Eileen Bainbridge is a retired teacher of art and crafts. She lives in St. Albans and has been painting scenes of the local area for many years. After specialising in watercolours and prints for much of that time she now produces mainly acrylics, returning to her native Yorkshire again for inspiration with a few diversions into abstraction. She has shown her work with several local societies and in London and has won a prize with the Herts. Open Exhibition.