The second of our Autumn series of Art Fairs at Shaftesbury Town Hall bringing together local artists to exhibit their smaller scale works. Fine Art - painting, drawing, printmaking, mixed media and sculpture in a variety of styles. A chance to talk to artists about their art and to buy at reasonable prices.
The Brewhouse Theatre and Art Centre. The third year exhibiting number 101 - 150 of the 250 species of bees found in the UK, all recreated in needle felting and stitching by Lydia Needle, and responded to by fifty artists. I have made a companion piece for Andrena Barbilabris, Sandy Mining Bee. Here she is …
Online auction of wooden cut outs of the Dartford Warbler, decorated by artists, celebrities and members of the community to raise funds for Livability Holton Lee near Wareham Dorset. The birds have been exhibited there during Dorset Art Weeks and will be shown at the Russell Cotes Gallery from 31 July to 4 August when the auction will finish. Place your bid on the Flourish Flock Facebook page bu commenting on the bird you fancy! Mine is number 44. https://www.facebook.com/LHoltonLee/
Four Dorset Artists come together to further blur the line that too often divides Craft and Fine Art. All respond to the natural environment in different ways …
Karren Burkett is a painter who explores and records the vibrant colours in her local landscape on a variety of scales, using oils, water colours and pastels.
Colleen Du Pon is an artist blacksmith creating a full range of products from architectural accessories such as gates and canopies to garden and table sculpture.
Amanda House is a textile artist whose creative approach to manipulating fabrics and mixed media is applied to a range of two and three dimensional artefacts.
Andrea Jenkins draws and paints the power of elements and responds to the minutiae of nature, be it the sea, pebbles or inland meadows and hedgerows.
Textiles artist Lydia Needle asked me to be one of fifty artists to respond to the life cycle and habitat of one of the fifty species of bees, which she has created in needle felt. Exhibiton of the outcomes is at ACEarts Gallery, Somerton, Somerset
Studio at Stod Cottage, 49 Lower Blandford Road, Shaftesbury. SP7 8NR
The culmination of NOVEMBER NONSENSE at my Open Studio where you are welcome to come and browse to find a perfect Christmas present or a treat for yourself then make me an offer.
Handmade Christmas Cards (set price) - Printed Cards (reduced price) - Refeshments