Jayne Wallett lives in Wivenhoe. She is a painter, printmaker and teacher. She studied Illustration at Harrow School of Art. She is currently in the second year of the ‘Art Design and the Book’ MA at The Minories.
Jayne has had a long interest in the territory between life portraiture and more symbolic representations of women: [...]
[ October 3, 2014; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
SPQR: Senatus Populusque Romanus – A Roman Miscellany
Book Launch with Anthony Everitt & Roddy Ashworth
6.30pm Fri 3rd October
Anthony Everitt’s new book, written with Roddy Ashworth, is a moreishly entertaining and richly informative miscellany of facts about Rome and the Roman world.
Do you know to what use the Romans put the excrement of the kingfisher? [...]
Image by James Dodds
The Bookshop Year
by Martin Newell
In the whiteflag days of winter
After nondescript November
When the teazel wreaths are ruffled
By the gales of December
Then the High Street is a harbour
From St Mary’s to the White House
In the racing days to Christmas
When the bookshop is the lighthouse
With the cherries in the churchyard
When the whooper swans have [...]
Photographer Wendy Thomas
Two works by photographer Wendy Thomas features in the gallery this month.
Both photographs on display reflect her extraordinary ability to capture the unexpected in the landscape, and in everyday objects.
Jayne & John Wallett
This weekend Jayne and John Wallett are holding their open studio at the Wivenhoe Bookshop shed.
Saturday 20th Sept from 12 noon
Sunday 21st Sept all day from 10am
On display will be paintings, drawings and mixed media pieces, portfolio slides and a selection of printed graphic design work.
Jayne Wallett has a background in [...]