actively involved in the New Forest Art Society and also organises painting opportunities for a private group of accomplished local artists,