Oenone Hammersley, Alexandria Member Since January 2011 Artist Statement Award-winning artist Oenone Hammersley specializes in painting rainforest wildlife. she has been exhibiting regularly since 1980, with shows in USA, Europe, Australia and Africa. Oenone works in both oil on canvas and watercolour and gouache on paper. Oenone is commited to furthering the cause of conservation through her work and involvement with the World Land Trust and Flora and Foauna International. Oenone was born in England in 1957 and studied theatre design at Wimbledon colledge of art followed by printmaking at the city literary institute. She is married and is currently living in Virginia USA.