Jean Hobson



Curriculum Vitae


BA Hons - Liverpool College of Art

1971 – 78

Moved to Scarborough. 
Lectured in painting, design and history   of art.


First solo exhibition – Pickering, Yorkshire

1979 – 92

Ran Flower in Hand Hotel, Scarborough.
Played accordion with various rhythm and blues bands.
Open studio and exhibited widely in London and Northern England.

1992 - 95

Moved to Glossop, Derbyshire. Opened studio.

1995 –2007

Exhibited in England, Ireland, Germany, Wales and USA

2007 – 2015

Began work on Manchester and Salford. Exhibited in Manchester and Chester. 


Jean has appeared on:

Yorkshire Television’s Calendar, BBC Television’s Look North,
BBC Radio Wales, BBC Greater Manchester Radio, BBC Radio Leeds,
BBC Radio Merseyside, BBC Radio York, BBC Radio Stoke
Her work has featured in:
Homes and Gardens, The Mail on Sunday’s You magazine.
The Telegraph magazine, The Irish Tatler, Perfect Home, Inspirations,
Woman’s Realm, Woman’s Own, Family Circle, Artists and Illustrators Magazine,
Theatre magazine, Cheshire Life, Derbyshire Life, Liverpool Post,
Manchester Evening News, Scarborough Evening News,