Ceri Allen studied Fine Art Painting at City & Guilds School of Art, London. Her tutors included the famous Peter Coker, Carel Weight and Humphrey Ocean.
She has produced many commissioned works and is represented in private collections in the UK and USA and also in Carlisle City Museum & Art Gallery and St Mary's Hospital, Paddington, Art Collection.
Ceri has received several awards from the Cumbrian Open Exhibition including first prize in 2007. She was selected for the AA2A (Artists Access to Art) scheme, printmaking at University of Cumbria in 2009-2010 and is an elected member of the Lakes Artists Society.
Ceri has had several prominent Residences, including Corpus Christi College, Oxford, and the prestigious NCCA Residency at Kronstadt, St Petersburg.
Works by Ceri are held by many public institutions, including Tullie House, Carlisle, St Mary's Hospital, Paddington and Corpus Christi College, Oxford.