Merlyn Chesterman

Merlyn Chesterman is a woodblock printmaker and member of the collective group – Pine Feroda. She is also a Senior Fellow of the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers.

Merlyn was born in England, and grew up in Hong Kong, returning to England to study Fine Art at Bath Academy of Art, Corsham, where she obtained a B.A., and from Bath University a Dip. Ed and now works from her studio in Hartland, North Devon.

“My work is made as an emotional response to my environment, and I am interested in achieving a semi-abstract dynamism. I have exhibited at the Royal Academy, at the Bankside Gallery and the Mall Galleries, London, and in Shanghai and the US. I have been a demonstrator in printmaking at Art in Action.”

Exhibition Highlights


​The Plough, Torrington
Pine Feroda at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition – Lake
Pine Feroda at Surface Cutting at the Royal Academy, London



Pine Feroda at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition – Looking South / January Storm

Rebecca Hossack, 2a Conway Street, Fitzroy Square, London

Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Bovey Tracey, Devon

RE Original Prints, Bankside Gallery, 48 Hopton Street, London



Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London – Atlantic roller

​Zillah Bell Gallery, Thirsk. Group show curated by Norman Ackroyd



Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London – A Prevailing Wind



Royal Academy Summer Show, London – Bent tree

Demonstrator, Art in Action, Oxfordshire

Artworks Available