open studios

Cumbria’s Top 50 Trees

Nunwick Old Hall, Great Salkeld, Penrith, CA11 9LN, United Kingdom

Friday 15th - Sunday 17th 10am-5pm

Eden

Installation, Photography, Wood

Cumbria’s Top 50 Trees is a Heritage Lottery Fund project that celebrates powerful and moving personal human stories behind a diverse selection of trees within the county. They inspire people to battle illness, fire the imagination of children and evoke memories of loved ones now gone.Read more…

Janette Phillips

Laburnum House, Milnthorpe, Cumbria LA7 7QE, United Kingdom

Friday 15th - Sunday 17th 10am-5pm

South Lakeland

Mixed Media, Painting

Janette Phillips is an artist, designer and art mentor living in South Cumbria. Inspired by the gifts of nature and the seasonal changes around her, Janette’s work is full of movement, colour, boundless joy and appreciation.Read more…

Christine Hurford

Christine will be exhibiting at Carlisle Cathedral for C-Art, Carlisle Cathedral, Abbey Street, Carlisle, United Kingdom

Saturday 9th Sept - Sunday 17th September

Carlisle

Ceramics, Installation

After showing dead flies in Carlisle Cathedral in 2015 and Cockroaches at Ashness Bridge in 2016, Chris will be back to Carlisle Cathedral for C-Art in Extraordinary Places this year.Read more…

Celia Burbush

Workington, United Kingdom

Allerdale

Performance/Live Art

What are our intimate feelings around the idea of home? Do we feel an extra need for security or shelter during times of change? Celia Burbush has been collaborating with puppeteer Ali McCaw, to develop a live interactive performance piece.Read more…

Rebecca Scott Open Studio

Cross Lane, Kendal, United Kingdom

Saturday 16th - Sunday 17th Sept, 10am - 5pm

South Lakeland

Painting

Much of my work attempts to disquiet the expected reading , by the use of, for example, a painterly scribble to interrupt the reading of the image, or to juxtapose another image, to attempt to question or subvert.Read more…

Marilyn Laugesen

Rickerby Buildings, Currock Road, Carlisle CA2 4AU, United Kingdom

8th - 10th & 15th - 17th September 10am - 4pm

Carlisle

Mixed Media, Painting, Printmaking

Marilyn’s work reflects the similarities of the Northern Ontario and Cumbrian landscapes. She works from imagination and a photographic memory of spectacular storms, sunrises, sunsets, clouds and a love of trees .Read more…

Tracy Levine

High Bank Cottage, 27 Silverdale Road, Arnside, Cumbria LA5 0AH

Sat/Sun 9th, 10th and Fri, Sat, Sun 15th, 16th, 17th all 10am - 5pm

South Lakeland

Painting, Printmaking

Tracy Levine’s studio is based in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the village of Arnside.Read more…

Jonathan Trotman

Keswick CA12 5PG, United Kingdom

8th - 10th & 15th - 17th September 10am - 4pm

Allerdale

Painting

I have always painted, mainly landscapes, mainly mountain scenes but also coastal scenes, often including figures and other elements to help with scale and sense of place. Strong use of colour and texture have always been a major part of my work.Read more…

Vee’s Art

1 Leith Close, Cliburn, Penrith, United Kingdom CA10 3AJ

Friday 15th - Sunday 17th 10am-5pm

Eden

Painting

I live in  a beautiful area between the Pennines and the Lakedistrict and want to capture in my art the energy and emotions I feel here.  I paint Landscapes Sea and Lakes and just recently Buildings,  I want to stir emotions and perhaps memories, to comunicate feelings rather than just…Read more…

Dominic Richardson

Town Hall, Front Street, Alston CA9 3RF, United Kingdom

Thursday 14th - Saturday 16th September (10am - 5pm) Sunday 17th September (11am - 3pm)

Eden

After a road traffic accident left Dominic with an acquired brain injury when he was only two years old, few would have thought that the event would be the catalyst to a unique creative talent.Read more…