Fee Dickson Reid
Fee Dickson Reid creates expressive, atmospheric large-scale seascapes filled with a sense of calm and peace. Her work is about the solace of the sea, the light filled skies above the local beaches, reflections on sand and water. Fee aims to find the ‘still point in a turning world’, to anchor the viewer to a place and a state of mind that is about tranquility and connection to the natural world.
Fee's background is in in Architecture, having graduated from Edinburgh College of Art in 1996 with a 1st class degree and a joint best in year prize. Painting however had always been her passion, and she left architecture in 2009 to develop her art. By 2015 Fee was bringing up two babies and beginning to exhibit and sell professionally on a regular basis. Her main focus for the last decade has been oils, however she also works in other media, particularly watercolours, and was awarded the Watermark award by The RSW in 2018, and invited to travel to Fabriano as part of the Scottish delegation to the Fabrainoin Acquarello International Watercolour conference in 2019.