Artists

Jean Picton [Biography]

Jean Picton

In 1954 Jean was invited to become a Windmill Girl at the famous Windmill Theatre in the West End of London. During her time there she worked with such greats as Harry Secombe and Bruce Forsyth.
In the 1970s Jean spent some time in the USA having been invited to represent the UK and ‘Britishness’ due to Jean’s cabaret act. Jean performed at venues such as the Chicago Hilton Hotel and the Carlton Hotel, New York. Whilst in the USA Jean became a regular on the Joey Adams’ chat show, ‘Coast to Coast’.
In the 1980s Jean returned to England and was often seen on British TV. Jean worked on shows such as ‘Hi-de-hi’, ‘EastEnders’ and appeared in many TV ads. At the same time Jean was working on the British cabaret circuit as an established performer. Upon retiring from show business at the beginning of the 1990s Jean began painting as a hobby but quickly realised she had a talent for art. Because of this Jean decided to take her art seriously and this led to Jean attaining a BA Hons degree in Fine Art in 2002.
Since gaining her Degree, Jean’s new found career as an artist has gone from strength to strength. As a professional artist Jean’s work sells not only throughout the UK but also Ireland, France, Spain, Portugal, Germany and as far away as North America, Mexico, Hong Kong, Australia and New Zealand. Jean is truly an international artist.

'Magic Spells'

Resined Acrylic on Canvas

'Talented Mind'

Acrylic on Canvas

'The Big Jump'

Acrylic on Canvas

Abstract Dance ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

All Through The Night

Mixed Media on Canvas

April Showers ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Ascott

Mixed Media on Canvas

Beauty Is Everywhere ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Blooming Lovely

Mixed Media on Canvas

Blush Blush ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Bubble Gum ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Cherry Drop ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Closer ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Dragon's Den 2

Mixed Media on Canvas

Drum Funk

Acrylic on Canvas

Emotions ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Faded Passion

Mixed Media on Canvas

Glamour ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Golden Sunshine ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Goosebumps~

Acrylic on Canvas

Hidden Gems ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Holi Dance

Mixed Media on Canvas

Jasmine Breeze ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Jolly Gosh

Mixed Media on Canvas

Katina~

Acrylic on Canvas

Keep Chasing ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Let The Show Begin ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Let's Dance ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Let's Go~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Love Me Not ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Magic ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Miami Heat ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Moments In Time ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Moses ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Northern Smile

Acrylic on Canvas

Pink Stems

Mixed Media on Canvas

Queen ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Random Kindness~

Acrylic on Canvas

Saving Grace

Mixed Media on Canvas

Simplicity ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Some Like It Hot

Mixed Media on Canvas

Special Day ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Subtle Tones ~ non-resin

Mixed Media on Canvas

Sunshine Memories ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Tango Twist ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

The Squeeze ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Ultravox ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Vitality Boost

Acrylic on Canvas

Watercolour

Watercolour on Paper

Watercolour

Watercolour on Paper

Watercolour ~

Watercolour on Paper

Watercolour ~

Watercolour on Paper

White Blooms

Mixed Media on Canvas

Wilder ~

Acrylic on Canvas

World Of Dreams ~

Acrylic on Canvas & resin

Yellow Profusion

Mixed Media on Canvas

Hot Lips~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Isabella ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Keep Chasing Me~

Mixed Media on Canvas

McQueen ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Miss Doubtfire ~

Acrylic on Canvas

Morning Burst~

Mixed Media on Canvas

No Woman No Cry ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Rainbow Dance ~

Acrylic on Canvas & resin

Shake Some Moves ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Sold, but please enquire about similar works

Glorious Days~

Acrylic on Canvas

Sold, but please enquire about similar works

Rock The Boat~

Acrylic on Canvas

Jean Picton

In 1954 Jean was invited to become a Windmill Girl at the famous Windmill Theatre in the West End of London. During her time there she worked with such greats as Harry Secombe and Bruce Forsyth.
In the 1970s Jean spent some time in the USA having been invited to represent the UK and ‘Britishness’ due to Jean’s cabaret act. Jean performed at venues such as the Chicago Hilton Hotel and the Carlton Hotel, New York. Whilst in the USA Jean became a regular on the Joey Adams’ chat show, ‘Coast to Coast’.
In the 1980s Jean returned to England and was often seen on British TV. Jean worked on shows such as ‘Hi-de-hi’, ‘EastEnders’ and appeared in many TV ads. At the same time Jean was working on the British cabaret circuit as an established performer. Upon retiring from show business at the beginning of the 1990s Jean began painting as a hobby but quickly realised she had a talent for art. Because of this Jean decided to take her art seriously and this led to Jean attaining a BA Hons degree in Fine Art in 2002.
Since gaining her Degree, Jean’s new found career as an artist has gone from strength to strength. As a professional artist Jean’s work sells not only throughout the UK but also Ireland, France, Spain, Portugal, Germany and as far away as North America, Mexico, Hong Kong, Australia and New Zealand. Jean is truly an international artist.

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