Drawn

At the Royal West of England Academy of Art (RWA) in Bristol there is a drawing fest going on. The curators have cleverly brought together 3 exhibitions: a contemporary exhibition of drawings selected from open submissions (Drawn), a collection of…

Bath Society of Artists 2017 Show

Last night I went to the very busy private view of the Bath Society of Artists Summer Show. It was packed! It is a record breaking exhibition in that it has never contained more art works before. From the 700+…

Lace in Fashion

The Fashion Museum in Bath has an exhibition on titled ‘Lace in Fashion’. If you know anything about my work you would have guessed I had to go and see this one. What bigger and more interesting topic could there…

CORPUS Exhibition

Last Saturday was the start of a new exhibition at Blackheath Gallery in London in which I have three works. This is a new gallery for me and I am very excited to work with them. The exhibition features a…

RWA 2016

I am very proud to be able to exhibit in the Royal West of England Academy of Art’s 164th Open Exhibition for the 6th year running. The exhibition is huge (the fabulous building can take it) and the variety of…

Catto Gallery Exhibition

Last Thursday saw the opening of my two-woman show at Catto Gallery with me and Pam Hawkes. The private view was very well attended and all in all a wonderful experience. Plenty of interested and kind people, friends, live music, wonderful…

A Master of Pastel

Image: Jean-Étienne Liotard: Marie-Anne Françoise Liotard with a Doll, circa 1775, pastel on parchment, 45x50cm. Musée d’art et d’histoire, Geneva. Although Jean-Étienne Liotard (Swiss, 1702 – 1789) is not very well-known (and I must admit I know very little about him) it…

RWA 163d Open Exhibition

I have just returned from the Royal West of England Academy of Art, in Bristol, where the 163d Open Exhibition opened. This huge exhibition (nearly 600 works selected from 2500 entries) will open to the public tomorrow, Sunday 4 October.