Ann Jones paints under her professional name of Ann L. Roe.
She is an Academician and Trustee of the South West Academy of
Fine and Applied Arts and a former Chair of its highly successful
Young Artists' Committee.
Ann studied painting, art and design in France, London and Brighton.
She has conducted numerous adult painting courses in the UK, France
and Italy and for nearly thirty years was head of the Art and Design
Department at Colyton Grammar School, East Devon.
Her portrait of magician Ali Bongo hangs in the headquarters of
the Magic Circle in London.
Lord Bath's portrait is at Longleat House in Wiltshire. The portrait
of the three Chelsea Pensioners can be seen in the New Infirmary
Building of the Royal Hospital Chelsea, London.
Ann paints landscapes and still life, but her particular
interest is portrait painting. Ann is available for single
or group oil-on-canvas portrait commissions.
Ann painting a portrait of astronomer Sir Patrick Moore FRS in the music room of his Sussex home.
Some of Ann's more widely known sitters include:
Sir Patrick Moore FRS
The Marquess of Bath
Ali Bongo, President of the Magic Circle
Professor Robert Clement OBE
Dr. Alan Cotton
Fiore de Henriques, Sculptor
Sally Sedgman, Broadcaster and After Dinner Speaker
Sonia Friedman, West End and Broadway Theatre Producer
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