Debra Franses 

Founder of Mini Monets 

Debra Franses Bean graduated form Central Saint Martins school of art in London in 2005 and has been living in London, New York and Harefield ever since. Working as a professional artist and dividing her time now between Mini Monets, her own art career sculpting and painting and being a mother to her son Newton.  

Its a far cry form her media career in Reuters and the FT that she left in 2001 to focus on her passion for art.

Mini Monets is the fruition of a long term ambition to inspire the talents and confidence of young artists and share her knowledge of art and determination to succeed with young people today. She is a regular mentor for art students of all ages.


Debra' is a contemporary Pop Art artist and her Artbag sculptures can be found in many prestigeous art collections including the Coca Cola Museum in Atlanta. She is represented by Art galleries worldwide  and shows regularly in Art Fairs in New York , Hong Kong, London, Amsterdam, Mykonos, Caracus, Singapore and Palm Beach.



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