Members of Eddisbury Artists discussed aspects of memories, nostalgia and longing as a group and used this as the starting point for producing works for the exhibition. Individuals have then been freeto interpret the theme in their own way to produce a diverse range of linked works.
We always stock a great selection of original paintings and limited editions both in contemporary and traditional styles of various subject matter. With our many years in the Art & Framing trade wehave built a reputation for choice and quality. We hope you enjoy browsing through the site.
BIG ART by local artists - a collection of art works brought together because they are all bigger than one metre long or high. Traditional and contemporary art in subtle and daring palettes. We dareyou not to like one if not all. Why not watch glassblowing demonstrations at 12 noon, 1.45pm and 3.00pm with Sarah & Charlie. We also do glass blowing taster sessions.
The Paperboat Gallery, run as a social enterprise, will bring the arts to the town of Ellesmere Port in a pioneering project aiming to give people of all ages and abilities the opportunity toexperience arts and crafts and to enrich lives by inspiring creativity. Our vision is to create a vibrant, inspiring and flourishing gallery environment that brings art to life and provides a platform for professional artists, talented amateurs and young newcomers.
Launched in September 2012, with the shop itself opening on Saturday 6th October 2012, we aim to provide a creative enterprise hub to artists, designers and crafters. Our long term aim is provide aspace for people to learn new skills, work together to develop existing skills and share skills and most importantly have fun while doing it.
Interested in the intangible, that which we feel but cannot translate. My paintings begin with feelings derived from alternative perspectives bordering on a spiritual leveland the beauty in thecolours found within nature. Working the contrasts of depth, texture & luminosity and a slightly obsessive edge, intricacy & layering. I choose to take you on a journey of the cosmos around me and the discovery of art being a spiritual experience.
Martin Jones graduated from Manchester Metropolitan University in 1988 and worked as a freelance illustrator for magazine and book publishing companies in London. Clients included The Radio Times,Elle magazine, Cosmopolitan and The Observer magazine. In 2002 he began lecturing in illustration at Wigan and Leigh College. Martin is currently a full-time painter and takes part in exhibitions around Merseyside.
FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology) is the UK's leading media arts centre, based in Liverpool. Our award-winning FACT building is home to three galleries (showing four exhibitions peryear), a beautiful café operated by the team behind LEAF on Bold Street, a cosy bar, and four state of the art film screens (including intimate sofa-seated The Box), programmed by our cinema partners Picturehouse and showing the best in independent and mainstream film.
Rennies Arts & Crafts was started by Ronald Rennie and Jean Rennie in 1965. The business started from selling oil paintings by Jean Rennie around the North West of England. Ronald Rennie used to framethe paintings with help from his sons, Duncan, Steven and Andrew. Every member of the family were involved in selling the paintings from key out door sites in the North West, such as Bluecoat Chambers in Liverpool, The waterfront at Chester and by the seaside at New Brighton, Southport and Caernarfon.
Collect Art specialises in Modern British Artists, particularly Theodore Major, Lawrence Isherwood & L S Lowry amongst others. We have in stock wide range of paintings by well known artists from allover the UK & abroad. Our main aim when we started to develop this web site was to give free information and valuing service to all who came to the site, totally free of charge. This aim has been made real and this service is available to all registered users.