Sunday, 19 September 2021

Auspices are good for artists’ talk at gallery

Auspices are good for artists’ talk at gallery

A HENLEY gallery that is staging a “duo exhibition” by two contemporary artists is to host an in-conversation event later this month ...

 

Artist going public at 39

Artist going public at 39

AN artist who first picked up a paintbrush after moving to Henley five years ago is mounting his first public exhibition next week. ...

 

Tasty bunch of artists

EIGH artists are to exhibit their work at the Herb Farm in Sonning Common. The show, called A Tasty Bunch, will be on Friday and ...

 

Artist’s watercolour of Trad broken up into little pieces

Artist’s watercolour of Trad broken up into little pieces

THIS colourful painting is the perfect gift for a boating enthusiast. It depicts the Thames Traditional Boat Festival, which was held ...

 

Thank you, Henley, says artist as she moves away

Thank you, Henley, says artist as she moves away

AN award-winning artist says she is sad to be leaving Henley after a memorable nine years. Camilla Dowse moved to the town from ...

 

Woodland theme for arts trail

THIS year’s Watlington arts trail will have six “habitat stations” throughout the town from August 28 to 30. Art installations will be ...

 

Photographer captures sheer majesty of trees

Photographer captures sheer majesty of trees

A PHOTOGRAPHER is staging an exhibition about trees. Rachel Wallace has loved trees ever since she used to climb them as a child and ...

 

Couple convert former pub into cafe and craft space

Couple convert former pub into cafe and craft space

A DISUSED pub has been transformed into an “art space” with a café, workrooms and classes. The Crown in Nuffield closed in 2013 but ...

 

Pizza flyer through the door that’s a little slice of history

Pizza flyer through the door that’s a little slice of history

The Art of Advertising | Weston Library, Oxford | Until August 30 IF you’re just about to throw away that ad for home-delivery pizzas ...

 

Painter elected to watercolour society

Painter elected to watercolour society

AN artist taking part in this year’s Henley Arts Trail has been elected an associate of the Royal Watercolour Society. Linda Saul, ...

 

Artists revealing their creativity under quarantine

Artists revealing their creativity under quarantine

THE Reading Guild of Artists is staging its 90th annual exhibition at Henley’s Old Fire Station Gallery from today. Titled ...

 

Arts trail goes green

WATLINGTON is to host a “green plan” arts trail in August. Community groups including the Watlington Climate Action Group, the WI and ...

 

Tutor hopes iPad drawing tips will float your boat

Tutor hopes iPad drawing tips will float your boat

FANS of art who are interested in learning how to draw using an iPad are being invited to sign up for free classes at venue number six ...

 

Henley Guild of Art and Crafts

Henley Guild of Art and Crafts

IT was a great feeling to be back at Remenham hall on June 24 for a wonderfully instructive workshop given to Henley Guild of Art and ...

 

My copy of £325m ‘Leonardo’

My copy of £325m ‘Leonardo’

A PAINTER from Pishill has reproduced the most expensive painting ever sold. Jeffery Courtney was commissioned to make a copy of the ...

 

Artists getting the band back together for trail

Artists getting the band back together for trail

THIS year’s Henley Arts Trail will be the biggest in the event’s 15-year history. The trail, which normally takes place over the May ...

 

d:two will have art at its heart for trail

THE newly re-opened d:two community centre in upper Market Place is aiming to be a Henley Arts Trail venue with a difference when the ...

 

Bronze bust of benefactor added to museum collection

Bronze bust of benefactor added to museum collection

THE River & Rowing Museum in Henley has re-opened with a new exhibit — a bronze bust of its main benefactor. Sir Martyn Arbib, founder ...

 

Arts trail artists back together at museum for one weekend

Arts trail artists back together at museum for one weekend

A GROUP of artists who exhibit their work at the River & Rowing Museum during the annual Henley Arts Trail are looking forward to ...

 

Story of friendship betrayed brings Tudor England to life

Story of friendship betrayed brings Tudor England to life

The Last Abbot of Reading | Reading Abbey Ruins | Until Saturday, July 3 MONASTIC life and religious strife perhaps seem unlikely ...