We source unique art from poor artists around the world. Every painting sold funds one child's education in Tanzania and the remaining profits and split equally between the artist and the company. ThePositive Ideas Company was created by Iman Fadaei in 2011 to create social businesses with a positive impact on society.
The Cotswold Craftsmen is a non profit making group of professional craftsmen and women who live in and around the Cotswolds, promoting high quality genuine craftsmanship. Members will activelyparticipate in the running of the Group and there is a constitutional requirement to exhibit at a minimum number of Cotswold Craftsmen events a year. All work by a member must be original and hand made by that member.
We are in Quedgeley off the B4008 - 3 miles from Junction 12 of M5. From Junction 12 M5 take the A38 signposted to Gloucester and then the sliproad B4008 to Quedgeley. Turn right at the 2nd Roundaboutinto Quedgeley Retail Park, left at the next roundabout and right by Royal Mail into Space Business Centre. Near to the gallery there is a retail area. A lovely canal to walk along is a short drive away with a canalside pub serving good food.
Enhance your home. Buy original and giclee prints signed by talented artists in the South West and the UK. West Country Galleries was launched in 2007 to offer a selective collection of artwork forsale by talented artists. Sit back and enjoy our gallery. If you have any questions please call our office to receive a quick and personal response. We look forward to helping you find and buy the right art that will give you great pleasure for many years to come!
In the autumn of 2002 a group of local people came together to take forward the idea of establishing an arts centre in the Chipping Hall in Wotton-under-Edge. A core of interested people formed asteering group (Wotton Arts Project) to develop the plans, and went on to develop a schedule of regular classes and events starting in the autumn of 2003. In late 2004 Wotton Town Trust (landlords of the Chipping Hall) started a programme of work to upgrade the building.
Art Shape runs a countywide programme of arts courses and projects with a specific focus on disability issues and social inclusion. We target our activities at providing opportunities for adults andchildren facing disabling barriers, particularly learning disabilities, physical disabilities, mental health service users and survivors, victims of domestic abuse and older people.
Welcome to Nature in Art, the world's first museum and art gallery dedicated to fine, decorative and applied art inspired by nature. Our unrivalled collection is housed in a fine Georgian mansion,featured in Simon Jenkins's book 'England's 1000 Best Houses', just outside the famous cathedral city of Gloucester.
This website contains a catalogue of 5,000 hand coloured intaglio art prints, individually printed from the original, often antique, etched copper and steel plates. These represent some of the finesttraditional art prints available today, being true archival quality etchings and engravings taken from the original steel and copper plates, printed on custom made acid-free heavy weight paper with many being hand coloured to a very high standard.
We believe that developing your artistic skill should be a fun and engaging process. Whether its fine art, ceramics or craft, we cater for both beginners and the more advanced artist, wishing to workin the company of others. With this aim, we provide an environment that is both relaxed and informal. We offer each learner encouragement and professional guidance. Enabling everyone to enjoy a social experience as well as to achieve their full potential.
Through working with both camera and computer Ian creates images that seek to challenge/problematise traditional conceptions of photography and painting. Techniques and understandings from both fields- such as the layering of colour or the interplay of light - are used to produce images that capture the spirit/essence of the locality. In response Ian asks 'does it matter?'.