Louise Dwyer

Louise Dwyer(1) Statement Louise draws her interest from design and curation. Working collaboratively with clients jewellery is more than a commission, it is a piece of “bespoke jewellery”. Specialising in highly finished jewellery, recycled materials and ethically sourced stones, each piece is an opportunity to express the significance of the materials and for the wearer a lifetime treasure! Address Studio 58 Nesslyn West End Sheriff Hutton Web www.louisedwyer.com IG - @jewellery_curator FB … Read More →

Annie Ramsden

Annie Ramsden 3 Statement Annie makes decorative one-off ceramic pieces using a combination of throwing and hand building techniques. She also makes collagraph prints - finding similarities with ceramics in the element of process they both share. Her influences are natural forms, but it can often simply be the juxtaposition of textures and colours which generate new ideas. Address Myton Grange, Myton on Swale, York YO61 2QU Web IG - @annie.ramsden Email [email protected]Read More →


Josh Thompson_bloomjoshuatree 6 Statement Non representational expression with spontaneous use of colour and mark making.  I want to play and painting gives me enjoyment.  Average size of paintings are 1.2m - 1.5m oil on canvas. Address 1 Haverwitts Cottages Crayke York YO61 4TL Web IG - @bloomjoshuatree Email [email protected] Directions Leaving Easingwold on road towards Crayke go under pylons then take farm track on right. Parking Small driveway with a few places on … Read More →

Gill Owen

Gill Owen 3 Statement Gill’s focus is on making hand thrown ceramics from locally sourced materials, processed by hand. The raw wild clays are collected locally, the ash used to make her glazes is the waste material of a master basket maker, thrown on a momentum wheel. Her style has been called ‘ refreshingly simple’ Address Spa Studios Spa Court Spa Lane Starbeck Harrogate HG2 7JF Web Gillowenceramics.co.uk IG - @gillowenceramics Email [email protected]Read More →

Helen Hopper

Kathleen Hopper 6 Statement Helen comes from the palliative field, this work seeps into her psyche and it’s influence comes through in her work. Helen uses both thrown and hand building techniques to create her pieces, She enjoys creating figures that express the interaction of people in ‘domestic scenarios’. Address Spa Studios Spa Court Spa Lane Starbeck Harrogate HG2 7JF Web www.northartcraft.com IG - @hopps19_ Email [email protected] Directions At Starbeck Level Crossing (A59) … Read More →

Helen Graham

Helen graham 6 Statement Helen works with Porcelain and Silver, found stones and semi precious minerals. She is inspired by the natural world, Archaeology and Mythology; translating these elements into Ceramic vessels and unique Jewellery. Address Beech Cottage Markington Harrogate HG3 3PQ Web helengraham.org.uk IG - @flotsam.jetsom Email [email protected] Directions From Harrogate take the A61 and then turn left at the Markington turn off at Wormald Green near the George Pub. Continue into … Read More →

Jane Carlisle Bellerby

Jane Carlisle Bellerby 2 Statement By placing the concept of 'Biophilia' and evidence supporting the benefits of green exercise alongside personal responses valuing psychological immersion within landscape, Jane has developed a practice creating work for both indoor and outdoor settings, applying mixed media (including natural objects and reclaimed rubbish) onto handpainted and eco-dyed silk. Address Elder Cottage, Lund Lane, Killinghall, Harrogate, HG32BG Web www.janecarlislesilkart.co.uk IG - @janecarlislebellerbysilkart FB - Jane Carlisle Bellerby Silk Art … Read More →

Jo Yeates

Jo Yeates 5 Statement Jo works in mixed media, inspired by the many possibilities of fabric, paper, paint and stitch. Much of her work incorporates repurposed and vintage materials and the patina of age that they bring. Fabrics and papers are painted, torn and layered, then hand or machine stitched to make land and seascapes and more abstract pieces. Address South Bank Studios, Southlands Methodist Church, 97 Bishopthorpe Road, York, YO23 1NX Web … Read More →

Kate Moores

Kate Moores 6 Statement Kate is a figurative artist who is inspired by the beauty, strength and energy of all human bodies. Her semi-abstract paintings, in acrylic, charcoal, soft pastels and ink, are full of colour and emotion. Kate also creates Body Celebration Portraits to commission, see yourself in art! Address Oakwood, Main Street West Tanfield Ripon HG4 5JJ Web www.katemooresartist.com IG - @katemooresartist FB - KateMooresArtist28 Email [email protected] Directions On A6108, on … Read More →

Leila Wilson

Leila Wilson 2 Statement Leila draws her inspiration from the natural world both locally and in Scotland. Her love of open, wild spaces and big skies feature in much of her work. She also enjoys experimenting with mixed media and her abstract tree paintings are the result of this. Address 4 Princess Avenue KNARESBOROUGH HG5 0AW Web FB - Leila Wilson Art UK Email [email protected] Directions From Knaresborough centre follow A59 towards York. … Read More →