Lynda was born and educated in the UK and is a prize-winning, professional artist living on the Dorset / Wiltshire border.

Her work ranges from delicate, emotive watercolours to dynamic, powerful paintings in acrylic and oil that fully capture the essence of their subject. Multi-talented, she is an illustrator, architectural and portrait painter, art tutor and imaginative landscape artist.

Her work is sought after by discerning collectors, galleries and clients, such as the BBC, BP, the Duchy of Cornwall and the National Trust.


“I want to try to look at the world with fresh eyes every single day. I see beauty, vibrance and colour all around me, I try to capture that in my work to share with others.”  – Lynda



With a background in teaching, Lynda is an experienced tutor of all ages. For over 20 years she has offered group and 1:1 tutoring in the classroom, the studio and on location. Lynda has been a regular course tutor at Dedham Hall, Suffolk and The Yarn Market, Dunster, with students returning year on year to attend her courses.

Private and small group tutoring is offered at Lynda’s home studio and various locations across the South West.

Charges are:

£30 – per hour one to one
£70 – Half Day (2.5 hours for up to three people)
£150 – Full Day (6 hours for up to three people, including light lunch)

Lynda enjoys visiting Art Societies across the South West for painting demonstrations and workshops.

To book or for more information, please contact Lynda through the form below.

Artists Impressions

Bringing an idea to life is a unique skill. For many years Lynda has worked with architects, planners and developers to make their vision an image that can be shared with clients and investors. She is experienced in working from plans and following a clear brief to produce high quality artwork.

For more information please contact Lynda using the form below.


“Thank you so much for the artist impressions, both were exactly what we were looking for.” – Mr P – Architect, Wiltshire


Lynda works with individuals to create precious memories of loved ones, special places and pets that will last forever. To contact Lynda about a commission please fill out the form below.

“Having this beautiful painting of our beloved Buster is such a treasure – we absolutely love it, thank you.” – Angus, Dorset


Dedham Hall Art Course

Dedham Hall Art Course

Visiting Constable Country to teach at Dedham Hall is one of the high lights of my working year. Dedham, the birthplace of John Constable is situated on the River Stour on the Essex/Suffolk border. From this beautiful village one drifts directly into Constable’s...

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The Donhead Art Exhibition

The Donhead Art Exhibition

In November 2021 local artists Pauline Dawkins-White and Lynda Appleby curated the first Donhead St Andrew Art Exhibition which lasted for four days and was held in the newly created community space within Donhead St Andrew Church. Fifteen professional and semi...

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Working in Charcoal

Working in Charcoal

Many people think of charcoal as something to be used to achieve a quick sketch or to put the basic outline of a painting on canvas before the real picture begins. I would like to draw your attention to this sensitive , atmospheric medium and encourage you to return...

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1 Sunny Bank Cottages

Donhead St Mary






07855 179935