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Julian's work is colourful, cheerful, often "edgey" and sits squarely in the 'Outsider Art' genre which is variously described as naive, primitive or folk art.
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If you're visiting St Ives in the next week or so don't miss the Penny Rumble exhibition "WE’RE ALL AT SEA" in the town's historically important Crypt Gallery. The Crypt is where it all started in terms of St Ives Modernism, where artists like Peter Lanyon, Patrick Heron and Bryan Wynter established their illustrious careers.
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Christine was raised in St Ives, Cornwall. Drawing and painting has always been an important thread throughout her life. A natural way to express herself from childhood to the present day. Most of her work is in acrylic, occasionally mixed media, where she creates atmospheric and expressive interpretations of her experiences and environment...
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Elizabeth has loved to paint throughout her life on a daily basis and it is a source of joy and constant exploration for her. The sheer pleasure she derives and the passion she feels comes across in the diverse subject matter and vibrant colours of her work. Growing up in a small village in Cambridgeshire Elizabeth spent long days walking and cycling out in the fields and lanes.
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Karen lives and works in West Cornwall where she is drawn by the movement of waves, surf, foam and spray to produce adventurous, bold seascapes. She also paints landscapes and well-known Cornish landmarks in her own distinctive style, using bold block brush strokes and sundry household items such as a kitchen scourer to achieve the desired effect.
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L S Lowry established the genre and a select few Northern artists have since followed and established their own specific styles within this popular niche. Martin's paintings feature the distinctive "Lowryesque" townscapes and figures as well as Martin's trademark crooked perspective and vivid palette...
Focus on artist Sherry Edmondson. Using impasto and making bold gestural marks to suggest mood and create visual and tactile interest, the exploration of Sherry's themes is an intuitive response to the changing landscape. The natural environment is the essential source of inspiration for Sherry's landscape and abstract paintings. Reflective study, memory, sketches, photographic images and written notes are all a supportive part of her creative pr
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Teresa Tanner, Inspired by the Land. Teresa is inspired by time spent living in North Devon and Kent, and her works focus on the still remote parts of our landscape and the loss of woodland, old orchards and open spaces...
Featuring a gallery of affordable paintings by artist Kerhys Farley. Kerhys practices the “alla prima” method of painting with oils. Also known as direct painting, alla prima involves the layering of wet paint onto wet paint, allowing Kerhys to work with intent and intuition without being consumed by perfection or unnecessary details.