Marion Boddy-Evans

Photo of Artist Marion Boddy-Evans at her easel
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  • Artist
  • Art tutor
  • Author

Experience

Marion Boddy-Evans is a former writer for ThoughtCo. She covered painting for ThoughtCo for 12 years. She is an artist and writer living on Scotland's Isle of Skye, an inspiring part of the world for landscape painting. She sells her crafts and teaches art and quilting workshops on the island in Portree. Marion's painting knowledge comes from formal instruction, studio experience, workshops, self-directed personal study (theoretical and practical), and discussions with other artists. She has contributed articles to art magazines and blogs, edited numerous nonfiction books (including how-to art titles), and authored and co-authored other books.

Education

Marion obtained a bachelor's degree at Rhodes University. She attended evening classes in London ranging from perspective drawing to book design, self-portraiture painting, and life sculpture.

Publications

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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