South African Artist, Michele Batchelder

Born in Namibia in 1958, Michelle grew up in Durban. She did a three year Fine Art Course at Durban Commercial High School, majoring in ceramics and painting. After school she continued to paint, draw and had a pottery studio, where she taught and produced ceramics for the local art stores. At one point Michele had her own gallery, but later decided she preferred painting full-time. Her work is represented by numerous galleries