I think my own personal short answer is… yes. I know that artists are inspired by many experiences in life and that includes viewing and buying art. I have lost count of the inspirational exhibitions I have visited since my early teens. I have additionally spent joyful hours in smaller galleries and craft shops discovering … More • Do Artists Buy & Collect Art?
This question, I feel, is like asking what my favourite film is. It is an endless list to choose from. I have to say that my love of pottery has led me to collect various examples of Carn pottery; however, my contemporary inspiration is the artist Maggie Hambling who I immensely respect. Multi-media Artist Maggie … More • Artist Inspiration: Which Living Artist Do you Admire? Maggie Hambling
The Link Gallery is hosting a collaborative exhibition celebrating, inspired by and reflecting on International Women’s Day 2016. This exhibition will run 7th – 28th March 2017 and is open to the public free of charge. About my featured artworks: Artwork One: ‘Shedding Punk’d Viper'(below) “Shedding Punk’d Viper is a play on the combination of … More • Exhibition Focus: The Link Gallery ‘International Women’s Day’ ~ 7th-28th March 2017
The World of Our Grandpa’s Sayings My work has been created over a 20+ year period and I want to write an ‘Artwork Focus’ each month to highlight certain pieces of my work to break down why and how the pieces where created. The first ‘Artwork Focus‘A Stitch in Time, Saves Nine’ by Laura Elliott. … More • Artwork Focus: A Clock Filled With Meaning