Jan Steele is a professional Artist/Photographer - Chef - Recipe Writer
Having been associated with the world of Antique art, Laquer Restoration and Floristry. Jan Steele a self taught cook, published recipies from her own original menus, prepared and supplied a home dinner party service and opened an exclusive 'Private Dining Room' in the ancient Cotswold village of Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire.
Moving to Midhurst, West Sussex, in the late 1980's. Jan was employed at Cowdray Park as Chef/Florist responsible for Polo functions and family events.
The mid 1990's saw Jan employed as Creative recipe designer for Harrods food halls, also providing an exclusive dinner party service for her private clientele.
Having incidentally gained Design and Administration qualifications Jan found herself to be most sought after by Corperate Institutions in the City of London. After several years she became unhappy by the business practices of large organisations and has now devoted herself to the more enduring product of the artist and photographer, applying her natural abilities and expressions in her original artistic works.
Having lived on Paxos, Greece for three years painting from a shop on the Quay at Gaios. Jan returned to Richmond where for ten years she ran her own studio/gallery from a boathouse on the riverside.
Jan now lives in Wiltshire and works between Chippenham were she has her own Studio/Gallery (by appointment only) and Great Chalfield, were she retails her own recipe, home made, gluten free cakes & chocolates both online from her sister website www.wiltshireartisans.com & from her converted stable kitchen
COMMISSIONS IN OILS, ACRYLICS, MIXED MEDIA & PEN AND INK UNDERTAKEN
For further information please contact me 07778 157375.
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