Brightlingsea Winterfest Art & Craft Workshops
The Winterfest in Brightlingsea is an art & music festival for all to chase away the Winter blues. We local artists are very much part of it and run workshops for the local community from beginners to advanced.
DAS - Dedham art Society - 23rd - 29th June Dedham Church
CAS - Summer Exhibition at The Minories Gallery Colchester From 22 June - 26th July
Brightlngsea Regatta Art Trail - 20-21 July
Minories Gallery Colchester "Beyond Plastic" August 2019
Naze Tower Autumn show - 7th Sept-3rd November
Jaywick Martello Tower "Coastal Open" from 12th September
Sentinel Gallery Wivenhoe -"Out of the Blue" 10th-16th October
Christine Storey Gallery Brightlngsea - monthly open shows
A wonderful project for Essex artists to contribute a page of their art to this sketchbook that at the end of the year is a bible of work. I am very proud to have been invited to draw in the book - must say it is such a precious thing - makes me really nervous.
We are delighted to be hosting the Travelling Sketchbook at the Brightlingsea Art and Craft Trail 20-21 July 2019
Boats and water - displayed at the BSC - 30% of all sales go to the club . BSC now sponsor the Brightlingsea Winterfest by hosting our art workshops. I have cards & prints reflecting coastal living on sale
We initiated the Brightlingsea Regatta Art & Crafts Trail allowing artists as local businesses to book indoor venues to show thir work
Among my favoutite projects in Germay was to bring a museum to life for kids. Urzeithof Fehrenboetel. The original work is on permanent loan at the Museum. All "Dinos" are available as Prints and art cards directly from me.
I look forward to similar projects working with kids and natural pigments for example
A very moving project to bring the "outside in" using wall art for residential patients and staff at this amazing facility for patients with learning disablitilies in Thorrington. the work done with Susan Wood is now in the Cygnet Health Trust journal