Claire Burke – Acrylic Artist

Claire Burke – Acrylic Artist

Claire Burke – Acrylic Artist – paints from a cabin in her back garden in Beaconsfield and tells us here how she started painting and what it means to her. In a familiar story, once my youngest child started school I returned to work part time and also treated myself to a low key, workshop-based acrylic […]

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Barbara Shaw – Textile Artist

Barbara Shaw is a textile artist based in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. I create art in textiles, hand-stitching many small scraps of fabric together in layers to create unique collage pictures. My subjects vary as I am constantly stretching the boundary of what can be depicted in material. My work has been likened to impressionist paintings-from a […]

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Jenny Kaye

Jenny Kaye is a  photographer based in Beaconsfield, working either from her home studio or out on location.  Here, she tells us a little about herself and shows a small fragment of her work. Photography has always been a part of my life.  I have old photo albums and prints from when I was very […]

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Gabby Harman

Gabby Harman

I studied textiles at Brighton Polytechnic qualifing as a weaver which then led me on to a career as a InteriorDesigner. When the children were little, I returned to my love of painting attending local art classes and thenonto Amersham College where I attended Art & Printmaking classes.  My inspiration is from my surrounding landscapes […]

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Pamela McMenamin – Featured Artist

Pamela McMenamin – Featured Artist this month. My work is predominately painting in oils and two main series dominate my body of work. Firstly, my abstract Endless Landscape series and secondly, my series revisiting the traditional genre of still life, landscape and portrait. I am interested in painting in its simplest form of representing colour […]

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Chalfont St Peter Art Exhibition

Chalfont St Peter Art Exhibition

CHALFONT ST PETER ART EXHIBITION Jane Miller I am a self taught artist living in Wendover, Buckinghamshire, and although have always been keen on art, have only in recent years taken this interest further. My subject matter does vary and although I’ll have a go at most things, I enjoy figurative painting, especially children, and […]

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4Walls magazine by Arqadia features Bespoke Framing

4Walls magazine by Arqadia features Bespoke Framing

4Walls magazine by Arqadia features Bespoke Framing This months 4Walls magazine features an article about BBC’s The Big Painting Challenge winner Paul Bell where he talks about experiences on the TV series, his transition from interior designer to painter and what’s going to happen next. He also talks about his framing with Bespoke Framing as […]

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The RWA 163rd Annual Exhibition - closing date 19th August

The RWA 163rd Annual Exhibition – closing date 19th August

The RWA 163rd Annual Exhibition – closing date 19th August 163 Annual Open Exhibition The RWA 163 Annual Open Exhibition is now open for entries please submit here at www.rwasubmissions.org.uk Closing date is 19 August What is the Annual Open Exhibition? The Royal West of England Academy holds an Annual Open Exhibition now in its […]

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Festival of Art - Amersham 2015

Festival of Art – Amersham 2015

This year’s Festival of Art starts on 1st August through to 9th from 10.30-6pm daily.  It features a wide range of art from a variety of local artists. 20% of all sales will go to the Town Council Charity Fund. Festival of Art – Amersham 2015 Location – Amersham Town Council, Flint Barn Court, Church […]

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