Open Studios 2009( 12th September – 4th October )
Click on each area name to see artist details
Note: numbers correspond to locations on map
Burloes Farm StudiosBurloes Farm, Royston, SG8 9NE
From Royston take B1039 towards Barley Studios on left.
Sat/Sun 10am-6pm or by appointment
Hand carved stone and limited edition sculptures for both home and garden. Public and private commissions welcome.
Dynamic fused glass and painting inspired by emotional responses to colour and form within landscapes.
Fine art, limited edition prints and stationery. Model houses and wooden toys. Commissions and licensing welcomed.
Vibrant colourful fused glasswork, kiln fired, wall panels, jewellery, bowls, metal inclusion pieces. Inspiration from landscape, texture, travel and meditation.
Vibrant oil paintings and prints. Commissioned portraits and highly expressive landscapes that find a connection with the human form.
Intriguing combinations of painting, glass and photography that investigate lines, light and depth of our landscape and environment.
Paintings that provocatively explore the relationships between a woman's body and the quest for an idealised female form.
Paintings, photographs and digital prints, some with flocked elements and reflecting an interest in pattern and natural forms.
Krysia's Studio, Knowl Piece Gallery
, Knowl Piece, Wilbury Way, Hitchin, SG5 OTY
Turn left at BMW Specialist Cars, then right at Ravidassia.
Overlaid mono-prints in acrylics. Decorative women, quirky cats. East European in sentiment.
Sat/Sun 11am-5pm or by appointment
Woven art for garden, conservatory, home. Sculpture, wall pieces, unusual garden baskets, plant supports & more. Commissions welcome. Studio tuition undertaken.
Sat/Sun 12noon-5pm or by appointment
Carved stone and breeze block, shaped plaster and welded metal limited edition and unique sculptures for home and garden.
111 The Causeway, Bassingbourn, Royston, SG8 5JB
From Royston take A1198. Turn left at roundabout towards Bassingbourn.
01763 243554 / / 07812 653329
Variety of subjects painted in the realist style. I work in watercolour, pastel or oil. Commissioned work welcome.
Sun 2pm-7pm * Thu 4pm-9pm or by appointment
The Garden Room Gallery78 Bedford Road, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 4DU
From station cross railway bridge, turn left then first right.
01462 634573 / / 07866 110833
Sat/Sun 1.30pm-5.30pm or by appointment
Ceramic forms, both relief and 3D, exploring vital colours based on geology. Planters for house and garden. Handbuilding demos 4pm.
Painting from landscape in a gestural abstract format using oils and mixed-media. Demo 3pm Sat/Sun. Also photography & prints.
Garden pods, small/medium/large. Colourfully glazed, some with glass inserts, some sold with complementary succulents. Handbuilding demos 2.00pm.
Digswell Arts Trust FellowshipFairlands Valley Farm House, Fairlands Way, Stevenage, SG1 1NU
From town centre take A1155. Turn right for Fairlands Valley farmhouse.
Sat/Sun 11am-4pm or by appointment
Mixed-media drawing 2D. Auto-biographical figurative expressionist muted-tones.
Drawings and paintings of wildlife, landscapes, people and abstract patterns using different media and techniques. Tuition available. Commissions welcome.
Mixed media sculpture installation using photography, poetry, drawing, painting.
Welded metal sculptor (ARBS). AA2A recipient at Herts Univ. working with scrap metal and found objects to make 'new' work.
Vibrant, colourful, abstract, relief paintings. Mixed media drawings. Smoke-a-graph body prints in light boxes. Commissions taken.
Cast and kiln formed glass and jewellery made from glass, silver and other materials.
Decorated stoneware ceramics including large bowls and water features for indoor or outdoor use.
Art Van GoThe Studios, Stevenage Rd, Knebworth, SG3 6AN
B197 next to doctors, just north of Knebworth High Street
I am exploring media and subject, enjoying the journey, always loving the sea and play of light on waters surface.
Detailed textile work incorporating mixed techniques and media. Complex textures, machine embroidery and angelina feature heavily in the intricate pieces.
Botanical artist, diploma at Chelsea Physic Garden. Member of SSP, Exhibited at SBA London, Local art societies and ArtVanGo.
Paints flowers and landscapes in a loose, exuberant and vibrant way using watercolour, mixed media and pastels.
Atmospheric art with collagraph printing, hand finished using oils, foils & metallic threads. Collagraph workshops for school/art centres available.
Contemporary landscapes with bold designs and vibrant colours. Summer festivals and global travels.
Sat/Sun 10am-4pm * Thu 7pm-9pm or by appointment
Norton Way Gallery51 Norton Way North, Letchworth, SG6 1BH
Close to Norton Common pool, opposite Norton Way Honda.
Sat/Sun/Tue/Fri 11am-5pm or by appointment
Richly detailed works of wildlife and equestrian subjects. A collection of traditional and naive pieces in oils and pencil.
Aviation art. Various aerospace subjects from WWII as Original Oils or Giclee prints.
I'm trying out various drawing materials and you are welcome to have a go too. Drinks and nibbles available.