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Halima Cassell Pottery
02 Mar 2022
Local established ceramics artist, is offering informal, fun & friendly classes for all abilities and all levels of experience. Play with Clay based in Aston on Clun, is running regular classes in their pottery studio to offer a space for like-minded participants to gain new creative skills and meet new people.  If you would like more information please email [email protected] or view...
25 Feb 2022
Aspiring artist Jane Davies’ creative career is back on track after she had sight-saving surgery at a Shrewsbury eye clinic. Seventy-year-old Jane has been taking her art skills to a professional level in recent years, with the aim of selling her paintings to a wider audience, but the onset of a cataract in her left eye was making her time in front of the canvas more difficult. Over time,...
19 Apr 2021
Artwork featuring Wenlock Edge is being displayed in homes around the world thanks to a Shropshire printmaker. Shelley Wingrove had always enjoyed art as a hobby but it wasn’t until the first Covid-19 lockdown in 2020 that she set up The Little Black Mare Studio. The name was inspired by her rescue pony Maisie, who lives with Shelley, her husband and their two lurchers near Much Wenlock. “My...
Penelope Timmis.
24 Sep 2020
A professional Shropshire artist has had her work auctioned at the annual Private View of the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition in London this September. Penelope Timmis from Rowley, near Westbury in Shropshire is an award winning artist who works mainly in the medium of acrylic or oil on canvas or board. She supports a number of charities and worthwhile causes and is thrilled to be involved in the...
Lifestyle Festival
10 May 2017
Shrewsbury Market Hall is hosting a Lifestyle Festival on Saturday May 20 to showcase its array of arts, crafts, food and drink and boutique businesses. The festival is taking place as part of the venue’s participation in the national Love Your Local Market campaign, being held from May 17 to 31, to celebrate British markets. The Lifestyle Festival will include meet the artist events, craft...
06 Mar 2017
A well-known Shropshire artist has been awarded one of the prizes in a prestigious national competition. Linda Edwards, of Shrewsbury, has received the accolade in the Royal Watercolour Society’s contemporary watercolour competition. Not only were two of Linda’s paintings chosen to be exhibited in the society’s annual competition show, being staged in London, but she was singled out for one of...
APT Photography exhibition at Silverton
23 May 2013
Turning a passion for photography and a love of Shrewsbury into a thriving business may seem an impossible task; but local man Adam Telford rose to the challenge. His apt photography venture has proven the benefits of following your ambitions to achieve commercial success - and a solo exhibition is now on the cards at the Silverton this July. Shropshire born and bred, Adam took the bold decision...
Artwork competition at Hive Shrewsbury
27 Jun 2012
The Hive Music and Media Centre in Shrewsbury has launched an exciting competition where entrants have the unique opportunity to win one of two stunning large canvases by Shrewsbury-based street artist Matt Sewell! The competition follows on from the Hive’s community street party in May, which is when the eye-catching artworks were produced by the artist – and also from the popular street art...
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