My Six on Saturday


This week I have mostly just stayed home and either sketched or photographed in the garden. The sketchbook doodles using watercolours, pencil, pen and a new discovery Gansi Tambi water based metallic pigment. Here are my six. watercolour, metallic pigment . 2. graphite block and pen. 3. Macro DSLR Tulip head. 4. Sketch in 5B …

April 10 Photo of the Day: Authentic


A few months ago I took part in a two day drawing workshop. Drawing is something that had fallen by the wayside for me, as I tend to use photography and video as a visual journal to capture ideas for further development. Drawing is the best tool to really focus on detail and is a …

rtdp : slick


https://vimeo.com/402263161 rtdp Far from slick I have been amusing myself today with my drawing, Usually too lazy to draw, I prefer to capture interesting finds with my camera. But revisiting some lovely holiday photos today I had the idea to re use some scrap packing paper and draw with my chunky charcoal. Why not time …

Summer Holidays and New Work – it’s sizzling!


Just returned home from a most amazing break spent at The Lizard in Cornwall. Overlooking Church Cove where the tide washed gently in and out and fishing boats passed by, children swam and wildlife did what wildlife does, so relaxing and at the same time inspiring. Watching the ebb and flow of life in such …

Open Studios- Please follow Digswell Arts for latest news!


Open Studios. at The Forge Digswell May and 10th 11-5   Open Studios at The Forge Digswell Arts this coming weekend. Visit the studios of 19 artists working in mixed media, sculpture, painting, print, jewellery, drawing, video and photography. Parking ,Disabled Access,and Refreshments available - Proceeds of cake stall to go to Isabel Hospice.

Nothingness @ Parndon Mill Harlow


7th August - 14th September http://www.parndonmill.co.uk/next_exhibition.html       'Nothingness' includes the work of five artists with links to Digswell Arts: Hideki Arichi, Ella Carty, Jo Howe, Alex McIntyre and William White. These artists respond to the theme of nothingness using a variety of media: Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture and Drawing. Originally inspired by an edition …

Alex McIntyre : works on paper @FPS


Alex McIntyre a fellow of Digswell Arts Trust will be exhibiting works on paper from 9-21 May 2013 at Espacio Gallery FPS Homepage. FEATURING ARTISTS TOM HAMMICK Hammick’s work is concerned with using landscape as metaphor: for the human condition, states of mind, and a sense of love and loss for our natural world. LIZZIE …

Open Day at Digswell Arts Trust Studios Digswell Herts AL6 0BU


What we do The Digswell Arts Trust is an innovative charity that for over fifty years has focused on artists in the early phase of their careers. Through our studios in Letchworth, Stevenage and Welwyn, we provide studios for approximately forty emerging artists, whom we call Fellows. But we’re not just a studio provider; we are …