• Maria Floyd

    Painter and Illustrator

  • Paintings

    seascapes and landscapes



    Oil on board

    Dancing storm

    Oil on wood

    Shortlisted for the David Shepherd Foundation Wildlife Artist of the Year 2017

    With arms outstretched

    oil on canvas

  • Maria Floyd


    lives in Devon


    Goldsmiths' College London 1990-93

    BA(hons) Fine Art/ History of Art


    Chelsea College of Art and Design 2003

    Childrens' Book Illustration



    My paintings are a direct response to a landscape or seascape, a situation, a moment captured - connecting abstract elements with expressive mark making. Works on paper and board are made outside and nature and the elements make their mark, influencing the finished piece.

    8-13th October 2019

    Rock Institute, Cornwall

    Paintings and drawings for sale.



    Work currently showing and for sale in....

    Beyond the Sea Gallery, Padstow, Cornwall

    The Clementine Gallery, Fowey, Cornwall

    The Square Gallery, St. Mawes, Cornwall


    And a partner wildlife artist for the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation




    Group and solo


    2019 Rock Institute, Cornwall

    2019 The Clementine, Fowey

    2019 Delamore, Devon

    2019 Rosemoor Gardens, Devon

    2019 Moorwood Art, Bruton

    2018 Limekiln Gallery, Calstock

    2018 Delamore, Devon

    2017 The Square Gallery, St Mawes

    2017 Moorwood Art, Bruton

    2017-2018 The Grain Gallery, Sherborne

    2017 Beyond the Sea, Padstow

    2017 Hidden Kitchen, St Ives

    2016 Moorwood Art, Bruton

    2016 Hay studio, Cornwall

    2016 Hewitts, Cornwall

    2016 Shortlisted for Wildlife Artist of the Year, Mall Galleries, London

    2016 Hazlegrove School, Somerset

    2015 Moorwood Art, Bruton


    Work currently on show


    Beyond the Sea Gallery




    The Square Gallery

    St Mawes



    The Clementine Gallery






  • Contact

    Let me know if you are interested in my work or in any forthcoming exhibitions