Monthly Archives: November 2012

Super silk screen makes for sumptuous images

A few weeks ago I shared my experiences of a fabulous online art course I did about building sketchbooks.  Well I have been at it again only this time I have been rediscovering screen printing.  I say rediscovering because I … Continue reading

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Sussex, the artistic gateway to the world

This weekend I was lucky enough to catch the last day of a truly superb landscape exhibition at the Towner Art Gallery in Eastbourne.  Titled “A Point of Departure” the exhibition featured work from the Towner’s own permanent collection as … Continue reading

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Ten Artists Ten Responses – journey to an exhibition

The exhibition is finally here!  Today was the day we met up at The Simple Gallery in Esher, Surrey to hang the exhibition.  The gallery itself is tucked away behind the Friends Meeting House in Claremont Lane, Esher.  The meeting … Continue reading

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Ten Artists Ten Responses – diary of an exhibition

Finally it is time for the exhibition I have been stressing about for so long to open.  In a previous post I talked about the pain of creating and the difficulties I had been having in finding inspiration for making … Continue reading

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Ghosts, Ghoules and Scarecrows and Pumpkins

It’s that time of year again when Autumn finally establishes itself, the days get shorter and the leaves turn amazing shades of red, yellow and gold before finally falling to the ground, and in the tiny village of Slindon in … Continue reading

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The Margins of the Lane

While out and about today visiting Chichester University with my daughter who is thinking of studying there next year I had the opportunity to visit the Otter Gallery and see the current exhibition “The Margins of the Lane”. For those … Continue reading

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