Artist Jane Watson
Jane works locally as a gardener and can often be seen up and down the village with her lawnmower in the back of her car. However, her main passion is painting. She talks about her work here:
My artistic style has developed through trial and error, as I have had no formal training as […]
© Miranda Campbell
Miranda Campbell’s beautiful book art, handmade books and bookmarks will be on show in the gallery until July. She tells us about her work here:
A good story collapses time, weaving together fragmented voices with contemporary images that fire the imagination and evoke strong feelings.
Book art adds an exciting dimension to storytelling, allowing me […]
‘Offerings’ – New Verse from Anita Debska
6.30pm Friday 17th June
Anita Debska has twice appeared at the bookshop as a translator of Polish poetry (Migrant Birds and The Well-Tempered Lute, both published by Wivenbooks), but now she invites you, for the first time, to share some of her own verses from Offerings, her new […]
Shaun Mills is a Mersea Island based amateur photographer who rediscovered his love for photography in his early 40’s & now spends much of his spare time wandering around the North Essex backwaters with camera in hand looking for inspiration.
His stunning landscapes are showing in the gallery throughout May.
‘I’m quite happy rising pre-dawn […]