Jen Allen

Jen Allen, born 1979 - Artist

Jen’s work is lively and appealing. A limited palette adds a dynamic bold quality to her paintings, with a dash of fine art bravura that would inspire confidence in anyone thinking of commissioning her.

Her international speed painting performances has attracted worldwide attention to her trademark iconic portraits.

Jen graduated from the ‘Bournemouth Institute of Art’ and has been working as a freelance artist since 2000 residing in Torquay.

“Working at speed gives my pieces a sense of immediacy which lends character to my art. I love to paint in any medium which dries fast and will often set a hairdryer on a piece to speed things up further!”

With corporate clients and private buyers hiring the artistic skills of speed-painter Jen Allen, her unique act has been in demand for all manner of events throughout the world. With a degree in fine art, Jen creates iconic images in a matter of moments using pure artistic skill and a limited pallet. Jen’s trademark black and white imagery has sold for large sums and her work is often auctioned after being created as an entertaining artistic piece before a live audience. Jen may also be the only female speed-painter in the world.