Come and Exhibit in our Tap Room

AT THE MOMENT WE ARE EXHIBITING...

Elaine Hughes - Paper Artist

ELAINE GRADUATED FROM MANCHESTER METROPOLITAN UNIVERSITY IN 2001 WITH A BA HON'S DEGREE IN EMBROIDERY. SINCE THEN SHE HAS CONTINUED WORKING CREATIVELY ON VARIOUS PROJECTS IN THE UK. HER LABEL 'OH GOLLY GOSH' WAS CREATIVELY ESTABLISHED IN 2009 AND NOW HAD A PERMANENT HOME IN THE WRITTEN GALLERY ON SCARCROFT LANE.

INSPIRATION FOR THE ARTWORK COMES FROM ELAINE'S LOVE OF THE QUIRKY VERNACULAR BUILDINGS FOUND IN MARKET AND SEASIDE TOWNS AS WELL AS ANCIENT CITIES SUCH AS YORK. THE CHARMS OF BY-GONE ERAS THE 1930S, 40S & 50s ALSO PLAY AN IMPORTANT PART IN THE AESTHETIC LANGUAGE OF THE WORKS.

 MORE INFORMATION VISIT HER WEBSITE WWW.OHGOLLYGOSH.CO.UK

OR SEND HER AN EMAIL STUDIO@OHGOLLYGOSH.CO.UK

Tracy Politti - Grimglass

TRACY HAS BEEN WORKING WITH GLASS FOR THE LAST FOUR YEARS, HAVING LEARNT FROM AN ESTABLISHED GLASS ARTIST IN YORK.HER INITIAL INSPIRATION IS TAKEN FROM LYRICS OF FAVOURITE SONGS AND POEMS.

SHE POSITIONS THESE ALONGSIDE SCENES FROM ANTIQUE MAGIC LANTERN SLIDES, IN ORDER TO EVOKE IDEAS AND MEMORIES RELEVANT TO THE WORKS SHE HAS CHOSEN TO FIRE INTO THE GLASS.OFTEN COLOURS REFLECT THE SUBJECT, OR THE ACTUAL COLOURS IN THE SLIDES SELECTED.

SHE DOES THIS ALONGSIDE HER FULL TIME OCCUPATION AND SO COMMISSIONS ARE CAREFULLY CONSIDERED.

CONTACT INFO. WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/GRIMGLASS/

Katie Farrow

KATIE EMBARKED ON A POTTERY COURSE AT A NIGHT CLASS AND DISCOVERED HER LOVE OF WORKING WITH CLAY AND THROWING POTS.

THIS IS HER FIRST POTTERY COLLECTION. HER INSPIRATION CAME FROM A FAMILY HOLIDAY SAILING IN THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA. SHE LOVED THE VIVID BLUES AND GREENS OF THE SEAS AND SKIES AND WANTED TO RECREATE THESE COLOURS AND TEXTURES IN HER GLAZES.

IN SEPTEMBER 2018, SHE IS AM STARTING A DEGREE COURSE IN CONTEMPORARY CRAFTS AT THE LOCAL COLLEGE AND LOOKING FORWARD TO WORKING AND DEVELOPING HER ART SKILLS WITH DIFFERENT 2D AND 3D MEDIUMS AND AREAS OF EXPERTISE.

Jo Yeates - Mixed Media Collage/Textile Art

JO USED TO BE A LAWYER BUT IT WAS MAKING HER MISERABLE SO SHE DECIDED TO GIVE IT UP AND DO SOMETHING ELSE INSTEAD. SOMETHING CREATIVE, SOMETHING THAT MAKES PEOPLE HAPPY, SOMETHING THAT MAKES HER HAPPY.

NOW SHE MAKES UNIQUE THINGS FROM FABRIC, BUTTONS, PAPER...STICKING THEM TOGETHER....USING LOTS OF VINTAGE UP CYCLED AND RE PURPOSED MATERIALS. OLD BOOKS, MAPS, PAINT CHARTS, HER TRUSTY TYPEWRITER, WHATEVER TAKES HER FANCY.

IF THERE IS SOMETHING YOU'D LIKE OR FOR MORE INFO PLEASE GET IN TOUCH WITH ON : 07902033268

 

OUR ARTS POST IS LOCATED IN OUR TAP ROOM AND IS A BRIGHT AND RELAXING SPACE, PART OF OUR PUBLIC LOUNGE AREA WITHIN THE WINNING POST.

THE ROOM IS ALSO USED FOR SEPARATE AND SMALL EVENTS SUCH AS OUR GIN CLUB, TASTING EVENING AND SMALL GATHERINGS FOR UP TO 30 DINERS

THIS IS AN IDEAL SPACE TO HOLD EXHIBITIONS / LAUNCH EVENINGS WHERE WE CAN OFFER DISCOUNTS ON WINES FOR YOUR GUESTS (SUBJECT TO MINIMUM QUANTITY AND BY ARRANGEMENT.

WITHIN OUR MAIN BAR WE ALSO HAVE A DISPLAY CABINET FOR 3D ARTISTS TO EXHIBIT THEIR LATEST COLLECTIONS.

PLEASE CONTACT US IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN DISPLAYING YOUR WORK WITHIN ARTS POST.