Sheila MacLeod Robertson
Loch Sunart, Isle of Mull
Scottish painter in oils of marines, seascapes and coastal scenes. Trained at Watford and the Central School, London. She quickly developed a particular interest in the light and mood of sea, coast and landscape. Held many successful solo shows in London and Scotland. Elected member, Royal Society of Marine Artists 1969, also professional member, St Ives Society of Artists. To increase her knowledge of weather and sea conditions of the western seaboard she cruises as a crew member on an ocean yacht. Her work, produced mainly with a palette knife, is regularly exhibited at the RI, ROI & RSMA. When not sailing, she lived in Edinburgh, now retired to Hertfordshire.