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Budding Artists


For those that love drawing, painting and making

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Meet Jo


Jo Sharpe is the founder of Budding Artists and CATS Club.

She studied printed textiles at Leeds University and became a freelance textile designer selling her fashion prints world wide. After having her two children she became interested in working in education and worked as an Art and Textiles Technician before training to be a Design and Technology Teacher at Goldsmiths College.

She has spent over seven years working in Art and DT departments of schools in outer London but now works as a freelance art teacher and artist.

She paints colourful landscapes and still-lifes in oils  and a range of ditigital prints of botanicals which she sells in galleries across the UK.    

For more on Jo Sharpe visit: www.jo-sharpe.co.uk


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