[ March 5, 2015 6:30 pm to March 6, 2015 8:30 pm. ] Readings from the Patrician Press
Essex Book Festival Event
6.30pm Thurs 5th March
Join us for this Essex Book Festival event showcasing writers from the Patrician Press.
Established in 2012 by Patricia Borlenghi, the Patrician Press is a small, courageous independent which aims to encourage and promote high-quality fiction and poetry written by authors whose original literary talent [...]
‘Norfolk Lavender Fields’ – Annie Bielecka
Artist Anne Bielecka is showing four of her beautiful textile land/seascapes in the gallery during January. She talks about her work here:
‘I am an artist/maker working mainly with textiles using highly decorative techniques that cross the boundary between fine and applied art.
My work includes wall hangings, quilts, altar frontals, costumes, [...]
St Mary’s through our window
Season’s Greetings and Best Wishes for the New Year from all of us here at the bookshop!
Thank you friends for your loyal support during 2014.
Our Christmas opening hours are as follows:
Sunday 21st Dec 10.00 – 4.00
Monday 22nd Dec 9.30 – 5.30
Tuesday 23rd Dec 9.30 – 5.30
Weds 24th Dec 9.30 – 4.00
Our annual exhibition of small gems from outstanding artists is fabulous as usual.
The artists, and works featured this year include include, from left to right:
Emma Cameron – ‘Look’
Eliza Kentridge – ‘Apron Words’
Tessa Spencer Pryse – ‘Roses’
Jayne Wallett – ‘Cake’
Paul Rumsey – ‘Rhinoceros Charcoal’
Olivia Browne – Untitled
Wendy Thomas – Untitled
Terry Curling – Untitled
Richard Allen – ‘Evening [...]
You may have noticed that for the last 6 months the bookshop has been opening on Sundays.
People do seem to enjoy the opportunity to browse books on Sunday, and it’s become quite a busy day for us.
We will therefore, be closing on Mondays from 3rd November 2014.
(Last trading Monday 27th October.)
We hope it doesn’t [...]