Fine Art

Izzy Miller

Izzy Miller is a classically trained artist, specialising in portraiture and still lives, using the traditional media of charcoal and oil paint.

Cath Dunn

Using patterns, curves and rhythms, Cath captures the feel of the Peak District in mixed media, watercolours and oils.

Colin Halliday
Giles Davies

Giles enjoys finding the right colours, tones and textures in magazine cuttings to create his collage landscapes.

Brian Robinson

An accomplished watercolour artist who captures the atmosphere surrounding his various subjects – old objects, vehicles or a quiet place.

Ruth Gray

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.

Alex Jabore

Award winning figurative painter specializing in portraits and animal art through the medium of oil paints.

Pauline Townsend

One of the UK’s leading silk painters. Vibrant paintings of flowers and stylised landscapes.

Sue Lewis-Blake

Observational sketches evolve into sequences of paintings as the impact of a chosen subject is explored through a range of compositions and media.

Jill Ray

Jill paints in oil and canvas, makes prints digitally and teaches sketching in iPad

Janet Mayled

I trained as a textile designer and believe this training has greatly influenced my work, especially in my use of [...]

Sue Prince

Tales told in traditional ways, of events, issues and processes. Sue’s award winning egg tempera works are narrative, communicative and decorative.

Joanne Reay

Inspired by family issues, Joanne focuses on the positive side of life and portrays this in her work using a variety of mixed media

Maggie Robinson

Maggie loves to communicate though her mixed media paintings her love of the English countryside..

Rita Chang

Specialising in lifelike animal & wildlife paintings in acrylic, Rita particularly likes to paint the smaller creatures in the natural world.

Roger Allen

Working in watercolour and oils, Roger creates highly detailed landscapes, industrial scenes and more unusual narrative paintings.

Steve Elliott

Pastel paintings in contemporary style inspired by the landscape of the Peak National Park

Vivien Wilson

Botanical artist Vivien Wilson paints portraits of flowers, trees and fruit in glowing watercolour.

Rob Wilson

Working mainly in mixed media, Rob’s inspiration comes from architecture and landscapes of the North West.

Lynne Wilkinson

Lynne’s inspiration is drawn from local rolling hills, farms, animals and flowers with flamboyant use of colour and paint.

Cheryl Wilbraham

Fresh, vibrant and contemporary botanical images in watercolour. Originals, Giclee prints, cards and workshops.

Liz Wellby

Liz explores a range of images through drawing, print and sculpture, taking a fresh look at traditional themes.

Verina Warren

Verina Warren is a renowned textile artist working in the field of fine art embroidery/ painted textiles.

Sarah Sharpe

Exploration of the human condition, inspired by the written word, stories of past and present, poetry and imagination.

Suzy Shackleton

Working from her studio in Rainow, award winning felt artist Suzy Shackleton, uses traditional feltmaking techniques to create stunning wall hangings.

Tim Rose

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

John Rattigan’s art has strong decorative qualities and anthropomorphic elements, with each bird or animal taking on human characteristics.

Sandra Orme

Her vivid work not only reflects the intense hues and tones of wild open spaces, but also evokes a sense of place

Justine Nettleton

Justine’s painting aims to capture the beauty of the dramatic landscape.

Jenny Mather

Jenny paints in wild locations to catch saturated moments in rhythmic watercolours and rich oils. Her meditational images are based on music or poetry

Mark Langley

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.

Catriona Hall

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

Elizabeth Forrest is a lettering artist, combining hand-made paper with painted lettering, to interpret text in a visually exciting and sensitive way.

Adrienne Brown

Adrienne is a mixed media artist exploring various combinations of photomontage, collage, paint, print, pen & ink and embroidery.