Sarah’s previous training and career as a graphic designer has influenced her art style. It is through the graphic medium that she has discovered a love of pattern, print and colour and started creating art to reflect these passions. The feeling of continuation and the subtle changes that occur over moments in time is often […]
WORKS Paintings for sale on many themes: local and urban landscapes, buildings of interest, plants and still life. There are also illustrations ranging from poetry to the stations of the cross. Allotment drawings and continuous selection of sketchboooks going back to my Student days.
Artventure enables adults with learning disabilities, physical impairments and autism to explore the visual arts in our purpose built studio in the safe grounds of St Peter’s School. We offer many art forms from drawing, painting and textiles to printing and photography. We also offer 3-D – ceramics, modroc and papier-mache. A team of devoted […]
Primarily a painter, my work ranges from abstract mixed media landscape and collage to expressive watercolours and drawings. My work is sensory, capturing the feeling and memory of a garden, a landscape, a place. Using line and repetition, I often paint from life in my garden at home and the RHS garden at Wisley, working […]
I have a selection of smaller works on canvas and paper and larger canvases. Some drift wood pieces. Evocative work based on Cornwall and the Alps. Abstract landscapes.
I have a longstanding fascination with the Terracotta Army and not surprisingly for a ceramicist it is centred on the manufacturing processes. By replicating those methods in my own small way, both in scale and volume I produce my ‘Terrier’cotta Warriors. I use a series of body part moulds in different combinations to make individual […]
Short Acre Studio hosts an interesting and varied selection of paintings, sculpture and photography. Barbara Whitbourn – painter Barbara’s abstracted landscapes in acrylic, oil and mixed media are inspired by the wild and remote Scottish Highlands. Her work reflects an emotional response the natural erosion of the landscape and this shows through in her use […]
Although cities are what inspired my direction and style with their grids and perspectives, my practice has evolved to incorporate landscapes and propeller driven planes of the 40’s. On visiting my studio you will find a mixture of subjects, London and New York inspired urbanscapes, along with landscapes and shorelines, plus the odd spitfire which […]
Dawn’s work is thrown in earthenware, which is then altered and distorted, accidental marks and imperfections are not removed but actively encouraged. The forms are mainly open vessels and bottle shapes which represent individual ’life stories’. The pieces are decorated with abstract and expressive mark making using a combination of coloured slips, underglazes, pencils and […]