Working from her studio in the beautiful Peak District, Pam Smart takes inspiration from nature, painting flowers, gardens and natural forms.
Inspired by edges, Sue works mainly in oils, and revels in the flexibility of this media. Her paintings are rich in texture and subtle glazes.
Using patterns, curves and rhythms, Cath captures the feel of the Peak District in mixed media, watercolours and oils.
It’s amazing what you can create with recycled magazine cuttings.
An accomplished watercolour artist who captures the atmosphere surrounding his various subjects – old objects, vehicles or a quiet place.
Mixed media town and landscape painter. Working in waterbased media depicting Derbyshire landscapoe and industrail heritage.
Emma Sidwell – ‘Ellia’
Emma works from the imagination, primarily in pen & watercolour. As ‘Ellia’ she creates worlds rich with stories, people, constructs & creatures.
One of the UK’s leading silk painters. Vibrant paintings of flowers and stylised landscapes.
Observational sketches evolve into sequences of paintings as the impact of a chosen subject is explored through a range of compositions and media.
Jill paints in oil and canvas, makes prints digitally and teaches sketching in iPad
I trained as a textile designer and believe this training has greatly influenced my work, especially in my use of […]
Tales told in traditional ways, of events, issues and processes. Sue’s award winning egg tempera works are narrative, communicative and decorative.
Specialising in lifelike animal & wildlife paintings in acrylic, Rita particularly likes to paint the smaller creatures in the natural world.
Working in watercolour and oils, Roger creates highly detailed landscapes, industrial scenes and more unusual narrative paintings.
Pastel paintings in contemporary style inspired by the landscape of the Peak National Park
Working mainly in mixed media, Rob’s inspiration comes from architecture and landscapes of the North West.
Lynne’s inspiration is drawn from local rolling hills, farms, animals and flowers with flamboyant use of colour and paint.
Fresh, vibrant and contemporary botanical images in watercolour. Originals, Giclee prints, cards and workshops.
Liz explores a range of images through drawing, print and sculpture, taking a fresh look at traditional themes.
Exploration of the human condition, inspired by the written word, stories of past and present, poetry and imagination.
Working from her studio in Rainow, award winning felt artist Suzy Shackleton, uses traditional feltmaking techniques to create stunning wall hangings.
Tim Rose paints in oil and watercolour and relates to his experience living in a city with proximity to the beautiful Derbyshire countryside.
John Rattigan’s art has strong decorative qualities and anthropomorphic elements, with each bird or animal taking on human characteristics.
Her vivid work not only reflects the intense hues and tones of wild open spaces, but also evokes a sense of place
Jenny paints in wild locations to catch saturated moments in rhythmic watercolours and rich oils. Her meditational images are based on music or poetry
Described as photo-realistic expressionism, Mark uses the finest draughtsmanship skills whilst expressing a mood or idea in high detail.
Ingrid Katarina Karlsson
Ingrid offers a wide range of original work in mixed media or textiles on narrative themes, as well as Giclee prints.
Always left-facing and often rather portly, the creatures depicted by Catriona Hall are largely based on those that surround her studio on the edge of
Elizabeth Forrest is a lettering artist, combining hand-made paper with painted lettering, to interpret text in a visually exciting and sensitive way.
Adrienne is a mixed media artist exploring various combinations of photomontage, collage, paint, print, pen & ink and embroidery.