Hampshire Open Studios
22 - 31 August 2020
With award winning artists:
Martin Farrow is a fine art photographer near Southampton with a relaxed friendly approach specialising in stylish modern professional photography.
Besides commissioned work, Martin's pictures have been exhibited at a number of locations, including Winchester Guildhall Gallery, Winchester Cathedral, Winchester Discovery Centre, Eastleigh Museum, Hyde Tavern, Hampshire Open Studios, Purbeck Cottage Studios and various group exhibitions such as the Royal Photographic Society.
Martin offers quality giclée prints, either mounted or framed for individual purchase, and undertake commissioned work.
Elizabeth Saunders is an experienced artist working with a variety of textiles and mixed media. Elizabeth has exhibited work within galleries and continues to be influenced by historic and contemporary art within these settings. Using my experience of marketing and selling, she finds motivating other individuals about textiles exciting and rewarding.
The artist's work is inspired by a narrative of her own memories and journeys through life. As the needle with the thread penetrates the cloth it begins a journey of twisting and turning meandering along its path, inserting and embedding threads into the fabric, exploring life’s turmoil, perseverance and pleasure .‘…self and world…thought and feeling…’
Vicky North is a needle felter and ceramicist.
Karen is an Encaustic artist she teaches various workshops locally she also uses other mediums in her work such as watercolours
Karen creates bespoke paintings in the form of jewellery and embelishes her artwork on various other items like notebooks, coasters and magnets.
Sarah Louise Baker
Sarah studied at Winchester School of Art ,The University of Southampton, as a mature student from 2009-2012 fulfilling her life long ambition to explore her compulsion to be creative.
“The development of my work has taken me on a journey to the invisible, the unseen and the unknown. I am interested in highlighting these subject areas bringing them to light through visual art.
I have produced work which discusses topics such as feelings,atmospheres, hidden issues and the unknown properties and possibilities of space. I a presently
experimenting with mediums such as Jesmonite combined with line and pattern. My practice also incorporates print making, photography, metal work, painting, product design and jewellery."