PDA members are very busy with events and exhibitions this month, you can see a number of different members work both locally and nationally.
Vivien Wilson specializes in botanical painting and this month will be featured in two different publications.
Read about Liz Welby in the February edition of Artsbeat; this versatile fine artist is currently artist in residence at Scarthin Book, Cromford
PDA’s current chair, Ingrid Katarina Karlsson has been featured on the BBC as part of an episode of Countryfile broadcast on 29th January 2017
Jeweller and silversmith Karin Sheldon’s recent commission turned out to be for a surprising recipient.
It may only be January but you can see work by a variety of PDA Members across the region and further afield this month.
Pastel artist Sandra Orme has been commissioned to write an article explaining how she creates a layered pastel picture.
In September PDA member Sue Lewis-Blake will be exhibiting paintings and photographic prints at the prestigious Kultur Backerei, Luneburg, Germany.
Continuing our 25th-anniversary programme, we will feature in next month’s Chatsworth Festival – Art Out Loud.
Join Michela at the Foxlowe Gallery on Friday 20 May at 7pm for the preview of Within Elements.
To celebrate 10 years of Derbyshire Open Arts, artists and crafts people across the county are preparing to showcase a broad range of creative project
The River Dove is the focus for a new photographic art exhibition coming to Bakewell visitor centre this Spring.
We are delighted to welcome six new Peak District Artisans to the group – including former Young Artist of the Year, Alex Jabore (pictured)
Peak District Artisans selected to exhibit their work at the prestigious Mall Galleries, London.
Peak District Artisans in ‘A Derbyshire Passion’, Derby Cathedral’s Stations of the Cross Installation
Five Peak District Artisans are among fifteen Derbyshire artists that have been commissioned by Derby Cathedral.
An award-winning painter and ceramicist from Ilkeston will show work from his fifty-seven-year-long career at Erewash Museum Ilkeston.
Eight Peak District Artisans have been shortlisted in this year’s craft&design Selected awards, and you can support them by voting!
Opening on 6th January 2016, 35 members will exhibit their works in a display featuring artists, designer-makers and contemporary craftspeople [...]
Ceramic artist Jan Lewis-Eccleston and portrait artist Casey Allum have joined the group
Lettering artist, Elizabeth Forrest’s contribution to this year’s Big Hoot has raised a fantastic £8,000 for charity.
‘Liquid Light’ at Buxton Museum & Art Gallery celebrating the River Dove
Last month, one of our members, Liz Wellby, visited Lane End Farm to deliver a drawing workshop, ably supported by Sarah Sharpe and Bryony Sharpe.
PDA’s major annual event takes place at the Devonshire Dome, Buxton on the weekend of 18th -19th July. Preview evening on Friday 17th.
Today we proudly launch our new marketing campaign.
St John Street Gallery, Ashbourne will host an exciting new solo exhibition this month showing the work of one of our members, Ingrid Karlsson-Kemp.
PDA member Maggie Robinson will be taking part in the Society of Women Artists 154th Annual Exhibition
Twenty-seven Peak District Artisans will hold a Spring Arts Weekend in place of the annual Derbyshire Open Arts event this May.
‘Moments of Confluence: A River’s Song” opens in the Joe Cornish Galleries, Northallerton, on 6th June until 30th June
An artist from Chesterfield has been selected from hundreds of applicants to take part in Birmingham’s biggest ever mass-participation, public art eve
Visit Rob Wilson over the late May Bank Holiday weekend at his Open Studio in Whaley Bridge
Last day of our fantastic exhibition at Chatsworth House on 22nd March
THE work of an artist from Sheffield has been awarded first place at the 2015 Harley Foundation Prize.
PDA welcomes five new members Sue Lewis-Blake, Juliet Forrest, Rosalind Smith, Yuka Jourdain & Ian Saville…
Two local artists have dedicated new artwork to north Derbyshire hospice where their friend was cared for.
One of our Sheffield-based members has received award-winning recognition at the 2014 Great North Art Show.
on October 11th & 12th at the Whitworth Centre, Darley Dale. 28 PDA members taking part in an opulant marquee complete with red carpet & candelabra!
And the winner is…..Sam Westwood. Congratulations to Sam and all our finalists.
Our most prestigious event of the year, the Great Dome Art Fair takes place this weekend 19th and 20th July in Buxton’s Devonshire Dome.
A PDA member has constructed an 18ft wire hare – adding a new dimension to this year’s Buxton Festival Fringe
Derbyshire Life and The Derbyshire Magazine are writing about Michela in the current issues.
Annual Open Studios event throughout Derbyshire. Follow the link to see which PDA members are taking part.
Nine PDA members are taking part in ‘Beat the Blues’ at the Art Café, Buxton, an exhibition of original work supporting Blythe House Hospice
Textile Designer Jane Mitchell, artist Jill Ray and woodturner Roger Waterhouse have all been accepted for membership of the group.
Sue’s painting of the Diamond Jubilee River Pageant selected for ‘Serco Prize for Illustration 2014 Exhibition’
PDA’s new format full colour brochure is now available. Packed full of information about all the members, PDA shows, maps etc. Email for a copy.
Ingrid Karlsson-Kemp is marking National Storytelling Week (1-8th Feb) by launching a programme of narrative-based art workshops.
Professional photographer Michela Griffith now has her own page on the PDA website
Michela has success in Landscape Photographer of the Year 2014 competition
St John Street Gallery, Ashbourne, artsbeat magazine and Turners Art Supplies will sponsor the awards for the next two years
Contemporary folk artist Sue Prince now has an Artist page on the PDA website and explains all about her award winning egg tempera artwork
Rob Wilson has a solo exhibition at Jarva Gallery, Whaley Bridge entitled ‘Bridges & Branches’ runs from 7th-24th December
PDA have selected four new members: artists Sue Prince & Janet Mayled; photographer Michela Griffith & jeweller Annette Petch
Check our Members’ Events Calendar for details of creative workshops run by PDA members
Louise Jannetta will be holding an Open Studios Event in Buxton from 19th October to 3rd November
Pastel painter Sandra Orme is featured in the October issue of artsbeat Magazine.
The PDA Members’ Annual General Meeting takes place on 22nd October
PDA member Catriona Hall is the featured artist in the October issue of Country Living Magazine
25 PDA members taking part in Autumn Showcase at The Great Peak District Fair 12th & 13th October
PDA members are taking part in the Melbourne Art Trail on 14th & 15th Sept.
PDA member Rob Wilson featured on Sky Sports Test Match coverage painting the England v Australia Test Match
Alex Jabore has been announced the winner of PDA’s 2013 Young Artist of the Year Award
Exhibition of 19 paintings of precious stones inspired by a small piece of amber. Venue: Creswell Crags, Worksop to 7th September
Don’t miss the final day of PDA’s Great Dome Art Fair – it’s our biggest yet.
Shortlist has been announced for the title of ‘PDA Young Artist of the Year’. Winner to be named at The Great Dome Art Fair in July.
16 Peak District Artisans will be exhibiting at Stockport Art Gallery
Astound 2013 – Nicholson Institute, Leek until 15th June. Exhibition of work by graduates from Leek School of Art.
PDA member, wildlife artist Richard Prime is the featured artist in the May issue of Derbyshire Life Magazine.
Exhibition at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Deansgate, Manchester from 1st-31st May by 9 PDA members
Our annual search to find the most talented young artists. Our 2013 Young Artist of the Year competition closes on 13th April.
PDA are pleased to announce the selection of three new members: Rachel Emmerson, Joanne Reay and Dewsnaps Woollens
Eleven PDA members are exhibiting at Sock Gallery from 28th March – 11th May
‘Passion for Colour’ exhibition of porcelain ceramics by Sue Gorman at Opus Gallery, Ashbourne. Runs to end of March.
LAST WEEK of our Spring Exhibition at Chatsworth in the Carriage House Restaurant . Must end on 2nd March.
Alison Counsell has work in ‘Designed to Shine’ 100 years of stainless steel exhibition at Sheffield Millennium Galleries
Make sure you get a copy of our new brochure
Wildlife artist Paul Tavernor is the subject of a 3 page feature in the February issue of Cheshire Life magazine
Fine artist Lynne Wilkinson will be exhibiting paintings at the Heartbeat Gallery, The Orchard Centre, Sheffield until 12th January
Jewellery by Lucy Palmer selected for exhibition at the Harley Gallery in Worksop until 24th Dec.
‘Finish Positions’ – an exhibition inspired by young dancers at Déda. From 29th Nov – 23rd Feb.
Watch Eddie Hallam demonstrate his life-size wildlife sculptures 30th Nov – 9th Dec.
Elizabeth Forrest is taking part in ‘A Splash of Colour’ at Craft in the Bay, Cardiff from 17th November – 6th January
Helen, Justine & Lucy will be selling their latest work at the Banks Mil studios in Derby this weekend.
Alison Counsell will be exhibiting a full range of Wapenmaps and Map’n’lites : unique flat pack ideas……ideal for Christmas posting!
Pauline Townsend will be exhibiting her silk paintings at the Great Liverpool Art Fair in the Royal Liver Building, Pier Head on 24th November.
High quality fair on 17th & 18th November at Coalbrooke, Ironbridge includes Lucy Palmer and Newfields Gallery
Ann Bates, Ruth Robinson, Sylvia Glover, Rita Chang, Judith Brown, Keith Wright, Brian & Maggie Robinson have all been selected to join PDA
Peak District Artisans help make 2012 Great Peak District Fair best yet.
Award winning artist Rob Wilson is using vogue patterns in his highly creative mixed-media [..]
Yvonne Oates has a new exhibition of work in the Art Cafe, Pavilion Gardens, Buxton from 5th November – 7th January.
Alison Counsell & Zoe Badger at the Devonshire Dome, Buxton 10th & 11th Nov with the Weekend Shopping Company. An ideal Christmas shopping weekend.
Lynne will be exhibiting a selection of original paintings, giclee prints and cards from 2 Nov to 12 Jan
Lettering artist Elizabeth Forrest is exhibiting with the Royal Birmingham Society of Artists from 24th Oct – 24th Nov.
Exhibition – Mark will be exhibiting at the Patchings Art Centre from 6 Oct