Alison Aplin Alison is a multi award winning sustainable landscape designer of over 25 years. She is a self taught designer, often using quirky and bold ideas within a garden design. These learnt design skills have put Alison in good stead with her artwork. She is a mature-aged artist who dabbled with art as a child. She has revived her love of abstract art over the last 10 years and it is her passion for creating art that has kept Alison sane through the Covid lockdown. There are strong design influences in all of Alison's work. She believes that design is predominant in all abstract art.