Established in 1977, Graham Gallery specialises in British 19th and 20th century watercolours, oils and prints. The period between 1860 and 1910 was a time when a large number of highly competentprofessional and amateur artists were painting landscapes and village and town scenes in Britain, and it is these artists and subjects which have always been very well represented at the Gallery.
Our speciality is framing and we are members of The Fine Art Trade Guild and follow the Guild Code of Ethics. Our framing team is headed by a guild commended framer with over 14 years of experience. Afull restoration service is also available and we use a Registered Fine Art Conservator. In our sculpture gallery we have a high quality selection of cold cast and foundry bronze sculptures and our giftware section includes handmade studio glass and jewellery by Jonanthan Harris.
A new concept in the World of Arts and Crafts based right in the centre of Reading, Creative Crafts & Workshops at Harris Arcade. Harris Arcade provides a wide range of specialist and unusualshops serving customers throughout the Reading area. Founded in 1930s, this quirky Arcaderemains fiercely independent and is a welcome relief from the bland familiar shops found nearly every where else.
The Art Scope gallery in the stunning atrium at CircleReading provides the ideal space for the display of contemporary art. We have 100 pieces of art on show. This is the largest collection ofaffordable art on permanent display in Reading. All the art is for sale and all profits go to the charity - Alexander Devine Children's Hospice Service.
Tom Cartmill is a visual artist based in Reading, UK, whose mixed media paintings are characterised by their highly textured and intricately worked surfaces. His work explores notions of time, space,patination and erosion. Tom exhibits widely, both in the UK and overseas. He has work in numerous public and private collections thoughout the world.
Canvas art by Kandibox - one of the original long-established wall art, canvas art and poster print suppliers. Kandibox canvas art prints are available in a selection of styles and sizes to suit anyinterior, so you'll be sure to find a variety of canvas artwork that will compliment your living and work space.
A variety of quality arts and crafts for sale including jewellery, paintings, ceramics, sculpture, illustration, antiques, furniture and interiors. Why not enjoy some tea and cake in the idyllicsetting by the river during your visit? For other art-minded people there are also courses to take part in.
F YOU have attended an event recently - perhaps a friend's wedding or your company Christmas party - you may have been fortunate enough to meet a silhouette artist. If so, you probably came away witha small cut-paper portrait and thought it all a lot of fun. While placing it onto the mantelpiece you may like to reflect that your new silhouette is part of a living tradition stretching back to Georgian times.
A potted history of Craftsman Newbury Ltd. and Gallery1753 established early 1960′s. Craftsman opened in West Mills in the early 1960's as an art gallery run by Bernard Rose. In the early 70'sthe business moved to 61 Bartholomew St. by Blackboys Bridge and continued to trade as a gallery but added framing and crafts. Bernard was eventually joined by Peter Pope and then Peter's twin brother the late Alan Pope.
I'm Carol Gibbs, a professional portrait and landscape artist. I teach, undertake commissions and sell my own work at Strawberry Fields Art Studio, Viables Craft Centre, Basingstoke, Hampshire. I workwith a range of media including watercolour, oil, acrylic, pastel and pencil. I can create abstract pieces and landscapes to suit a particular colour scheme and space.