"More than 200 artists, designers and makers will be welcoming socially-distanced visitors into their studios, with appropriate safety measures in place from 29th August to 6th September 2020. Participants who are not able to throw open their doors, for reasons of limited space or personal vulnerability, will be offering studio tours and additional digital content." See the website Open Studios Cornwall for full list of Open Studios in 2020.... If you would like to make an appointment to view the work at my rural workshop in the parish of Mylor by Falmouth, over the Open Studios Dates of the 29th August to 6th September 2020, this is 'what's on in Cornwall'. Please send me an email with your preferred date and...
We've all been looking for inspiration, taking a step back, relishing considering different perspectives. I believe art provides so much agency for this: owning it, holding onto something and taking time, a lifetime to let it in, to let it move into your very being.
When beauty is this given thing, when the sun warms
The skin tightens like arms of the gum tree
Muscle builds in delicate strands forged by the sea.
When life is full and mind so clear with the heart
that it folds into cleansing, glacier blue.
Painting at Zennor by St Ives, this short video captures plein air artist Chloë Tinsley painting in a the wild and wet winter winds. Walking to paint, an inspiring video that will get your walking boots on or off! Motivated by colour, light, tide and weather, we see the translation of this Wildscape into her work, for it to be washed away with a joy that is uplifting.