Time and Tide sadly packed away for now……..


Just to thank you for coming along to Courtyard Arts and hope you enjoyed our exhibition 'time and tide' Cathy and I were delighted at how the work came together and the reaction we received from visitors. We already have some ideas for a future collaboration that have stemmed from our pebble project and the outcomes …

Time and Tide – Exhibition with Caryl Beach and Cathy Smale- Save the date.


PV Thursday May 31st 7-9 pm. Time and Tide   Caryl Beach - Cathy Smale   Digswell Fellows, Caryl Beach and Cathy Smale have been brought together in this collaboration through their love of seascapes and a fascination of the beach pebbles found on our shores worn away over millions of years, each unique from …

December – It’s snowing on WordPress!


Just returned from an amazing 10 days in Cornwall. My brain is bombarded with imagery of landscape and art. The Chance into Abstraction 3 day workshop was so inspiring. Ian Robertson led the workshop and it was all I had hoped for. You can view his work here: http://www.robertson-wardman.co.uk The Robyn Denny exhibition was also amazing …

‘Impossible Landscapes’ Extended until July 29th!


Open Studios was a great success with over 300 visitors a record attendance!. We raised £307.00 plus gift aid for Isabel Hospice through donations for the teas and cakes. The local school, St Johns entered our competition for art work from the pupils- some great work from the children. Just to let you know we …

Digswell Arts 60th Anniversary


The Digswell Arts Trust was founded in 1957 by Henry Morris, the revolutionary educationalist, and inaugurated by Lady Mountbatten on 29th May 1959. Morris was a great enthusiast for the arts, and had been appointed to the Ministry of Town and Country Planning to advise on the cultural and leisure arrangements in the recently designated …

Gallery of artist artworks – Art Limited


See my Galleries on Art Limited showing my mono print work, photography and mixed media. A critiqued web site where you can showcase your work! Visit me on Sunday November 20th 11am-4pm at Digswell Arts, The Forge Digswell AL6 OBU A Festive occasion with Artists from the Forge exhibiting their work, refreshments available - proceeds …

Caryl Beach, Pro Member in Hertford, South East – Members | Axisweb


updated works as of 10th May Source: Caryl Beach, Pro Member in Hertford, South East - Members | Axisweb Open Studio Event May 21-22 Digswell Arts 21 May 2016 – 22 May 2016 Members of Digswell Arts at The Forge Digswell are hosting an Open Studio Event May 21-22 2016 11am-4pm. The diverse group of …

Open Studios at The Forge


Open Studios at The Forge Saturday and Sunday 21st and 22nd May 2016 11am -4pm A CREATIVE hub in Digswell, Welwyn announces a chance for the public to see new works in May during a weekend of Open Studios. Open Studios at The Forge is a celebration of the visual arts and creative process, offering …

Hertford Art Trail April 2016


The Hertford Art trail is now under way with works being installed around the town and preparations for the launch on Friday at The Hertford Castle. Bebo Cafe has kindly offered their walls to display my mixed media work on all three floors. The ground floor space showing 'A Walk along the Mere to the …

Solo Exhibition @ Art Van Go


'Harbour' 2007 mixed media. I am delighted that Art Van Go have offered me their gallery space throughout April to exhibit a retrospective of my work. The collection entitled "The Simple Act of Walking" The exhibition shows my mixed media work dating from my 'Harbour' painting 2007 which was awarded the Margaret Harvey Prize for Welwyn and Hatfield and …

Hertford Arts Festival launch exhibition and art trail details revealed – Days out – Welwyn Hatfield Times


Hertford Art Trail Town centre locations and artist exhibiting: * Bebo Café, Railway Street: Caryl Beach * The Classic Barber, Old Cross: Glynnis Bainbridge * Clock Cards, Railway Street: Emma Stent * Courtyard Arts, Port Vale: Fiona Stevenson * The Creative Sanctuary, Fore Street: Sue Nicholls * Harwood Holmes, St Andrew Street: Gillian Mackenna * …

Caryl Beach | DIGSWELL ARTS


Source: Caryl Beach | DIGSWELL ARTS PRESS RELEASE THE FORGE OPEN STUDIOS Saturday and Sunday 21st and 22nd May 2016 11am - 5pm A CREATIVE hub in Digswell, Welwyn announces a chance for the public to see new works in May during a weekend of Open Studios. Open Studios at The Forge is a celebration …

Digswell Arts Fellow Freya Pocklington awarded Dorothy Una Ratcliffe Artist/Illustration Fellowship at Acorn Bank spring 2016 | National Trust


Continuing a tradition of artistic production at Acorn Bank, Freya Pocklington’s artist residency will celebrate Beatrix Potter in 150th anniversary of her birth. Following a tradition of patronage of the arts started by writer and traveler Dorothy Una Ratcliffe, Acorn Bank continues a programme of activities with contemporary artists to continue Dorothy’s legacy, bringing her …

Palace Green Gallery at Hatfield House


Source: Palace Green Gallery at Hatfield House I'm pleased to have sold two works showing at Palace Green Gallery  Hatfield House. This event is tinged with sadness at the news that the gallery is to close this month. I am appreciative of the opportunity to have my work exhibited in the gallery and would like …

Hertford Art Society 18th Members Show


Hertford Art Society will be hosting their 18th Members Show at a new venue this year. The Show will be held at The Cowbridge Hall, Cowbridge, Hertford, SG14 1PG Open from Friday, October 30th and Saturday, October 31st : 10am to 6pm and also Sunday November 1st from 10am to 4pm. Admission is free and for the first …