Winner of the Open for Art OFA 2019 prize draw Peter Feltham picked up the photo-encaustic painting which was commissioned from Lyn Kirkland during Open For Art. His partner Bobbi, who was the lucky winner, was unable to come along today but wished the £100 voucher to pay for the balance against the painting.
Great day yesterday for Open for Art. Prince Charles spent a few minutes, after lunch, talking to Olivia, Carol and Carla Taylor about Open for Art. He then led his visitors, Commonwealth ambassadors, around Poundbury. He called in to venue 17, Judy Tates home where 4 artists are displaying their work. He then spent some […]
A water colour painting by Prince Charles entitled, “Caithness” was loaned for display at the Open for Art Duchy Poundbury Farmhouse, venue 10, following a letter requested a submission from HRH by Poundbury resident and painter, Judy Tate. We are all so excited that Prince Charles is a contributing artist during Open for Art. It […]
Open for Art is an exciting art trail offering you, the public, the opportunity to view artists at work and purchase lovely original artwork for your home. Open 18th May to 2nd June, brochures can be found at local libraries, cafes and community centres or follow the trail on this website. Open for Art has […]
What a fabulous day – sunny and not too cold or windy. We had 475 visitors through the gates to view our artists creating their art. With demos in the Retreat, artists dotted around the fabulous scenery sketching & painting en plein air and stalls showing artists work there was plenty to see and experience. […]
Open for Art Launch at Sculpture by the Lakes 11th May 10am to 4pm This beautiful must-see location is hosting the Open for Art Launch. The price for visitors has been reduced from £10 to £7.50 for this day only During the day you will have the chance to meet many of our participating artists. […]