I am passionate about the need for wilderness and the plight of Britain's endangered animals. My animal sculptures and wall plaques focus primarily on threatened species in the UK, and celebrate thesuccess stories and are stylistically inspired by etchings, woodblock prints, early 20th century illustration and Art Deco stone carving. My earliest influences as a teenager were the Natural History, Archaeology and Anthropology museums of Cambridge, and they inspire me still.
Studio Dix Neuf is an art gallery in Dartmouth showing exclusively and in mysterious interplay the idiosyncratic and unique artworks by Lys Flowerday and Gilles Bourlet. Dreamlike images by Lys andthought-provoking luminous sculptures by Gilles are synchronously whimsical and puzzling, sober and eccentric, questioning and reposeful. Resolutely unsystematic, these objects and images of desire are crafted with passion to celebrate a handmade aesthetic.
We are an independent gallery which opened its doors in March 2005 with the aim of representing a small group of predominantly West Country based artists. Our mission was to select the most talentedartists in each medium and genre both living and deceased. To that end we specialize in the work of the late Brixham based artist John Chancellor (1925-1984) who is regarded as probably the finest marine painter of his generation.
Portfolio Gallery, situated in St Marychurch, Torquay on the beautiful south Devon coast, is a picture gallery, framing workshop and coffee shop. Specialising in modern framed prints and canvases,complemented by contemporary gifts, stationery and greetings cards, the gallery has been open since 2000 and in that time has built up a strong local following all year round. In the summer months, Portfolio has become a popular destination for many of the area's visitors.
ASHTON CHADWICK is a Royal Academy Schools Post Graduate, former Head of Putney School of Art and Former Principal of Blackheath School of Art. He is particularly interested in the qualities of lightin landscape, which he expresses in a variety of ways, from cast shadows to reflections. The Activity of mark making and layering of colours or tones is often the primary dynamic of his work.
This exhibition highlights the dangers of the North Devon coast, the Graveyard of the Atlantic, to shipping from time immemorial to the present day. This coast is infamous for having at least 10recorded shipwrecks for every mile. Included in this exhibition will be contemporary photographs of what remains of the SS Collier, MS Johanna, the Green Ranger and others.
The company is a world renown adult training business, and a respected and popular global publishing and live hypnosis performing arts production company. We have also been lucky enough to have beenhost to students who have become friends from Indonesia, the United States of America, Most of Europe, Australia, South America, Russia, Africa and the Indian Sub Continent; and have delivered our live training and shows across the UK, in Europe, and in the USA.
Open and Limited Edition Giclée and Lithographic signed prints from original acrylic paintings. This exciting collection portrays nature at its best, British Wildlife, domestic moggies and pedigreekitten cats, alongside wild animals from around the world: wild birds, bears and big cats such as lion, cheetah, lynx and snow leopard.
Gallery owner and artist Ian Nicholls creates magnificent fused glass wall art in his studio on the historic Barbican, Plymouth. Ian's creative mind produces utterly breathtaking designs leaving eachcustomer with a piece of art that goes above and beyond their expectations. Ian's ability to capture the living element that fused glass can create allows him to form glass panels so bold and bright to pieces so calm and neutral giving Ian's work its distinctive unique style.
We look to showcase outstanding works of art from both emerging and established artists from across the UK and the world. We hope you enjoy discovering the works we have on view here at Mayne Galleryand if you are in town please feel free to pop in and say hello. Mayne Gallery is located in the bustling market town of Kingsbridge in the glorious South Hams, Devon.
The essence of watercolour will be explored with emphasis on a more intuitive approach to painting. Through demonstration, theory and practice, you will develop confidence with wet in wet techniques,become familiar with the characteristics of watercolour and discover how to make your paintings 'sing'. You will learn to loosen up, experiment and play with textural techniques using watercolour and mixed media to create expressive results.
We are a family run Company with a high street art gallery and picture framing workshop in the beautiful historic town of Totnes in Devon. We produce picture frames to the highest standards using allthe latest quality products and traditional techniques. We can supply a huge range of styles from our stocks, or in our catalogues.
It's a cinema, it's a gallery, it's a cafe - it's Plymouth's cultural HQ and the centre of the city's artistic life. With a range of bold exhibitions and projects that aim to bring local peopletogether, Plymouth Arts Centre has a reputation for innovation.
We currently produce over 150 flower cards from her oil paintings. In many instances, the cards are reproduced at the exact size of the original paintings. In the range there are currently five sizesof individually wrapped cards, with the smallest also available in note card packs.
FRAMING ---- Established family business offering you a friendly and personal service with professional expertise and creativity in bespoke picture framing at a reasonable price. FRAMED PHOTOS ---Unique range of seascape images framed or mounted of North Devon including Saunton Sands, Croyde Bay, Woolacombe, Putsborough and Various Local Scenes. FRAMED PAINTINGS AND PRINTS--- Beautiful display of sought after local artists original paintings of North Devon, stunning framed local photography.
Bang in the heart of the city, Exeter Phoenix is the South West's foremost multi-artform venue. With hundreds of events programmed each year, spanning music, art, film, theatre and comedy as well as awhole host of learning activities, we are housed in a vibrant venue proud of its diversity and revelling in its eclectic buzz.
Situated in the busy Red Lion Yard, just off Okehampton High Street, is a vibrant and buzzy space where the finest local artists and craftspeople exhibit and sell their work. Alongside this fantasticrange of local work we promote the exclusive Dutch 'Arts Clothing' range, part of only a small range of items we sell which are not local. With over 50 different exhibitors at any one time, The Arts Gallery is brimming with bright, beautiful and inspiring items. We have cards.
Artists materials and framing service. There are several areas of display space arranged and above there are two four star self catering apartments that provide a comfortable and civilised base forcouples exploring Exmoor. Peter, dogs Chloe and Sprocket take pride in their wide and ever changing selection and always welcome customers new and old. With able assistance from Linda and Jeanie.
Art at The Works is an innovative not-for-profit art gallery created by architect Steve Whettem to provide quality exhibition space in Tavistock, Devon, for selected artists to showcase and markettheir work. Contemporary and commission-free, Art at The Works has been endorsed by photographer David Bailey, whose contribution of two stunning images formed the centerpiece of the gallery's opening display in November 2010.
Nigel's fascination with science and space led to his unique patented design of WHY, a question mark made from the letters W, H and Y. The W is at the top, the H is halfway down and the tail of the Yat the bottom curls around to form the dot of the question mark.