March 2, 2019

The rolling hills, unspoiled beaches and hidden coves along the South Devon coastline, and in particular the picturesque town of Salcombe, continue to inspire artist Elaine Jones and her painting practice.

Each return visit to Salcombe fosters a desire to expe...

March 2, 2019

Elaine Jones’ latest series of work is based on the West Coast of Scotland. She has produced four large paintings that take their inspiration from the sea lochs around Loch Torridon and the remote but beautiful Applecross peninsula.

Sunlight on Water | 100x120cm | Oil 


August 24, 2017

In the second of our series, A Day in the Studio, we took a behind the scenes look into Elaine Jones’ studio at Jamaica Street Artists, Bristol, to discover how she creates her beautiful abstract landscapes.

Photographs courtesy of Alice Hendy

Your work is often bas...

July 21, 2017

Elaine Jones is well known for her ethereal, abstract paintings, featuring the vibrant colours of Costa Rica and the dramatic and changeable weather of the Arctic. Travelling to diverse and contrasting locations is at the heart of Elaine’s practice, and is reflected in...

June 1, 2016

Some of my new large paintings on display at

Gallery on Fifth - Florida

January 1, 2016

Paintings exhibited at Gallery 22’s opening launch. January 2016

September 18, 2015

Like many artists, Jamaica Street’s Elaine Jones discovered her urge to paint when she was a child. After completing a Fine Art degree at Loughborough University she started to travel the world, becoming inspired by the wide array of colour palettes different countries...

October 10, 2013

A picture of Red Horizon, October 2013 exhibition at Innocent fine art.

January 8, 2011

On location in Tresco. A painting excursion with fellow artists from Jamaica street studio’s.

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January 7, 2011

“Bristol’s Jamaica Street Artists exhibit alongside the Hayward touring exhibition of Matisse’s famous decopage, in an exciting juxtaposition of old and new.”

I was very pleased to be involved in the curation of this exciting exhibition and to have my tryptch displayed...

April 1, 2010

In the spring of 2010 I went on a journey through Costa Rica and Panama. This trip provided much inspiration for my solo exhibition Expeditions at the Fairfax gallery – Chelsea.

The Pacific and the Caribbean coastline, the rain and cloud forests of Monteverde and the ar...

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