Mortimer has studied ancient art techniques at City and Guilds of
London Art School and under the instruction of Leonetto Tintori in
Prato, Italy and has an M.Phil. in Public Art and Design. Her enthusiasm
and knowledge of fresco, egg tempera, oil painting and gilding is
demonstrated in her own contemporary paintings which have been exhibited
in the UK since 1994.
She has also carried out numerous public art commissions.
now runs courses on fresco painting, egg tempera and ancient
techniques for contemporary artists at her studio in Bosa, Sardinia,