Jake Winkle exhibits widely in the South of England and in 2004 was a finalist in the Daily Mail’s ‘ Not the Turner Prize’ competition. In 2007 Jake’s work was selected for the Royal Society of British Artists exhibition in London and from that time he has been contributing articles about his painting style for The Artist magazine. Jake has made two instructional DVD’s with Townhouse films, ‘Watercolour from Dark to Light’ in 2009 and more recently ‘Light and Movement in Watercolour‘. Jake’s book with the same title was also released in 2012.
Jake has twice been the winner of category and best in show at Marwell International Wildlife Art Society’s annual exhibition and in 2009 was awarded the prestigious St Cuthberts Mill award for best watercolour at the Society of Equestrian Artists exhibition at The Mall Galleries, London. Inspired by light and movement Jake’s paintings are reflections of the world around him. As well as exhibitions in London and the south Jake has undertaken many fine art commissions for individuals and notable organisations including the National Trust.