Country Matters in Gallery at Brockholes

Gallery at Brockholes

The Art & Craft Guild of Lancashire have moved gallery shop from Burscough Wharf.

We are now Gallery at Brockholes, Brockholes Visitor Village & Nature Reserve, Junction 31, M6 – brown signed, Samlesbury (A59), near Preston, PR5 0AG. Continue reading

Elements in Gallery at the Wharf

Our new selling exhibition Elements is installed in the gallery. It is a good example of the different way artists and designers can interpret a theme

There are pieces using elements as inspiration, copper being one of them. Others have thought of it as weather with scenes depicting the seasons or the earth, water, air and fire as elements. Continue reading

Create: A journal of perspectives on the value of art and culture

Next week, the Arts Council will publish Create: A journal of perspectives on the value of art and culture.

The publication features a series of thought-provoking pieces from a wide range of contributors about the world we live in and the role that arts and culture play in education, economy, health, and our hopes as a society. Continue reading

Open Call For Submissions – Papergirl Blackburn

This project is totally non profit. It is open to everyone worldwide! Papergirl is a street art project originating in Berlin in 2006, which is now produced in cities worldwide. Art is collected from the creative community, exhibited, and then, in the style of American paperboys, rolled up and distributed by bicycle  to random passers-by

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Summer Open exhibition


As part of our 3rd birthday celebrations,  Oxheys are running a special Summer Open exhibition, also featuring a one-day pop-up Art Market event on Preston Flag Market.


The exhibition at Oxheys Mill Studios will run in the project space from August 8th-30th inclusive, open Fridays and Saturdays 12-3pm. A Private View event will be held on Thursday 7th August, 6-8pm. All welcome.

Submission details for all 2D/3D artists interested in participating are now available:  Summer Open Exhibition-T&Cs

Submissions will be accepted 25th-26th July 12-3pm at Oxheys. Artists interested in running workshops or doing a performance during the Art Market even are also invited to submit ideas and apply.

Join us as we celebrate our 3rd birthday


Oxheys Summer open exhibition & art market