Renate Forsyth was born in Germany. After moving to London she studied at Wimbledon School of Art and the Slade School of Art (under Professor Coldstream). In 1964 she qualified as a teacher and worked in a number of London schools until moving to Cornwall in 1969. She continued her teaching career in north Cornwall and to this day combines her art practice with part-time teaching.
Painting in watercolour
2019: Cornwall Watercolour Society, Rock Institute (11-17 July)
Cornwall Watercolour Society