About Eleanore Ditchburn

Eleanore Ditchburn MA

Eleanore Ditchburn is an artist who specialises in painting in oil, acrylic and watercolour paints. She enjoys painting her response to her subject matter, particularly landscape and natural history subjects.  The work captures the atmospheric qualities of the Sublime.  Her technique involves many layers of paint which come together to create a dramatic interpretation of her vision.

Eleanore Ditchburn has been working as a professional artist since 2011 and has previously trained in fashion design.  The artist studied at Sunderland University gaining an MA in Fine Art. Work can be found in The Gatehouse collection and she has exhibited most recently at Newcastle’s Central Station.

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Professional Experience


Regularly at art markets click here to see events


December NLDC (Newcastle Learning in Disadvantaged Communities) bespoke artist training day

August Exhibited at the first Northbound, Central Station


Working as an freelance artist


October Exhibited Head for the Hills, Skyeworks Gallery


November Exhibition at Gatehouse Arts

1 to the Power of 10, Group Show

Photography for private client’s website

Short listed for the ‘8×8’ exhibition at The Newcastle Arts Centre,
Newcastle upon Tyne

St. Catherine’s RC Primary School, costumes for production of ‘Cinderella’

St. Catherine’s RC Primary School, costumes for production of ‘A Christmas Carol’

Thomas Walling Primary School, range of Egyptian costumes for historical role-play

Waygood Gallery, Postal Room Weekend, part of the ‘Return to Sender’ exhibition


2017 Living North: The Essential Guide to Art 2018 (Cover and Shopping Guide)

2012 a-n artists newsletter article Eleanore Ditchburn MA June 2012


2017 Level 3 Award in Education & Training

2012 MA Fine Art (Merit), Sunderland University

2010 BA hons Fine Art 2:1, Sunderland University

2003 NCFE Level 2 Certificate For Teaching Assistants

1997 HND Fashion Design & Technology, Newcastle College