Leigh’s Art Market
Nov27

Leigh’s Art Market

I’m excited to be taking part in the first Leigh Art Market on the  weekend of the 9th and 10th December, 12-5pm at The Turnpike Gallery. It is Free Entry and a wide variety of artists work, including the local group from Leigh New Art Spaces, www.castlefieldgallery.co.uk will be available to buy. There will be live music, activities for children and artist stalls featuring paintings, drawings, sculpture, photography and limited...

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Florence Mine
Aug31

Florence Mine

I again visited Florence Mine, Egremont, Cumbria in August and worked with and alongside a great group of artists doing innovative work in Ground 4 Extra. See www.florenceartscentre.com for more information. The exhibition, a varied response to the former iron site in; process based documentation, light boxes, film and installation continues until 7th September and is open 10-4pm Wednesday-Sunday. Jayne Seddon and I are still...

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Carbon Landscapes
Jul26

Carbon Landscapes

Below is some new infomation I have just put in the Moving Marks display box, in the in-door block on Pennington Flash Country Park: Local artists Catherine Hawkins and Jayne Seddon, who work in this areas natural places have recently been visiting the dis-used iron ore Florence mine, in Egremont, Cumbria. They have been fundraising for an art and dance project which will take place there and locally in Atherton, where a new...

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New in the Box-Egremont Red!
May08

New in the Box-Egremont Red!

There is something new, in the small Moving Marks display box in the indoor block on Pennington Flash Country Park. Here is the information  displayed alongside the box, Egremont Red-I recently visited the dis-used, iron ore, Florence mine in Egremont, Cumbria, (http://www.florencemine.com/). Since the mine closed in the nineties the shower block has become a thriving arts centre. Artists materials including paint, pastel and pencils...

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New Shop!
Apr20

New Shop!

I recently opened an online shop for all the making I have been doing, while recovering from my leg injury over the past year. You can find handmade textile art, (like the Little Landscapes, wall hanging pictured) gifts and homeware in my Etsy shop, https://FromTheSheperdsHut.etsy.com/  I also have a new Facebook page, www.facebook.com/fromtheshepherdshut and make handmade gifts and homeware espacially for Inspire Gift Shop, 115...

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