South East Open is OPEN!!

I am delighted to announce I am exhibiting my work in real life public! Please come and visit me at: Wimbles, Ford Lane, Vines Cross, Horam, Heathfield TN21 9HA. I will be there Saturday 5th June 2021 10-5pm, Wednesday 9th and 16th 10-2.45 and it will be open and manned by ceramic artist Susan Ramsey-SmithContinue reading “South East Open is OPEN!!”

Making art – reworking past

Over the past few months I have had many conversations with people, listened to talks, sat in workshops (virtually) and I keep coming back to these things: 1) You need to be honest with yourself and your work to make successful work 2) You must embraced your weaknesses, acknowledge, accept, and understand them to beContinue reading “Making art – reworking past”

This is me!

For South East Open Studios instead of cancelling it went Virtual, and we, the artists, have made videos to introduce ourselves. Here is the link to mine – welcome to my studio!

New course for January

WHAT: 4 week Observational Drawing course. Each week we will explore a different still life subject using a range of materials. Materials will be provided for the day (drawing/painting paper, paints etc) but please bring basics (sketchbook, pencil/pen and any materials you own that want to explore). WHERE: Ribs & Co, 8a George Street,, Hailsham,Continue reading “New course for January”

2018 – The Arts School

Wow! It’s been a long time since I posted and the reasons good! The Arts School is up and running and I am loving teaching again! Now we start the new year with lots of courses and a new teacher working with us teaching watercolour (Jo Hudson). Come and take a class and hopefully enjoyContinue reading “2018 – The Arts School”

The Arts School

Getting ready to run a taster day at The Arts School tomorrow. General Art is one of my favourite courses as it is project based and gives you a chance to try different materials out and develop your own ideas and work.  If you are interested in this course or any others, please visit orContinue reading “The Arts School”

The Arts School

Met a lovely life model today for our figurative drawing class. Come and join us on one of our courses! http://www.theartsschool.com 

The Arts School – the start

So I have been quiet because I have been busy!  1) the boy who will be 7 months old next week, amazing!  I could spend all day watching him learn the world! The greatest time consumers! 2) The Little Art on the Green, more details next week And 3)  I have started an arts school! Continue reading “The Arts School – the start”

The Little Arts Festival

Its final here!  What do you get with: A year of work, 5 people, recently joined by 4 more, local companies sponsoring and buying advertising, the local Parishs and council giving us grants, and now a team of volunteers. You get a 10 day arts festival!  Opening tonight until next Sunday, we have visual art,Continue reading “The Little Arts Festival”

Deadline!

The Postcard Project, as part of The Little Arts Festival, closes at the end of this week. Get your entry sent in! It’s a great way to have your work exhibited and be part of a fantastic community arts event!  Here are the details