Head of Art Patrick Cairns was so impressed by her work that he felt it deserved a wider audience: “So many people remarked on the paintings. I know Living Coasts well, and I realized they would look great there, so I got in touch!”

Meanwhile, 19 year old Resi, who comes from just outside Frankfurt in Western Germany, has completed her studies in South Devon and been accepted onto a course at the prestigious Miami Ad School in Hamburg.

Patrick: “Resi’s work was always highly experimental, she loved exploring new materials, techniques and processes so at this point in her life she did not have a particular style of her own. She studied publicity materials for Living Coasts when she embarked on the paintings.”

For more information go to www.livingcoasts.org.uk or ring 01803 202470.

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