12/11/2014

Christmas Picture Tree Exhibition

Christmas Picture Tree – an exhibition by South West Illustrators

Venue: Gallery 44AD, Abbey Street, Bath BA1 1NN
Dates: Tue 2 - Sun 7 December
Opening times: Tue & Wed 10am-7pm, Thu 10am-8pm, Fri & Sat 10am-9pm, Sun 10am-6pm.

Following the success of their exhibition earlier this year at Gallery 44AD, South West Illustrators have put together another wonderful show. ‘Christmas Picture Tree’ presents the work of eleven illustrators, artists and printmakers who all live and work in the West Country.

It’s a great opportunity to buy something special for Christmas. Original artwork and signed giclĂ©e prints, picture books, artists’ Christmas cards and decorations will be on sale.

Artists participating are: Jane Veveris Callan, Ivana Svabic Cannon, Kate Davies, Richard Deverell, Mary Hall, Penny Ives, Scott Joyce, Lisa Kelly, Jan Nesbitt, Anna Popescu and Nadine Wickenden.


For further information, see www.swillustrators.co.uk.

21/10/2014

Cirencester Hare Festival

Swillustrators Nadine Wickenden, Anthony Hitchcock and Jane Veveris Callan will see their hares go under the hammer on Friday 24th Oct in the Cirencester Hare Festival Gala Charity Auction.

                                               
                             'Civitas' by Nadine Wickenden

The proceeds will go to the Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust's 'Green Hare Churn Walkway' project, which will create a new nature trail by the River Churn, involving schools and community groups.


                                 'Bob' by Anthony Hitchcock

There is a last chance to see all the hares together at Bingham Hall, Cirencester on Thursday 23rd Oct 4-7pm and on Friday 24th Oct 10am-12 noon.
Although tickets for the auction are now sold out, those interested in bidding on hares can place commission bids and should contact organisers for a remote bidding form at Cirencester Hare Festival


                         'Tigris Panthare' by Jane Veveris Callan


29/09/2014

SWILLUSTRATORS EXHIBITION 'PICTURE TREE' NOW OPEN




Now Open

‘Picture Tree’ - an exhibition by South West Illustrators
Venue: Gallery 44AD, 4 Abbey Street, Bath BA1 1NN
Dates: Tue 30 Sep - Sun 5 Oct
Opening hours: 11am to 7pm (except Wed 12noon - 7pm and Sun 1pm - 4pm)

This exhibition showcases original artwork of 14 local artists including picture book illustrators, a stamp designer and a prop and model maker.

There is something for all tastes - fantasy, nature, whimsy, humour, magic, eccentricity - in media including pen and ink, watercolour, collage and digital. A variety of work is offered for sale, from original artwork to signed prints, books and cards.

Participating artists are Jane Veveris Callan, Ivana Svabic Cannon, Kate Davies, Richard Deverell, Mary Hall, Tony Hitchcock, Penny Ives, Scott Joyce, Lisa Kelly, Jan Nesbitt, Anna Popescu, Nick Shewring and Nadine Wickenden.

For more information, see
swillustrators.blogspot.co.uk





19/08/2014

Beginners Watercolour Classes at The Little Art School



SWillustrator Penny Ives is a popular children's book illustrator with many years experience.
She is offering beginners watercolour classes at 'The Little Art School' in the new 44AD Artspace
Penny will be covering topics such as mixing colours and choosing papers.

Classes start on Friday 12th September 10-12 noon or Monday 15th September 2-4pm
Cost of £20 a session to include materials to get you started.

04/08/2014

Picture Tree



‘Picture Tree’ - an exhibition by South West Illustrators

Venue: Gallery 44AD, 4 Abbey Street, Bath BA1 1NN
Dates: Tue 30 Sep - Sun 5 Oct
Opening hours: 11am to 7pm (except Wed 12noon - 7pm and Sun 1pm - 4pm)

This exhibition showcases original artwork of 14 local artists including picture book illustrators, a stamp designer and a prop and model maker.

There is something for all tastes - fantasy, nature, whimsy, humour, magic, eccentricity - in media including pen and ink, watercolour, collage and digital. A variety of work is offered for sale, from original artwork to signed prints, books and cards.

Participating artists are Jane Veveris Callan, Ivana Svabic Cannon, Kate Davies, Richard Deverell, Mary Hall, Tony Hitchcock, Penny Ives, Scott Joyce, Lisa Kelly, Jan Nesbitt, Anna Popescu, Nick Shewring and Nadine Wickenden.

For more information, see
http://www.swillustrators.co.uk/
swillustrators.blogspot.co.uk

Community art

More large public art, this time its a community art project at St Barnabas in South Down and with Bath YFC Dave Joyce.



18/07/2014

MISH MASH SUMMER EXHIBITION

SWillustrator Jan Nesbitt will be showing her beautiful artwork inspired by the natural world,  in the Mish Mash, Wiltshire Artists Summer Exhibition at the Pounds Arts Centre in Corsham on 23rd July.


See more of Jan's work at http://www.jannesbittartwork.com/index.html