Francesca Yorke, originally from the United Kingdom, now resides in Santa Fe. Her clients include Gardens Illustrated and a variety of national newspapers and Condé Nast publications. Francesca has over 30 book commissions including Nigella Bites and Going Organic. She was the art editor for a leading international photo agency, and the creative analyst for The Telegraph Color Library.
Francesca’s personal work is wide ranging, from abstract flower portraits to black-and-white reportage. She also portrays the denizens of various contemporary subcultures such as rodeo performers and the world of extreme fighting. This is her fourth year teaching for The Workshops. Francesca’s web site is www.francescayorke.com.