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!!”

June Newsletter from The Arts School

Hello. Welcome to The Arts School’s June 2021 newsletter. I am exhibiting my artwork for South East Open Studios and hope you will be able to visit! DATES: June 4th – 20th 2021 If you have not picked up a brochure CONTACT ME and I will get one to you or Check out the virtual catalogue I am exhibiting with well known local ceramicist Susie Ramsey Smith theContinue reading “June Newsletter from The Arts School”

Monthly Art Challenge – March

Each month I set a different theme and tasks to help inspire you to draw, paint and create. If you want help just let me know.   WHAT: March Inspiration – Darkness and Light TASK 1) This month we focus on looking at working with shadow and light in our drawingExercise 1: 5 minute draw: 1 minute only highlights, 1Continue reading “Monthly Art Challenge – March”

March News Letter from The Arts School

Hello. Welcome to your March newsletter.  I am thoroughly enjoying my weekly Life Drawing sessions as an artist at Paddock Art Studio. Having a set time that I sit down and draw, stops me procrastinating or finding other jobs to do other than prioritising drawing for myself. It is a great space, that has lots goingContinue reading “March News Letter from The Arts School”

January News Letter from The Arts School

Hello to 2020 – Happy New Year & welcome to your January newsletter – I hope you had a wonderful festive break and are feeling happy, healthy and vibrant for the year ahead. Do you make resolutions? Rather than resolutions I like to write a list of things I want to accomplish or develop inContinue reading “January News Letter from The Arts School”

Drawing and Wellbeing – never to late!

This Christmas I fibbed to my mother… I told her I had a work event and needed her to babysit but in-fact I was taking her to a craft night. She didn’t want to go, she “doesn’t do art, can’t”. Within a few minutes of the first activity (stamping) she announced it was calming! TheContinue reading “Drawing and Wellbeing – never to late!”

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”

12monthchallenge -Mark Making

Our first Month of The Arts Schools 12 month challenge and for January 2019 it is MARK MAKING Drawing and Painting IS making marks. Without confidence to make marks you can’t draw, and we are all about drawing. Whether it is to make the drawing the art, to develop designs, or as a mindful meditation,Continue reading “12monthchallenge -Mark Making”

The Arts School

Two years ago, whilst pregnant with my son and daydreaming about the future, I bought the domain name of The Arts School. One year ago I met Sam and we had the idea to combine our ideas at her lovely space and The Arts School was born! Its been a busy year and as weContinue reading “The Arts School”