Roo S Waterhouse: Feature wall in Spirals this month…

Glance my work in the window of ‘Spirals’ on Market Street, Hebden Bridge this month….


….or step inside and take a closer look!


I'm going to be at Holmfirth Art Market !!

The Art Market
Holmfirth Indoor Market, West Yorkshire
The Art Market is now renowned as an exciting, must-attend event for locals and visitors alike, providing an entertaining, family-friendly celebration of some of the best and most eclectic art the UK has to offer.
Weekend One:
Sunday 22nd June 10am โ€“ 4pm
ยฃ2 entry on the door โ€“ free entry for children under 14 accompanied by an adult.

2 sales and 2 extra weeks for The Comfort of Things :-)

The Comfort of Things exhibition at Hebden Bridge Town Hall

is now on until Sunday 1st June (my Birthday!!)

so you have an extra two weeks to go and take a look!!

(…but you’re too late to these two….)


‘Lone Penguin’ – SOLD


‘BBC Penguin’ – SOLD

swimming lunatics!

Mic and I are attempting to swim a mile in Lake Windemere (along with a few other people). It is for an excellent cause, and may just get us a bit fitter in the process. We’ve already tried our suits out in Lake Ullswater; the Hebridean Sea; Skye Fairy Pools and a river in Glencoe!
We are trying to raise ยฃ350 for Overgate Hospice….Image
me not looking sensible while training in the Fairy Pools on the Isle of Skye
Mic contemplating swimming under the arch….

Meet me at the Town hall on Saturday!
The Town Hall
St. George’s Street
Hebden Bridge

Meet the artist: Roo Waterhouse

Saturday, 3 May, 2014 – 12:00 to 14:00
Come and meet Roo Waterhouse; we’re currently showing her exhibition The Comfort of Things at The Town Hall.
Roo’s paintings are inspired by household objects which she depicts in situ, often larger than life. ย She loves to paint using oils – the traditional medium of reverential portraiture. ย Her paintings observe and appreciate our relationships with the often unnoticed familiar objects in our everyday surroundings; exploring how they can hold onto the stories of our lives, becoming links to past times.

YorInspired !!

YorInspired !!
Read my article on YorInspired – a fabuous blog and website about the inspiring things on around Yorkshire ๐Ÿ™‚
Thank you, Matt@yorinspired

The Comfort of Things is up and ready to open….


No grand opening do, I’m afraid, but I will be in residence for a ‘Meet the Artist’ session on Saturday 3rd May from 12 noon to 2pm

– which just so happens to coincide with the Beer and Cider Festival ๐Ÿ™‚

In the meantime, get on down to the Town Hall in Hebden Bridge and take a look.





All paintings are for sale, and there’s some lino prints too….