Rod Willis lives and works in Broseley Wood, and will be opening his studio for the 2018 Secret Severn art week. He has been a full time professional artist since 1992, having run his own studio galleries in Worcestershire and Ironbridge, and been resident artist at Ironbridge Fine Arts, who he still works along with. He has recently been taken on by Beckstones Art Gallery in Cumbria, one of the finest galleries in the north of England. The basis of Rod Willis’ artwork has always been his intuitive feel for light, atmosphere and mood, coupled with a natural eye for composition. Whether at first light
I am an illustrator specialising in storytelling and folklore themes What I do I work for the History press and individual storytellers to make visible and bring to life characters and themes from the rich oral tradition of both this country and places further afield What inspires me I am inspired by stories and the way they speak to our hearts as well as our experience of the world. also the natural (and the supernatural) world I inhabit and which also inhabits me Why I do it I have a wish to show others what I can see when I close my eyes and listen
Roger Keeling firstname.lastname@example.org https://www.facebook.com/rogerkeelingart/ 07970292642 Paintings, drawings and digital prints based on life-drawing and figure studies.
Water colour, oil and wire work. After a successful few years of painting animals I have recently been specialising in human portraiture. I took part in a portrait swap for the Virtual Art Studio which was great fun see more here Virtual Art Studio For this year’s Art Trail I will be making a series of wire birds of various sizes. I am happy to accept commissions to paint animals or people. Contact me on the email address below. Jennytyler1@hotmail.co.uk Jennytylerartist.com 07971254406 f.Jenny Tyler Artist
I paint in oils, acrylics and mixed media. I also teach drawing and painting, and my purpose is to help people find their own creatiVibrant, colourful paintings in oils and mixed media. email@example.com www.sandydensem.co 01952 876417 07801413757 f.Sandy Densem Winter
I just love paint. And I love to travel. And to teach other people to paint. That’s it really. In recent years I have studied with master painters from Italy and the USA, all the time searching for traditional skills and methods which can be applied to paintings of a modern world. I give workshops and classes on various aspects of drawing and painting and also painting holidays for those who want to work outside the studio. I have always been a painter, I graduated with a BA Hons in Fine Art Painting and later studied for a teaching certificate specialising in post 16 education. My
Hand dyed textiles and jewellery firstname.lastname@example.org www.fionajacksondesign.co.uk f.fiona.jackson.design.uk 07876 524353
I moved to Madeley 20 Years ago and was immediately struck by the wealth of living history all around us. The gorge is full of fascinating glimpses of our industrial heritage which is the main focus of my work. I love wandering around the local Museums and trying to capture a glimpse of a world that is rapidly disappearing. I mainly work in monotones ink with a traditional dip pen or graphite with the occasional dabble into livelier coloured acrylics. I have had work displayed at Weston Park Gallery, Bear steps Gallery Shrewsbury, and locally and I split my time between trying to capture