About the Artist
A graduate of Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Rowena Laing works from her studio in Fintry. Her work is mainly in oils and is inspired by her love of the countryside and of animals. Sheep and Border Collies are favourite subjects and she is also well known for her elegant equine studies. Also exhibiting we have Gillie Welstead, Eileen Owens, Sheila Fraser, Sarah Walker, and Jackie Chiknas.
The Blue Roof Gallery Art Group are a diverse and creative mix of artists working together. Rowena Laing is well known for her landscapes in oil, often featuring sheep and sheep dogs, also many equine subjects. Gillie Welstead is a silversmith producing original pieces to treasure, Eileen Owens is a landscape and portrait painter and works in oils and pastels. Sheila Fraser produces quirky linocuts and also paintings in oils, Sarah Walker paints in oils and also produces beautiful landscape photography and greetings cards. Jackie Chiknas works in fine detail mainly in oils. A warm welcome awaits at the Blue Roof Gallery where you can browse our studio, perhaps even see an artist at work, enjoy a coffee and there is always cake !