Biography of Amina Khan

Amina Khan is a Lincolnshire based artist living and working in Gainsborough. Originally from Liverpool, she studied Fashion & Textiles at Manchester. Her P.G.C.E was completed in Liverpool where she qualified as an Art teacher. Khan has been Head of Art in preparatory schools in Surrey and in Nottinghamshire. After 23 years of teaching, she took the brave step of leaving her profession to work full time as an artist, hold exhibitions, run workshops for for adults, children schools and take commissions.

Khan works mainly in acrylics and is influenced by nature, flowers, butterflies, landscapes, environment and travelling. Her colours are vibrant and she works in abstract and realism. Khan has painted many commissions and works with the client to achieve what they want. Over the years she has held numerous exhibitions in Nottinghamshire, Surrey and Liverpool.