Surrey Artists Open Studios 11th – 26th June 2022
We are 3 friends who paint in oils & watercolours, but in very different styles. On display in a working studio will be many paintings, framed or unframed and sketch books of our outdoor paintings
Visit my home studio to see a gallery of my previous pet portraits painted in my unique style using wet inks. Visit my shop at the same time to buy dog/cat designs on stationery, homewares and gifts.
Three contemporary artists showing a diverse selection of painting, ceramics and photography in the studio, courtyard garden and conservatory with demonstrations of work in process
Studio and gallery with large
selection of work to buy. Watch a demonstration or try your hand at glassmaking with a taster course.
A collection of simple, thrown, porcelain forms combined with my love of expressive mark making. From small cups to large bowls, vases and lights.
A working studio, where you can see metalworking, welding and lampwork glass in progress alongside an exhibition of finished works for sale.
Four members of the Ginger Cactus Art group will be exhibiting this year. All four have very different styles so there should be something for everyone.
A harmonised response to the natural landscape from an artist and ceramicist. The colours of Nicola’s glazes are complemented by Alison’s contemporary paintings. Woodland garden studio location.
Inspirational working studio showing gutsy coastal and landscape paintings, alongside exciting new abstract paintings, prints, cards & ceramics. Great location with restaurant. Not to be missed!
Painter interested in landscape and portraits of pets and people.
A passion for exploring techniques and subjects means you can expect to see work ranging from felt-tip studies of burlesque models to mixed media landscapes, pastel life drawing and animal portraits
Beautiful wildlife portraits in coloured pencil and pastel - Original art, limited edition prints, greeting cards and gifts.
Contemporary artworks - figurative, semi-abstract and abstract, inspired by colour and nature. Acrylics, mixed media and one of a kind felted pictures and accessories. Felting workshops.
I make a selection of coiled vessels and pieces for the home.
A varied range of figurative and abstract drawings and paintings in mixed media- collage, acrylics, oils, charcoal and pastels.
The Surrey Hills inspire me to paint expressive, semi-abstract landscapes which capture drama, feeling and movement and are characterised by free, loosely layered brushwork and gorgeous colours.
I will be showing some of the paintings and ceramics I have recently produced
A collection of artists using different mediums and styles.
Work by artist will be on show for the whole event when shop is open on normal hours
Various Artists will be at Studio during stated times
Contemporary mixed media textile. Inspiration comes from the natural environment and discoveries made through the development of making.
FREE mini textile/stitch print workshops every open day.
Meet our artists and buy directly from them. Our Gallery showcasing many different styles and genre’s is in a large Barn in Newdigate with free parking. Seven of our artists’ studios will be open.
Monique Birley and Tina Collins share a love of painting plein air and the study of the figure. They both enjoy colourful, bold and expressive work in a range of media although their styles differ.
Based in Earlswood and part of the mental health charity Richmond Fellowship, Art Matters is a community arts studio offering a supportive environment to artists wishing to explore their creativity.
A group of four exciting and award-winning artists creating unique and distinctive artwork in textiles, pastels, silver and paper.
Artists Tania Oko Becca Clegg David Dragon & Nicola Keelan join photographers Diana Uzun & Rebecca King printmaker Helen Locke ceramicists Liane Matthews & Julie Barham & glass artist Fran Mccaskill
Artventure enables adults with learning disabilities, physical impairments and autism to explore the visual arts.
We are passionate about taking the time to find and select innovative artists who create distinctive contemporary fine art, mixed media , ceramics and sculpture. Work showing in gallery and garden.
Janine and Jane both work with textiles ( feltmaking, weaving, knitting and stitch), mixed media jewellery and Jane also with ink and watercolour painting.
Visit Bell St. Artists: featuring artworks by Alison, Carolyn, David & Monica. Discover a myriad of art styles & works, including sculptures, jewellery, portraits, landscape, & abstract paintings.
Our studios are nestled in the woods, the artists will be working in their spaces and exhibiting sculpture, painting, ceramics, glass, wood, willow, woven textiles and mixed media.
The Make It group at Bloomin’ Arts are a collective of inspirational visual artists with learning disabilities. The artists create paintings, collages, sculptures, installations and bespoke artistic
I make a variety of stained and fused glass items inspired by the natural world and science.
I am an artist based in Chobham, Surrey. My artwork ranges in a variety of media. It is mainly figurative, though some of my pieces can be abstract.
I run drop-in workshops for children, £ 1-2.
Hand woven silk scarves.
Catherine is best known for her still life oil paintings which are a quiet celebration of everyday moments. Catherine has a particular interest in colour, pattern and reflections.
Christine is a painter/printmaker working in mixed media. This gives the freedom to mix processes in the same artwork, using paint, print and collage to describe the built environment.
Claire Grahame: Sculptor and artist
At clay pots studio you will find wheel thrown earthenware pottery that is hand painted and colourful. Planters, vases and bowls, as well as items such as tealights and trinket boxes are available.
Craft potter working in earthenware creating bespoke clay pots and garden lighting, including decorated domestic pieces.
My artwork consists of tactile abstract paintings in acrylics. The inspiration is either landscape, often local to Frensham and Farnham or based on people who have inspired me.
Craft potter working in earthenware: clay and light effects, pierced tree-pots and some decorated domestic ware.
Nine artists showing an exciting range of work for sale, including Jewellery, Ceramics, Photography, Paintings, Silver, Millefiori, Woven willow and Embroidery.
Creative Response is an arts charity supporting individuals struggling with their mental health. Our exhibition will be a showcase of our talented participant's varied styles of work.
Drawings and paintings in oils, watercolour and drawing media.
Father and son share a rural garden studio. Lively and contemporary paintings in watercolour, acrylic and collage featuring figurative, abstract and landscape subjects.
I create semi representational and expressive abstract artwork inspired by nature and responding to experiences. I use acrylics, oil and cold wax medium, watercolour, inks, monotype and mixed media.
A large studio and a magical garden greets you, to see Deborah's mixed media paintings using inks, acrylics, pastels created through colour and mark making. Open a sketch book or watch a demo.
Contemporary, shimmering mosaics for the home and garden.
Linocuts, collagraphs, mixed media paintings and glass work all on show in my garden studio
Come along to see a Weaving Studio set in the countryside! Rebecca will be demonstrating on her loom but will also have smaller looms which are used during her workshops for you to have a go.
A vibrant display of Ceramics, Digital Print work and bespoke jewellery.
Recognised for her joyous, colourful paintings celebrating a love of flowers, quirky animals, places and everyday things. Paintings, prints, cards. Please contact to visit at times other than listed.
I work from my garden studio, sculpting garden ornaments inspired by seed heads and I make botanical inspired vases and hanging bird decorations which are created by impressing lino cuts into clay.
Bold, colourful and contemporary abstract seascapes
At Espasa Studio you will find a wide variety of artwork: from oil paintings, watercolours, candles and crafts to photographs of my professional fashion portfolio, with some local images too!
A series of atmospheric seascapes and landscapes, created to capture a moment. Painted in oils, with gold and silver leaf enhancing the movement of light.
A mix of stunning Paintings & Artwork in all mediums, Ceramics indoor & outdoor Sculpture by our membership of Professional & Amateur Artists & Creators.
Artist demonstrations daily.
Four artists offering prints & cards in various media (linocut, letterpress, woodcut & collagraph), functional pottery, lampshades & ceramic jewellery, and crocheted fashion accessories & gifts.
Inspired by nature, my semi-abstract paintings are a response to our landscapes and coasts - in a courtyard garden studio filled with light.
Follow signs to Millais Nurseries.
Semi-abstract landscapes of all sizes in all colours reflecting the local countryside.
I paint highly detailed artworks of botanical subjects in watercolour and colour pencil. Original artwork, limited edition Giclee prints, greetings cards and gifts will be available to purchase.
Hand cut & painted fused glass pieces, ranging from coasters, birds, hanging panels, garden glass.
Detailed paintings: Landscapes; Architecture; Portraiture; Plants;
Printmaking: Etchings/Aquatints, Mezzotints; Linocuts
Landscapes (based on my travels); Visionary esp mermaids
Five artists showcasing their work within a stunning garden and studio setting: a travel photographer, sterling silver jeweller, glass artist and sculptors working in glass, metal, wood & limestone.
Thrown vessels, vases and bowls, hand decorated with bold graphic motifs. Please phone to visit at times other than those listed.
Plein air painter. I like to be outdoors connecting and studying the beauty all around. I make small oil/pastel studies which I later make larger. My studio is a work place, you will see how I work.
Please pop in to my studio, I have screen prints, drawings, paintings, cyanotypes, cards and wrapping paper on display. I will be running workshops for adults and children throughout the two weeks.
Immersive landscape paintings situated between the realistic and the romanticised. Grace’s fascination with light is seen throughout the work, from sparkling Surrey rivers to sunlit Cornish coves.
I make photomontages then silk screenprint and sandblast these images onto hand made, mouth-blown glass, using traditional kiln-fired stained glass paints and enamels.
Beautiful Local landscapes in oil and acrylic, birds on Linen, ink drawn scenes, resin poured Art along with abstracts inspired by water.
Evocative abstract landscapes. Cornwall, Yorkshire moors, seascapes and mountainscapes. Inspired by my travels. I enjoy capturing a moment in time when the connection and emotions made my heart sing.
Two figurative painters in pastel, oil, acrylic & watercolour. Their subjects include land and seascapes, street scenes, figure painting and portraiture.
Peter's special interest is automotive art.
This studio is a collective of five artists. Between us we produce, paintings, mosaics and sculptures, large and small.
You will find a variety of mosaic plant pots , frames and balls . I also have a large selection of mixed media heads , torsos and lamps . Everything is handcrafted and unique.
Collection of Watercolour & Acrylic paintings, inspired by nature and our family travels. These paintings depict landscapes, seascapes, still-life, botanicals, animals and birds on canvas and paper.
My work ranges from abstract mixed media landscape and collage to expressive watercolours.
Jane hand builds sculptural garden pots from stoneware clay while Pip sews hand made linen dresses, napkins and more!
Please come and visit us in the garden next to the cricket pitch in Elstead.
No two pieces of my work are the same, each piece is handcrafted and carefully considered from the initial design stage through to the finished piece, a truly hand produced product.
A contemporary, mixed media artist with a love of colour and pattern. Inspired by landscapes, trees, plants and nature.
five artists and makers in a garden setting in a quiet corner of Surrey, exhibiting paintings, prints, ceramics, jewellery and knitwear: welcoming visitors to see their new work and working methods.
Handmade limited edition reduction linocuts of local Surrey landscapes and London architectural prints are available for sale.
Contemporary stained glass artist using traditional methods to create windows and small panels. Winner, Surrey Artist of the Year 2021.
Jill's work covers a wide range of styles, media and subject, including landscape, portraits and abstracts.
Gill Cann's work displays her passion for plants, leading to detailed portraits.
Assemblage, mono prints, collage and photos, set in a house and garden that reflect the work.
A working garden studio showcasing colourful birds painted in oil.
Small collectible paintings, Giclée prints and greetings cards for sale.
Jo also teaches life drawing, portrait and oil painting.
I am glass maker of unique & vibrant cast and fused decorative & functional glass. My work is inspired by the colours and uses the textures of the natural world.
My latest work is inspired by the concept of impermanence, life cycles, endurance and fragility…
Outdoor and indoor contemporary glass, metal and ceramic artwork displayed in artist's studio in a spectacular garden.
I'm an illustrative artist using pen and ink, watercolour and collage in a whimsical style with detail and pattern. I run online and face to face classes. Illustrated books. Commissions welcome!
Ceramics and fused glass displayed in a beautiful, welcoming garden. We have items for home and garden including ceramic platters, totems , jewellery, fused glass suncatchers and plaques, & mugs
Working in acrylics, I love painting animals and birds, which are often (but not always) brightly coloured and a little bit quirky! I’ll also have cards from my animal paintings and a few landscapes
You will find a selection of ceramic vessels, enamel wall art and jewellery in my working studio. I will be demonstrating the art of enamelling throughout the day.
In a garden studio I use paint, collage and print techniques to create colourful responses to manmade and natural subjects.
Paintings, mixed media. A walkers Landscape of Surrey, Pembrokeshire, Scotland.
A working hot glass bead (flame work) enamel and jewellers studio. I will be demonstrating bead making techniques.
A selection of my contemporary jewellery will be available to purchase.
I enjoy both hand-creating and throwing my pieces on the wheel, as well as experimenting with different glazes and techniques. Decorating each work is an expression of my love of painting and drawing
We are a group of creative photographers practicing across different genres including digital, conventional and ecologically aware processing and printing, cyanotypes, photograms and scanography.
Abstract paintings based on observations made in the landscape. These are mostly acrylic on canvas and many are also collaged. Sketches and drawings will also be on show.
Paintings and Giclee prints of the Surrey Hills.
My pictures are collages. The images I use are close-up photographs of natural objects I see when I'm out and about. I print the images out and tear the paper by hand to make the pictures.
Laura specialises in oil painting. She paints a wide range of subjects from sill life to landscapes. Laura will be running workshops for those wanting to try their hand at oil painting.
Working from her home studio in Haslemere Libby Daniels makes colourful decorative and functional earthenware ceramics with stamp impressed designs and abstract painted surfaces.
Linda Walsh makes richly coloured textile-based mixed media framed pieces inspired by her wide-ranging travels.
Terri Smart is a highly accomplished ceramic sculptor.
Lino prints exploring whimsical imagery, colour and pattern.
During Open Studios I will be displaying works on paper (framed and unframed), including: ink and charcoal drawings, cyanotype prints and monoprints.
I am a painter and a potter. My paintings cover a variety of styles, media and subject. My work is usually rich in colour and texture inspired by nature and the landscape.
An exciting exhibition of abstract, expressive and contemporary paintings together with sculptural glass and ceramics. Featuring Liz Hauck, Adam Aaronson, the Wildwood Artists and guest artists.
Louise works in freestyle water colour inks and acrylics to bring realistic and imagined effects to her paintings. She has a passion for colour and brings modern realism to her work .
A collection of framed oil paintings, watercolours and embroideries. Mounted unframed artwork. Small off cut frames. Framed chalk boards. Gift cards and hand knitted homeware.
Luke draws on location and is fascinated with how drawing can help connect with places and people. Luke creates pen and ink drawings aiming to capture the atmosphere and essence of each environment.
I'm a Wildlife Artist with a passion for nature and conservation. I love to capture the spirit and character of animals and birds. Original paintings, Limited Edition prints and cards available.
Mai’s etchings and paintings are inspired by historic architecture and daily life in the country, while Ruth’s rich textured collagraphs and etchings express her love of seasons and the creatures.
I am inspired to paint from life, using nature for inspiration. I use various media, painting on board, paper and canvas. My speciality is still life, landscape and abstract painting.
Get the Sculptors Insight. A display of figurative and portraiture sculptures in various stages of production from concepts to finish. Learn about the classical teaching approach using plaster casts.
Oil paintings - still lives, portraits, landscapes. Visit at 3pm to enjoy a short talk & demonstration 'Let's Talk Colour’
The art Marion creates celebrates and explores the simple beauty of our natural world. Colour plays a vital role in her work and the richness of depth is achieved through using a mixed media approach.
Contemporary painter using acrylic/mixed media to create landscape,still-life and abstract work
Tamsin creates original paintings, prints and cards, inspired by her love of nature. The studio is surrounded by a large garden with a pond and chickens, backing onto open countryside.
Mona and Michelle both research craft and digital media practices. Michelle investigates the possibilities between ceramics and 3D printing. Mona creates experimental textile installations and prints.
New House is home to 20 artist studios. Collectively the residents at New House engage in a wide variety of practices ranging from painting & printmaking to mixed media collage & bargello needlework.
Working studio and gallery space, full of variety. Nicky will be showing her colourful trees, nudes and florals alongside Emilia's lively cityscapes and abstracts and Jon's urban photography.
Characters emerge into light to celebrate a new day. Experimental jewellery combines with fashion design & photography. Fashion story & photo art which explores persona, contrast and illusion.
I work mainly on the wheel creating functional stoneware items for everyday use to brighten up your home. I decorate with wax resists to create a sense of depth within the layers of glaze.
Artist/Printmaker: drawings, paintings, etchings, collagraphs, artist books and cards, £2 - £1500 Printmaking demonstrations.
Colourful and original mixed media paintings, collages, cards, gifts and textiles inspired by the beauty of flowers, birds and nature, in a peaceful rural garage studio and gallery.
You will find ceramic figures, Sgraffito decorated plates and mono-prints creating a world of masquerades, blending stories and icons from across history in a visual journey.
Pippa's work is focussed on the environment, with a particular interest in our use and relationship with single use plastics. Her work is made from found beach plastic, plastic bags and bottle tops.
Carol’s jewellery is unique and hallmarked. She draws in charcoal and paints in oil.
John is a figurative artist of still life, landscape and portraiture in oil.
Slip-decorated functional stoneware pottery. Individual pieces made in my garden studio and inspired by the natural world: landscapes, trees, coastlines, flowers, birds and fish are recurring themes.
Four artists have come together to show acrylic paintings and collage, figurative table top and garden sculpture, ceramic pots and bowls in stoneware and porcelain and wood turned bowls and artefacts
I create semi-abstract vibrant and textured paintings & jewellery using mixed media including, glass, paper collage, acrylic and gold leaf. My work is highly tactile, deeply coloured and textured.
My garden studio will be full of colourful abstract landscapes inspired by the English countryside. I will be painting outside, demonstrating my techniques and talking about the ideas behind my work.
I work mainly in oils but I also use watercolours and experimenting with mixed media and using collage elements in my work. My main subjects are landscapes and seascapes. I also make driftwood art.
Sarah is a semi-abstract landscape painter who specialises in painting the Surrey Hills and Cornish Coastline.
Sarah is a plein air painter working direct from life outdoors. View and buy her collection of impressionist oil paintings produced with a fresh and spontaneous approach, from her garden studio.
Abstracted stylised realism; I take real life shapes, objects, landcapes and living things and combine them in both an abstract and realistic style.
I work with mixed media and photography. My art is abstract and pattern like with a repetitive nature.
I try to capture the continuation and subtle changes that occur over moments in time.
From her garden studios in Farncombe Rachel teaches stained glass, makes exhibition panels and produces linocuts and greeting cards. Guest artist Tess Williams will be showing jewellery and prints.
Short Acre Studio has four artists exhibiting with abstract landscapes in mixed media, fantasy watercolours, photorealist oil paintings and resin and bronze sculpture
Exquisitely decorated pieces of work such as: platters, bowls, vases, jugs, pots and water decanters.
Abstract artist - collage and printmaking
A collection of expressive colourful abstract works exploring the juxtaposition of natural form and the built world. Works in various sizes from 30x30cm to one metre plus, in acrylic and mixed media.
I work in oil paint, mostly on location as well as large studio pieces and my technique is described as ‘loose and impressionistic’. Much of my work is inspired by the Surrey hills and south coast.
In Sue's garden studio, visitors will see a wide range of watercolours, for subjects as diverse as landscapes, seascapes, boats, architecture, house portraits, still life and semi-abstract patina.
I paint with a number of different mediums, acrylic, oils, pastels and mixed media, using textures and gels for the paint to flow around on their our journey.
I'm a painter of everyday folk - the real not the ideal ;)
I'll be showing a range of oils, acrylics, works on paper, and greeting cards - all of affectionate observations of us.
I make paintings, collages, photomontages, garden sculptures and cards in colourful vibrant images
Beautiful glass, painting, ceramics, jewellery and more. Visit the vibrant Harvey Gallery in central Guildford to see and experience the skilled and inspiring work of Surrey Adult Learners and tutors.
Unique & beautiful knitwear created in Sue's home-studio, where you will be able to browse, try on & buy during your visit, as well as seeing work in progress, sketchbooks, knitted swatches & more.
A varied selection of my work floral, architectural,calendars,notelets, cards, accessories new deckchairs, new folding stools and home wares of both floral and architectural work. Work in progress.
My work exhibits my main passions: illustration, vivid colour, pattern and texture. My collections comprise handmade upcycled silicone jewellery and digitally printed textiles.
An active member of Wildwood Artists, Sylvia creates abstract collage and mixed media paintings inspired by her love of the great outdoors -raising funds for Alzheimers Society since 2019.
Contemporary artist & printmaker exploring the use of plaster in semi-abstract painting with intaglio and relief printmaking.
Here you will find the 'Terrier'cotta Warriers and other historical Canines represented in ceramic media. A variety of Pen and ink drawings of dogs will also be on show.
Sculpture, painting and drawing in many styles and media - around 100 works for sale from 20 artists in the studio, garden and woodland setting of David's home near Haslemere.
Oil paintings and linoprints
I work primarily in watercolour, sometimes including ink and acrylic, plus some digital graphic art work. My subjects vary, but include the local scenery and things that interest me.
Set in a beautiful garden( much admired by previous visitors) are many paintings varying in subject, media and price along with unusual statement jewellery of semi precious stones set in silver.
The Grange will be showing a wide variety of art and crafts with some new exciting additions of group installations, pottery, photography, mosaics, textiles and resin work.
Hand sewn and embroidered items using new and vintage textiles. Cushions, collages, brooches, berets and more.
Original paintings in oil and acrylics. Pet portrait commissions. Limited edition Lino prints.
I work with terracotta clay, producing unique, hand-built designs suitable for both indoor and outdoor use.
Mixed media, vibrant, quirky, original, RESPLENDENT, RESPONSIBLE art painted on to RECLAIMED surfaces. A mix of original work, high quality giclee art prints, some print making and paper cut art too!
Illustrator, Cathy Brett is once again joined in her studio by good friends and fellow professional artists, Tania Busschau (SGFA) and oil painter Imogen Hartridge.
Painting, mostly in oils, cover a wide range of subjects from landscapes, animals, interiors and unusual scenes which I inspire me. I hope you love them.
We are a mother and son duo, presenting an exhibition of paintings featuring landscapes, fauna, flora and geometric patterns.
Tiffany loves to use bright, bold colours in her unique artwork. She has created a style called Fractured, a little like Cubism, and also paints Rainbow animals, which speak for itself!
Visiting my garden studio will enable you to see what can be created using alcohol ink & my inspiration of nature will be obvious. My 2nd year of participating after a fantastic 2021 event.
I'm a textile artist inspired by the beauty of nature. I love re-using materials and combining with mixed media to create original artwork.
Using traditional techniques I design and make bespoke jewellery, mainly using sterling silver and often incorporating semi-precious gemstones.
Julie and Wendy: we both take inspiration from nature and enjoy (the most) creating landscapes and still life. In Wendy's studio we will sell original work, prints and cards.
Welcome to my working studio in my wilding garden near Liphook. The walls are hung with my impressionist oil paintings and limited edition prints - land, sea, cityscapes, animals, figures and flowers.
Elaine Kirby and Sylvia Swainson will be offering a wide range of artwork (oils and acrylics) and cards for sale at our Garden Studio on the Green in the lovely village of Chiddingfold.
Our large marquee will be full of the diverse work of members of the Society. Showcasing ceramics in all its different forms. Fascinating live raku firings to open the event.