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

Kerenza Gallery

Although based in Cornwall, Kerenza Gallery is an online gallery with strong ties with the North West. Whilst I live in Cornwall, I was born and bred in Liverpool. The three founder artists that joined me in setting up Kerenza Gallery, are all living and working in the Liverpool area – Jane Reilly, Elaine Preece Stanley and S. K. Stevens.

Orange Flowers by Jane Reilly

Orange Flowers by Jane Reilly

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Light & Shade in Gallery at the Wharf

The Light & Shade exhibition explores the juxtaposition and contrast of colour. We have many striking pieces of art that make a statement and not to be forgotten our 3D covers a range of ceramics, textiles, wood, glass, jewellery and photography. We have invited several guest artists with new pieces not regularly in the gallery.

Light & Shade in Gallery at the Wharf

Light & Shade in Gallery at the Wharf

Oxheys celebrates 3 years in Preston

Celebrating 3 years since moving in to the former ARM factory on Stanhope Street, artist-run Oxheys Mill Studios was started by three local artists as a collective, with the belief that empty industrial spaces could be made accessible for art and the aim of providing a space in Preston where local artists could experiment and exhibit work alongside the studios.  To date 25 very different exhibitions have been organised and hosted along with other events and activities including music, live theatre, performance and poetry readings, creative writing, life drawing and photography workshops.

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Artlab Contemporary Print Studio – Group Show 2014

Flyer-01Journeys: an act of travelling from one place to another

Artlab Contemporary Print Studio’s members will show new works at ‘The Gallery at St Georges House’ in Bolton. This beautifully restored building opened last year as a creative space dedicated to celebrating the work of local and regional artists. Continue reading

LAN Open exhibition 2013 – call for submissions

After the success of last years’ Open exhibition, we were keen to hold another. Oxheys Mill Studios have kindly agreed to host in their fabulous Project Space again but we have also arranged with the new Korova Arts Cafe in Preston for some additional exhibition space. This will increase exposure and provide more opportunities for sales. The Private View event will be held at Oxheys on 22nd August, with another event held at Korova on Saturday 24th August. LAN Flyer

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