Calm and Collected
There is a definite change in the light and the colours up on the moors this week.
Things are starting to feel more autumnal as October marches on, towards…….
A solo exhibition in Hebden Bridge 🙂
My Shelf Portrait paintings of collected possessions (not just books!) hold a reassuring stillness and calm. Conjuring up memories, they give us a chance to reflect upon what is important to us in our daily lives and histories.
In my bookshelf paintings I celebrate a love of books – their power, their magic, the joy and the heartbreak they can give us.
There will be plenty of new bookshelves to browse and a series of new domestic shelves (sneak peek below!).
The exhibition is then open on Friday 29th, Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st from 11am to 5pm.
I look forward to seeing you 🙂
Open Studios Open!!
The artists and makers of Hebden Bridge and the surrounding valleys welcome you into their studios this weekend 🙂
You can find out more about the individual artists on the Hebden Bridge Open Studios website
I will be in my studio at Northlight Studios alongside Kate Boyce Art; Toby Cotterill Jewellery; Juliet Blackman Ceramics; Alex Harwood; Sue Turner Ceramics; Red Mouse Designs; Rach Red Designs; Jane Revitt, Catherine Long and Don Myers…. where we will be looking forward to seeing you between 11am and 5pm 🙂
Thank you to The Yorkshire Post today for a lovely feature all about Open Studios.. You can read it here.
Here is a lovely short film about me and my work made by Sebastian Jennings….
What a Fabulous Weekend!
We are having such a great Open Studios weekend here in Hebden Bridge!
It is wonderful to have so many visitors and to be chatting with people 🙂 The whole town is buzzing!
We all had such a busy day yesterday – and studios are open again today from 11-5.
RIFT: A Northlight Studios Resident Artists Collaborative Exhibition – This weekend!!
Come and see the responses of Northlight Artists to the theme of RIFT..
I will be showing a set of photographs focussing on the rifts in the many lumps of rock around our valley wish inspire, stretch and entertain the climbing enthusiasts from all over….
A most Festive and Fabulous weekend at the Northlight Winter Fair :-)
I know, I know, it’s not Christmas…but this poster is sooooo cute!
Hebden Bridge home for ‘So Hebden Bridge’
A new home in Hebden Bridge for my ‘So Hebden Bridge’ Shelf-Portrait, and a most successful end to my Shelf-Life exhibition at Northlight Art Studios.
Looking forward to taking the remaining new work down to Brick Lane for the New Artist Fair next week…
Winter Art Fair at Northlight 2nd and 3rd December!!