Painter and applied artist Este Macleod lives and works in rural Berkshire. Described as a “colourist painter” she works with the concept of domesticity, producing still life and landscape paintings of household objects, plants and natural forms. She also works with sand cast glass and produces sculpture pieces and jewellery. Este has work in public and private collections abroad and regularly exhibits across the UK. Since becoming an England Arts Council advisor, she has helped coordinate projects in schools and corporate environments.