Swindon Open Studios


Venues in Old Town
Artists in Old Town include Caroline Day, The Waddell family, Mammy Wagon, Cheryl Willis, Alex Coppock-Bunce, Terry Humphries, Susan Carr, Ken White, Hannah Dosanjh, Sue Pready, Noriko McFarlane, Andrew Tucker, Samantha Silverton, David Bent, Tim Carroll, Mollie Gratland, Anthea Hilson, Carolann Wakefield, and from the Swindon Evangelical Church: Hazel Nicholls, Don Elliott and Clare Saunders.

Caroline Day
'Amaryllis Bloom'
74 Goddard Avenue, SN1 4HS  R & G
Open: 9th/10th/13th September 11am-5pm  R G
t: 07788 887726
e: carolinerday@yahoo.co.uk
f: Caroline.Day.Artist
tw: @Carolinerday
i: @carolinedayartist

'Stunning original paintings and prints'
Described as being known for "large breath-taking paintings of flowers, characterised by energetic brushstrokes and vibrant colours".
Caroline gained a First Class BA Hons Degree from Camberwell College of Arts in 1994 and went on to gain a MA with Distinction from Cardiff University in 1996.
At Caroline’s studio you'll be able to browse Caroline's art work. Choose from Caroline's stunning original paintings full of rich colour and life or from her enchanting fine art print collection.

 




Chris Waddell
'Dominic Waddell, Self Portrait' Medium: Acrylic
12 Galen View, Swindon, SN1 4GF   R
Open: 9/10/13/16/17 September 11am-5pm
t: 07876 745179
e: chriswaddell@btconnect.com
www.waddelldigital.co.uk
f: waddelldigital
t: waddelldigital
i: waddell_digital
'Paintings, ceramics and photography'
One family: three artists. A selection of commercial and fine art photography; ceramics; and architectural and portrait paintings.





Mammy Wagon
 Medium: Textile  R
8 Goddard Avenue, SN1 4HR
Open: 9th/10th September 11am-5pm
t: 07964 146207/ 01793 638609
e: mammywagon@gmail.com
f: Mammy Wagon
'Individual pieces  from key rings to clothing'
My work is a one off: individual pieces of crochet, both tactile and inspired by the Mammy Wagon way of life. From key rings to clothing, inspired by Africa and the South Pacific.

 


Cheryl Willis
'Cow parsley love' Medium: Drypoint
8 Goddard Avenue, SN1 4HR  R
Open: 9th/10th September 11am-5pm
e: cheryldawnwillis@gmail.com
'
Nature captured in a dry point moment'
A collection of lino prints and dry point etchings usually inspired by my love of nature. I love this creative art as every print is different to the other, each one an original.
There will be some unframed prints to purchase.



Alex Coppock-Bunce
'Atlantic' Medium: Silk screen print
86 Avenue Road, SN1 4DA     R & G
Open: 9th September 11am-5pm
t: 01793 539991
e: alex@alexcoppock-bunce.com
www.swindon-hypnotherapy.com
'Experimental drawings, paintings and prints'
I have recently been exploring print in various forms and I am excited about the appearance of the unexpected during the process. It seems to capture what is going on subconsciously and is evolving into a way to express what I am not always aware of until after the event.

 


Terry Humphries
'Bath Road, Swindon' Medium: Oil on canvas
Venues:Swindon Museum and Art Gallery, Bath Road on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th September 10am-5pm
 Studio 24, 24, Helmsdale, Greenmeadow, SN25 1PN on Wednesday 13th September 6-8pm and Sunday 17th September 1pm-5pm R

t: 07941 976050
e: terryhumphries@icloud.com
www.terencehumphries.co.uk also f, tw, i
'Plein air oil paintings, Swindon landscapes'
I will be showing a selection of my oil paintings painted en plein air (outside on site), including local street scenes, landscapes also seascapes from the UK and abroad.



Susan Carr
'The Poppy Field' Medium: Oil on canvas
Venues:Swindon Museum and Art Gallery, Bath Road on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th September 10am-5pm
 Studio 24, 24, Helmsdale, Greenmeadow, SN25 1PN on Wednesday 13th September 6-8pm and Sunday 17th September 1pm-5pm R
t: 07471 204475
e: smc223@hotmail.co.uk
www.susancarr.co.uk
Facebook: susanmdcarrartist
Twitter: @smc223
Instagram: susanmdcarr
'Portraits and plein air paintings'
I will be showing a selection of my plein air oil paintings, including local scenes, seascapes and figurative studies. Plein air paintings are painted in the open air capturing the changing light and atmosphere.



Ken White
'Ploughing the Field' Medium: Oil on canvas
20 The Mall, SN1 4JG
Open:
9th/10th September 11am-5pm
t: 01793 490639
e: kennwht@aol.com
www.kenwhitemurals.co.uk
'
Murals, paintings of old Swindon and the GWR'
Visitors will see images of my murals, paintings of old Swindon and the GWR.



Hannah Dosanjh
'Posh Rupert' Medium: Oil
27 The Mall, SN1 4JA  R
Open: 9th/10th/16th/17th September 11am-5pm 
t: 07853 178498
e: hannahmdosanjh@gmail.com
www.hannahdosanjh.co.uk
'Paintings of people and animals in glorious technicolour'

Visitors will see me at work, producing paintings, bags, cards and prints for sale.



Sue Pready
32 The Mall, SN1 4JG Studio at rear in the garage: sharing with  Noriko
Open: 9th/10th/16th/17th September 11am-5pm  R, W
t: 01793 335182
e: sue.pready@btinternet.com
'Hand built stoneware pottery and watercolour paintings'
Sue Has been practicisng pottery for many years and has come to love creating one off pieces of different designs. She incorporates her skills learned from her teacher, Noriko, with her hands on approach. Sue will be showing various pottery creations and watercolour paintings. Commissions welcome.




Noriko Macfarlane
32 The Mall, SN1 4JG Studio at rear in the garage: sharing with Sue
Open: 9th/10th/16th/17th September 11am-5pm  R, W
e: norikomacfarlane@btinternet.com
Domestic and ornamental hand built stoneware pottery.




Andrew Tucker
'Bench' Medium: Wood
39 The Mall, SN1 4JA  G

Open: 16th/17th September 11am-5pm
t: 01793 340895
e: andrew.tucker@ntlworld.com
'Objects made in wood, and woodworking demonstrations'
I make a variety of practical and ornamental objects made from locally sourced wood. Demonstrations in green woodworking techniques.

 


Samantha Silverton
A selection of Sam's ceramics
39 The Mall, SN1 4JA  G
Open:16th/17th September 11am-5pm
t: 07841 487999
e:silvo82@btinternet.com
www.samanthasilvertonceramics.co.uk
f: SamanthaSilvertonCeramics
'Handpainted contemporary ceramics'
I will be exhibiting from my studio at Artsite during the first weekend and showing my colourful handmade and hand painted contemporary ceramics, inspired by Aztec and African patterns with Andrew Tucker during the second weekend.




David Bent
'Timeless' Medium: Acrylic on canvass
The Old Nursery, Marlborough Lane, SN3 1RA    R & G
Open: 17th September 11am-5pm
t: 07798 787450
e: carole@artofflight.co.uk
www.davidbentstudio.co.uk
f: davidbentstudio
tw: davidbentstudio
'Paintings, photocollages, drawings and a rocket'
Areas of specialism include aviation, where David Bent is credited for creating a new movement in modern aviation art. As a social expressionist, his work is widely influenced by his observations of the world around him. Lots to see in the studio, including archive artworks.




Tim Carroll
''Four Seasons, Yellow and Blue '  Medium: Acrylic on canvas
52 St Margaret's Road, SN3 1RX   R & G
Open: 9th/10th/13th/17th September  11am-5pm
t: 01793 527149
e: timfcarroll@btinternet.com
www.timcarroll.co.uk
'Paintings and ceramics'
Visitors will see paintings including the '100 Views of Swindon', and a range of covetable ceramics.

 


Mollie Gratland
'Silken sunset'  Medium: Silk painting
9 Linley Close, SN1 4DY  W & R
Open: 9th/10th/16th/17th September 11am-5pm
t: 01793 740830
e: gratland@btinternet.com
'Silk paintings, prints and metal resin plaques'
Works on display will include silk paintings, silk scarves, prints and metal resin plaques.





Anthea Hilson
'Chartwell'  Medium: Watercolour
9 Linley Close, SN1 4DY   W & R
Open: 9th/10th/16th/17th September 11am-5pm
t: 07703 286763
e: anthea.hilson@tesco.net
'Mainly watercolours, pastels, silk and cards'
I mainly paint in watercolour, but enjoy and also paint using acrylics and pastels. I am currently exploring drawing. I shall have a variety of work plus cards and silk scarves and paintings in silk available to view/buy


Carolann Wakefield
'Into the Darkness' Medium: Acrylic on canvas
54 Kent Road, SN1 3NG  R G
Open: 9th/10th/16th/17th September 11am-5pm
t: 07876 696553
e: carolann_uk@hotmail.com
f: CarolannWakefieldArtist
'Abstract and traditional paintings plus prints'
In recent years my travels to Australia have inspired a range of abstract paintings with an aboriginal theme. I use a number of different mediums and subjects in my work which are unified with a strong use of colour and composition.




Swindon Evangelical Church

Clare Saunders
'Colourful conversations' Medium: Acrylic
Swindon Evangelical Church, 17-19 Devizes Road SN1 4BH  R & G
Open: 9th/16th September 11am-5pm and 13th September 1pm-4pm 
t: The Church office - 01793 541153
Bright, large, colourful canvasses produced for a recent Holiday Bible Club entitled 'aquarium adventures' and other work.




Hazel Nicholls
'Town Gardens Fountain'  Medium: Acrylic
Swindon Evangelical Church, 17-19 Devizes Road SN1 4BH  R & G
Open: 9th/16th September 11am-5pm and 13th September 1pm-4pm 
t: the Church Office - 01793 541153
'Paintings from 3 artists'
Very varied work from small birds and animals to larger landscapes. Mostly acrylic.




Don Elliott
'Ballet Class' Medium: Oil on board
Swindon Evangelical Church, 17-19 Devizes Road SN1 4BH  R & G
Open: 9th/16th September 11am-5pm and 13th September 1pm-4pm
t: The Church office - 01793 541153
While I paint in oil and acrylic, I prefer the former. General subjects appeal to me but I prefer to concentrate on face and form.



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