Jean Redden's Profile
The world, into which I was born as Jean Day, was I now realise one of shortages and fear. I however had not the slightest inkling of the devastation happening all over the world and spent my childhood gazing at the world in wonder.
As a child my happiest hours were spent drawing, reading, or wandering amongst fields and woodland.
I would lose myself in details, ‘Daydreaming’ they said but as far as I was concerned I was just gathering information as I gazed, for who knows how long, at such things as a crowd of butterflies on a buddleia bush.
If Christmas bought a box of paints and a book I was content.
I was accepted at Bournville College of Art for one year’s foundation course (finishing in the same year that our eldest daughter was also accepted…
- Born on March 29
- Joined April 11, 2012