The "David Cook Drawing Award"
(NEWA) 2011

Jackson's "Best Use of Colour"
(UKCPS) 2012

The "President's Award"
(UKCPS) 2015

"Best Landscape"
(UKCPS) 2016

The "Christopher Parsons' Award"
(TWASI) 2016


UK Coloured Pencil Society
(SILVER Signature Status)

The Wildlife Art Society International

Art Classes

Longhope Art Group
Latchen Room, Longhope, GL17 OQE
Tuesday mornings 10 - 1pm

Huntley Art Group
Huntley Village Hall, North Road, Huntley GL19 3DU
Friday afternoons 2.30 - 5pm

United Kingdom Exhibitions

Society of Feline Artists
(2008 - present)

Society of Equestrian Artists
(2008, 2011)

UK Coloured Pencil Society
(2009 - present)

The Fosseway Artists
(2010 - present)

Nature in Art (Artist in Residence), Twigworth, Gloucestershire
(2010 - present)

National Exhibition of Wildlife Art (NEWA)
(2011 - 2016)

WWT Slimbridge
(2009, 2015, 2018-19)

The Society of Wildlife Artists

Jackie Cox

"I inherited my talent for art from my grandparents, both of whom were freelance illustrators, so I was always drawing from a young age. When I left school to become an animal nurse at a veterinary practice in Margate, I found that the overnight patients made marvellous subjects and I started doing animal portraits".

In 1981 Jackie had her first exhibition in Tewkesbury and since then has exhibited her work around the UK and abroad.

She moved to the Forest of Dean in 2001 where she had the opportunity to take over a local art class.

"I have always been interested in trying out different mediums and surfaces and this has stood me in good stead now that I am an art teacher".

Jackie regularly exhibits with the Society of Feline Artists, the UK Coloured Pencil Society (of which she is a member and has won several awards) the National Exhibition of Wildlife Art (another award!) and has exhibited with the Society of Equine Artists and the Society of Wildlife Artists.

"These successes have spurred me on to further experiment in new mediums, concentrating even more on light, shadows and nuances of colour".

Jackie lives and works in the Forest of Dean where her art classes continue to go from strength to strength.

News & Events

Association of Animal Artists 'Spring Exhibition'
Date: 6th April - 11th May
Location: Castle Park Arts Centre, Frodsham, Cheshire, WA6 6SE

Society of Feline Artists 'The Spring Show'
Date: 1st - 31st May
Location: SOFA's Online Gallery

TWASI Annual Exhibition
Date: 25th May - 2nd June
Location: Nature in Art, Twigworth, Gloucestershire, GL2 9PA

Fosseway Artists 'Summer Exhibition'
Date: 20th - 23rd June
Location: Chorley's, Prinknash Abbey Park, Cranham, Gloucestershire GL4 8EXA

Joint Artist in Residence
Date: 16th - 21st July
Location: Nature in Art, Twigworth, Gloucestershire, GL2 9PA

Joint Exhibition
Date: 22nd - 28th July
Location: Dean Heritage Centre, Camp Hill, Soudley, Forest of Dean, GL14 2UB

UK Coloured Pencil Society '18th Annual Exhibition'
Date: 3rd August - 4th September
Location: The Station, Station Yard, Richmond, N. Yorkshire DL10 4LD

"Town and Country" Joint Exhibition
Date: 26th August - 6th September
Location: Ilminster Arts Centre, East Street, Ilminster, Somerset TA19 0AN

UK Coloured Pencil Society '16th World of Coloured Pencil Exhibition'
Date: 6th September - 2nd November
Location: The Derwent Pencil Museum, Keswick CA12 5NG

Joint Artists in Residence
Date: 9th - 13th September
Location: The PAN Project, Polpeor Studio, Lizard Point, Cornwall TR12 7NT

Art Group Exhibitions

'Huntley Art Exhibition'
Date: 20th - 20th May
Location: Dean Heritage Centre, Camp Hill, Soudley, Forest of Dean, GL14 2UB

Longhope Art Group 'Forest Matters'
Date: 15th - 21st July
Location: Dean Heritage Centre, Camp Hill, Soudley, Forest of Dean, GL14 2UB

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