Blaze was born in Wiltshire and now lives and works in London. She graduated from the City & Guilds of London Art School in 2014 with an M.A. in Fine Art after a previous career in the fashion industry. And was elected as an associate member of the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers (R.E.) in 2017. Working within the mediums of drawing, etching, and woodcut, her primary subject area is landscape. Having a particular fascination with ancient trees, the portrayal of time and the beautiful grotesque. Blaze has shown work with many of the leading art and printmaking societies and in 2015 she joined ‘The Arborealists’ an international group of artists specializing in the representation of trees.


2013-2014     MA Fine Art                                     City & Guilds of London Art School
1989-1992     B.A. (Hons) Fashion Design          University of Westminster (Harrow College)

2017               R.E. Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers  Elected as Associate member
2015               The Arborealists                               International Artist Group

2016               Time & Tide                                  Wellington College, Berkshire


2018                Print Rebels (RE)                            Bankside Gallery, London SE1        
2018                Pastel Society Annual Exhibition  Mall Galleries, London, SW1
2017                Mini Picture Show (RE)                 Bankside Gallery, London SE1
2017                Arborealists:The Art of Trees         Bermondsey Project Space, London SE1
2017                Affordable Art Fair                         Battersea, London, SW1
2017                MA + Fellows Show                        City & Guilds of London Art School, London
2017                Woolwich Print Fair                       Woolwich, London SE18
2017                National Original Print                  Bankside Gallery, London, SE1
2017                Jiangsu Exhibition                          Bankside Gallery, London, SE1                                            2017                'Into the Woods'                              The Chapel Gallery, Herefordshire
2017                The Arborealists                               Abbaye de Sainte-Benoit, Poitiers, France 
2017                The Arborealists                               Nature In Art Museum & Gallery, Gloucestershire
2017                RE Original Prints                           Bankside Gallery, London SE1
2017                Affordable Art Fair                           Hampstead, London NW3
2017                London Original Print Fair            Royal Academy, Piccadilly, London W1
2016                Woolwich Print Fair                         Woolwich, London SE18
2016                National Open Print (RE)               Bankside Gallery, London SE1
2016                The Art of the Tree (Arborealists)   Westonbirt Arboretum, Gloucestershire       
2016                The Arborealists                                St Barbe Museum & Gallery, Lymington
2015                ING Discerning Eye                          Mall Galleries, London SW1
2015                The Masters (RE)                              Bankside Gallery, London SE1
2015                RWA 163rd Annual Exhibition      Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
2015                National Original Print (RE)           Bankside Gallery, London SE1
2015                ‘Islands of the Blest’                          Strand Gallery, London WC2
2015                From the Studio Floor                      Anise Gallery, Shad Thames, London SE1
2015                Royal Society of British Artists        Mall Galleries, London SW1
2015                RBA Rising Stars Exhibition           Lloyd’s Register Gallery, London EC3
2015                Works on Paper                                 Science Museum, London SW7
2014                AAF Recent Graduates Exhibition   Battersea Park, London SW1           
2014                MA Graduation Show                       City & Guilds of London Art School, SE11
2014                London Original Print Fair              Royal Academy, London SW1
2013                Royal Society of British Artists        Mall Galleries, London SW1
2012                Society of Graphic Fine Artists        Menier Gallery, London SE1
2012                Cork Street Open Exhibition           Cork Street, London W1
2012                R.E. Open Exhibition                       Bankside Gallery, London SE1
2012                Society of Women Artists                  Mall Galleries, London SW1
2012                Royal Society of British Artists        Mall Galleries, London SW1
2011                ING Discerning Eye                          Mall Galleries, London SW1
2011                Cork Street Open Exhibition           Cork Street, London W1

2017                Ashmolean/Vivian Leigh Purchase Prize
2015                Finalist ING Drawing Bursary          
2015                Finalist RBA Rome Scholarship
2014                 Norman Ackroyd Prize for Etching  
2014                Slaughterhaus Print Studio Prize     

2018                HRH Queen Elizabeth II Collection, (RE Boxset) London
2018                British Museum Collection, (RE Print Rebels Boxset) London
2018                V&A Collection (Print Collectors Club RE) London
2017                Ashmolean Museum, RE Diploma Collection, Oxford, 
2017                Ashmolean Museum / Vivian Leigh Purchase Prize, Oxford

2015                Cill Rialaig Arts Residency              Co Kerry, Ireland

2016                The Arborealists: The Art of the Tree  Published by Samson & Co 2016
2017                The Arborealists: The Art of Trees  Published by Plato-Beale productions      

2014-17          Printmaking Fellow                          City & Guilds London Art School, London SE11
2015-Present  Etching Tutor                                   Putney School of Art, Putney, London SW15
2015                Artist Talk                                        
Slaughterhaus Print Studio, London SW9