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©Copyright 2015 Irina Garmashova-Cawton   Contact:   irinagarmashovafineart@gmail.com

About Myself

Exhibitions and Awards

My name is Irina Garmashova-Cawton. I  am originally from St Petersburg Russia.  I have been living in England since the year 2000 with my husband, son and my Ragdoll cat. I studied at the Academy of Baron Alexander von Stieglitz in St Petersburg. I  produce works in oil, watercolour, and colour pencil. At present moment I am a published artist as well as an award winning and signature member of the UK Coloured Pencil Society  where I take part in the exhibitions every year. I am also a full member of The Society Of Feline Artists where I also take part in an annual exhibition in London at the Llewellyn Alexander Gallery, Waterloo, London. Signature member of the following societies: Society Of Feline Artists and The UK Colour Pencil Society

2008
Patchings Art Centre for The Artist and Leisure Painter Exhibition. Juried and Exhibited.
NEC Birmingham for Leisure Painter's Simply the Best.
Llewellyn Alexander Gallery London for The Society of Feline Artists. Annual Exhibition.
Open Art Exhibition Doncaster Museum and Barnby Dun Art Exhibition.

2009
The UK Colour Pencil Society Annual  Exhibition at Royal Birmingham Society of Artists .
NEC Birmingham for Leisure Painter's Simply the Best
Llewellyn Alexander Gallery London for The Society of Feline Artists.
Open Art Exhibition Doncaster Museum and Barnby Dun Art Exhibition.

2010
Patchings Art Centre for The Artist and Leisure Painter Exhibition. Highly Commended.
Llewellyn Alexander Gallery London for The Society of Feline Artists. Annual Exhibition.
The UK Colour Pencil Society Annual  Exhibition at Stamford. Highly Commended and The Staedler Award.
Open Art Exhibition Doncaster Museum and Barnby Dun Art Exhibition.

2011
The UK Colour Pencil Society Annual  Exhibition at Westminster Central Hall 2011 was awarded. Best In Show Mixed Media.
Llewellyn Alexander Gallery London for The Society of Feline Artists.
Open Art Exhibition Doncaster Museum and Barnby Dun Art Exhibition.
Barnby Dun Art Exhibition.

2012
The UK Colour Pencil Society Keswick Museum. Best in show
Ann Kulberg Colour Pencil Show 2012. 1st Place.
Patchings Art Centre for The Artist and Leisure Painter Exhibition. Juried and Exhibited.
Llewellyn Alexander Gallery London for The Society of Feline Artists. Annual Exhibition.

2013
The UK Colour Pencil Society Annual  Exhibition at Patchings Art Centre. UKCPS President’s Award and People’s Choice.
Llewellyn Alexander Gallery London for The Society of Feline Artists. Annual Exhibition.
The UK Colour Pencil Society Keswick Museum.  Highly Commended.
Barnby Dun Art Exhibition.

2014
UKCPS Annual exhibition 2014  RBSA Birmingham. Highly Commended, People Choice.
Llewellyn Alexander Gallery London for The Society of Feline Artists. Annual Exhibition.
Barnby Dun Art Exhibition.
The UK Colour Pencil Society Keswick Museum.

2015
UKCPS Annual exhibition 2015 The Menier Gallery London. UKCPS Presidents Award
Ann Kulberg Colour Pencil Show 2015. 1st Place.
Strathmore Artists Papers Portrait Competition Best In Show
UKCPS World Of Colour Pencils 2015 Keswick. Reserve Best In Show
Llewellyn Alexander Gallery London for The Society of Feline Artists. Annual Exhibition.
Barnby Dun Art Exhibition.
US Color Pencil Society  Magazine Annual Exhibition 2016 3rd Place

2016
Association Of Animal Artists 2016 exhibition  woinning picture“ Amongst The Irises”  in Animal In A Landscape award
International Artist Magazine Florals and Gardens  Finalist award for “Strawberries”
Editors Choice Artists and Illustrators magazine Portfolio Plus for April picture “Cup Of Tea”