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  • Did you know that 1in3 people worldwide don’t have access to a safe toilet? No, I didn’t either until I saw one of the #ToiletTwinning certificates in a friend’s loo. That was two Christmases ago, and for the last two we have designed and printed......

  • I am pleased to announce that the talented printmaker Jackie Duckworth Art  www.jackieduckworthart.co.uk and I are teaming up for this year’s Cambridge Open Studios, in July. We will be doing demonstrations of printmaking and painting, and will be ready to answer your questions, and you......

  • Something Old……when was the last time you got to sit and draw with coloured pencils? In my case, it was probably at school…..a long, long time ago…. With the occassional dabble in recent years showing toddlers how to colour in or outside the lines. I......

  • I have always wanted to try dry point so imagine my delight when a compact portable printing press came to my attention….on a Facebook  page, and better still under £100. It wasn’t designed as a printing press but artists are a resourceful bunch and someone......

  • Getting ready for our local Christmas Market is a labour of love, a working breakfast of mince pies and coffee! Many thanks to everyone who came to Fulbourn’s Christmas Community Market. It was great to see you, thank you for your custom and support. .......

  • Rather late to post here, I am sorry. but just in case you wondered what I have been up to….this is one of the events that has been keeping me busy! I was delighted to join this group show, a great team of local artists......

  • We had fun at After School Art creating Lino cuts for our #ToiletTwinning cards. We then printed these in a number of ways, directly on to the card, on coloured paper and in different inks. The cutting was difficult and takes practice and not as......

  • Big Thanks to Fulbourn Arts and the team of volunteers who helped make this Big Draw a Living Lines success.  Activities throughout the hall, making a minion, drawing on the Big Draw on the Floor – our Big Stage, making a flip animation, learning and......

  • This was my first time exhibiting at Foxton, and it was enjoyable. It is a well run exhibition, with a wide range of art at affordable prices.   The Private View was a lovely evening, made even nicer as I went with two other Fulbourn artists,......

  • Fabulous day with Fulbourn Primary years 5 and 6 (90 pupils). Space themed workshops using watercolour and Brusho to create some stunning deep space paintings, with gas giant planets. Wow! was the word for the day as the children saw the paint granulate/separate/dissolve in the......

  • Looking forward to a busy weekend, here in Fulbourn we have a marvellous art trail, 5 Open Studios and two group exhibitions: The Fulbourn Art Fair 2017 co-curated by myself and Jackie Duckworth Art, showing 17 artists, many first time exhibitors, and Headway on the......

  • Do please pop along this weekend  8th and 9th or next 15th and 16th to find me at No. 1 the Pines, plenty to see and buy,  a little Big Draw to join in with and sketching in the garden.    ...

  • I am pleased to confirm that Fulbourn’s Big Draw will be on Sunday 1st October 2017 11 till 5pm at the Townley Hall, sponsored by Fulbourn Arts.     The theme this year is LIVING LINES so lots of ideas being formulated to make sure there are......

  •     Off to PhotoArt GB this afternoon to collect my Giclee prints and new greetings cards, they do an amazing job!...

  • Come along to the Six Bells Fulbourn, 7.30 to 9.30 on the 2nd Monday of the month, for a relaxed and friendly drawing session.  No experience necessary, sketch books and pencils available to borrow.  Come and have some drawing fun....