Trained at London College of Printing, Sir John Cass School of Art and Camberwell School of Art in London, Frances went on to work as a scenic artist and muralist both in London and Auckland, New Zealand, where she lived for 12 years. Since returning to Guernsey in 2002, Frances has developed various themes in her work especially Guernsey folklore.
"As a landscape artist my work is concerned with the emotional connection to a place and always striving to communicate that emotion to the viewer. Paintings have to have a reason to be created and work best when possessing an inner life of their own. I tend to work in acrylic or oil, sketching most days'
Frances Lemmon teaches regularly, information on www.guernseyartworkshops.com and takes commissions.