Kittie Jones, Saltmarsh Lapwings
Kittie Jones, Saltmarsh Lapwings

Double Formation at Scottish Ornithologists’ Club, Aberlady

Title:
Society of Wildlife Artists: Kittie Jones and Wynona Legg

Dates:
27 Apr 2022 – 5 Jun 2022

Times:
Thu - Sun 10:00 - 16:00, closed 12:30-13:00

Venue:
The Scottish Ornithologists’ Club
Waterstone House
Aberlady
Edinburgh & the Lothians
EH32 0PY

There is a showcase of two members of the Society of Wildlife Artists at the Donald Watson Gallery of the Scottish Ornithologists’ Club in Aberlady. Kittie Jones completes most of her work while drawing from life outdoors, with other sketches providing the starting point for printmaking. She explains, ‘The energy in the work comes from the constantly changing elements of the natural world – birds moving in and out of vision and the shifting quality of weather and light.’ Wynona Legg uses materials such as ink and graphite, which offer the immediacy she needs to draw from life. Most of the work in this exhibition was created during lockdown using webcams. She says, ‘I could watch animals around the globe move across my laptop screen and find their way into my attic studio.’

Share this page

Sign up for Artmag’s free weekly newsletter!

Join us every Friday morning for the latest art news, art openings, exhibitions, live performances, interviews and stories + top UK and international art destinations.