Category Archives: Art

Picturemakers’ Blog

Just chaired another bright, sparky meeting of the Picturemakers when we welcomed Gordon Miles as our newest member. We now have our exhibition schedule planned out up to early 2014. It’s going to be busy this year and next. See … Continue reading

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Sailing By

I’ve always loved the Sailing By theme music that precedes the shipping forecast every evening on Radio Four. I associate it with floating off to sleep, but of course for mariners, it’s the signal to listen up for the information on which … Continue reading

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Picturemakers new Exhibition – Coast – now open

I wonder if exhibition openings will ever be something I can really take in my stride? This morning we opened Coast at Morlan Aberystwyth with a coffee morning in aid of a special school in Penparcau. Some of the children … Continue reading

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An exciting opportunity for The Picturemakers

Discovered yesterday that we have been invited to exhibit in Hereford at the Courtyard Gallery. Exciting, challenging, all that stuff. Are we up for it? Yes, of course we are! And the entry form for the RA Summer Exhibition arrived … Continue reading

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The Picturemakers

This morning I gathered with my ‘critical friends’, the Picturemakers, for our annual general meeting. We’re a collective of artists who have been exhibiting around Wales since 2006 and we meet once a month to help each other decide “where … Continue reading

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A very Caspar David Friedrich morning

The first really hard frost of the year this morning. Minus four at home.

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