Author archive for Jane Tomlinson

  • Oct012022
    Four Colly Birds detail

    Christmas gifts direct from the artist

    Festive, cheerful and easy-to-post, I have a huge selection of original paintings, plus signed prints, tea towels, jigsaw puzzles, calendars, coasters and greetings cards featuring my paintings. Useful and beautiful stuff!

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  • Sep292023

    Van Gogh in Arles – a walk in Vincent’s footsteps

    Originally published in September 2007 and now revised and updated, this blog describes a walk around Arles in the footsteps of Vincent van Gogh, seeking out some of the places he painted.

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  • Mar282023

    Paintings of starlings – a little bird that inspires my art

    The European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) has repeatedly inspired my painting for years. Take a look some of the paintings I have made, including recent ones of the murmuration that happened in Eynsham in 2023.

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  • Jul292023

    The suicide of Vincent van Gogh – 29 July 1890

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    On 29 July 1890, Vincent van Gogh, an unknown 37-year-old Dutchman, died of a gunshot wound in Auvers-sur-Oise. Why did he commit suicide?

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  • Jun152023
    jigsaw puzzle pieces

    Jigsaw puzzles of hand painted maps

    I have ELEVEN 1000-piece jigsaw puzzle designs to choose from of some of my very best loved paintings: the Shipping Forecast, Mull, Pembrokeshire, British Wildlife, Shakespeare’s Plays, & Fantastic Foxes. Discover more and order your jigsaw puzzle today!

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  • Aug172023

    Gifts for map lovers

    My hand painted maps of places & ideas are available as jigsaws, prints, coasters & greetings cards and make lovely gifts for map lovers.

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  • Apr212023
    Artists Jane Tomlinson and Paul Tomlinson

    Artweeks 2023 – exhibition by Jane and Paul Tomlinson

    My brother Paul and I took part in Artweeks, Oxfordshire’s annual visual arts festival in May 2023.

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  • Dec312022
    Painting of a fox in a Ukrainian folk art style

    The Complete Works – my artistic output in 2022

    The (almost!) complete works of Jane Tomlinson in 2022, featuring original paintings, maps, paper mache birds and lots of foxes!

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  • Nov122022
    North American Rock Music Map by Jane Tomlinson

    Track List of North American Rock Music Map

    “Keep on Rockin’ in the Free World” is a map of North American Rock Music that I have painted. This illustrated blog describes the references to the more than 100 bands and artists represented on this amazing painting.

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  • May012022

    Artweeks 2022 – online exhibition

    This online catalogue is intended for use by visitors to my Artweeks 2022 exhibition for Oxfordshire’s Annual Visual Arts Festival in May.

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