New charming Highland cow paintings by Jennifer Hogwood

Jennifer Hogwood is celebrated for her comical paintings of highland cows, following the success of her previous releases, Hogwood has just released a brand new collection of signed limited editions. This new collection is available from Artworx Gallery, 67 High Street Newport, Shropshire TF10 7AU or online at www.artworx.co.uk

Fa-moo-ly by Jennifer Hogwood. Signed Limited Edition canvas on Board available from Artworx Gallery

Fa-moo-ly by Jennifer Hogwood. Signed Limited Edition available from Artworx Gallery

Mini Moo by Jennifer Hogwood. Signed Limited Edition available from Artworx Gallery

Mini Moo by Jennifer Hogwood. Signed Limited Edition available from Artworx Gallery

Jennifer Hogwood’s bold, distinctive style arises from an unerring sense of colour, a singular talent for observation, and a huge affection for her highland friends ‘The McMoos‘. Her endearing images communicate the essence of her subject with humour and charm.

Just down the road from her house, Jennifer’s studio is a former milking parlour on a working farm in rural Wiltshire. The setting is perfect with beautiful views and a field full of cows just outside the door. It’s always peaceful and this sense of calm makes it the ideal place for her to work. Seeing the cows grazing in the fields, chickens wandering around the yard and dogs ambling in and out is a constant source of inspiration. Animals have always been a big part of Jennifer’s life and she finds their presence comforting – “they have such individual personalities and a lovely innocence about them.”

Before starting to paint, Jennifer spends time with a pencil sketching freehand, adding more and more detail until she feels the composition is perfect. She then begins to apply the paint in layers, drying it as quickly as possible in order to build up a richness of colour and texture, then adding other elements to bring character to each piece. The collectable editions reflect this, being beautifully hand embellished, with little jewels to add a sparkle to their eyes.

Born in 1980, Jennifer grew up in a rural village in Bedfordshire. Surrounded by rolling fields she spent as much time as possible outdoors often riding. Although she always loved painting and being creative she had no formal art training and is completely self taught. “I take something away from every piece I create and as an artist I am constantly evolving.”

Bee My Love by Jennifer Hogwood. Signed Limited Edition available from Artworx Gallery.

Bee My Love by Jennifer Hogwood. Signed Limited Edition available from Artworx Gallery.

Sugar and Spice by Jennifer Hogwood. Signed Limited Edition available from Artworx Gallery

Sugar and Spice by Jennifer Hogwood. Signed Limited Edition available from Artworx Gallery

Moo's Fluttering Heart by Jennifer Hogwood. Signed Limited Edition available from Artworx Gallery

Moo’s Fluttering Heart by Jennifer Hogwood. Signed Limited Edition available from Artworx Gallery

Fields of Love by Jennifer Hogwood. Signed Limited Edition available from Artworx Gallery

Fields of Love by Jennifer Hogwood. Signed Limited Edition available from Artworx Gallery

For more information on Jennifer Hogwood and her art work please visit the link below:

Jennifer Hogwood at Artworx Gallery

Alternatively please ring 01952 820397 or email info@artworx.co.uk
Artworx Gallery, 67 High Street, Newport, Shropshire TF10 7AU.

Opening times Monday – Friday 9am – 5.30pm. Saturday 9am – 5pm. Sunday closed.

Or get in touch below with our contact form….

 

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