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Sally Darlington

Textile Artist, graduated in the late 80’s from the Glasgow School of Art. Creates one off original contemporary wall pieces using industrial felts, silk cocoons and wool. Influenced greatly by her teaching in Africa...

Anna Fitzgerald

I am a painter who likes to use resin paint and folklore in equal measures, every painting has a story. I paint quirky animals full of character and emotion. My life is also part...

Colin Porter

I am a landscape gardener and designer and devote much of my spare time to painting. I am taking a Fine Art degree in North Devon. My preferred medium is watercolour, but also do...

Alex Pointer

I am an Illustrator living in Bude in beautiful North Cornwall and I like to tell stories with pictures. My work is mostly based around nature with a slight leaning to the fantastical and...

Maximilian Orkamfat

As long as I can remember from childhood I have always enjoyed drawing, it has always been a part of ‘who I am’. I love to create and find that painting goes beyond this,...

Mairi Williamson

I am an artist that draws on a large and small scale, using think paper and canvas. My medium is ink, fine tip pens and large ink pens. I had a stroke 4 years...

Julia Kerrison

I am an artist and illustrator living in West Cornwall whose work has been exhibited and sold all over the world. I trained initially in the theatre, focusing on scenic art, puppetry and mask...

Sharon McSwiney

Based in St Ives Sharon McSwiney creates a range of jewellery & metalwork. Working in copper & brass she handcrafts decorative wall pieces featuring popular leaves & birds. Her quirky jewellery designs include hedgehogs,...

Barbara Turner Jones

I paint St Ives Bay and the sea in general and Godrevy in particular. Trained at Exeter College of Art and Design in the sixties and after a break went back to painting. www.facebook.com/Barbara-Turner-Jones-ART-PAGE-694430957295305/

Ichi

I’m Ichi, a small town alien living in Cornwall. Having been an avid doodler since childhood, I love to have fun making eye-catching art. I am a self-taught artist, enjoying using different mediums to...

Douglas Westbury

I began my life as an artist at the age of ten years old when I became a student of Cliff Holden. www.artfinder.com/douglaswestbury www.facebook.com/douglas.westbury www.twitter.com/douglaswestbury www.instagram.com/douglas.westbury www.uk.pinterest.com/douglaswestbury

Lindsey Child

I am a landscape artist, passionate about ‘natural beauty’ versus ‘man made pollution’. I am sickened by increasingly abandoned dog poop bag, litter in woodland, towns, coast & ocean, the effects on nature this...

Seb West

I create semi-abstract, highly textured reliefs of the Cornish landscape using a variety of media and techniques. I’m interested in the striations running through the rock, coincidence of line, the connectedness of things. Not...

Francis Pullen

My background in screen printing dates back to the 1970s when I first worked for a screen printer and then lectured at the London College of Printing. However, the chemicals used at the time...

Ellen Bastiani

I have a small studio at Heartlands, Redruth where I work with my door open for the public to pop in and browse. I paint vibrant seascapes and harbour scenes using acrylic and focus...

Emily O’Sullivan

I am a Fine Art student at Falmouth University. Working in black and white using a variety of fine liners, I adopt the stippling technique of making repetitive dots to create heavily detailed and...

Paul Ryan

I make contemporary maritime art, combining the process of photo silkscreen with painting and found materials taken from the landscape, notably my walks along the Peryn river. The boats included in the constructed paintings...

Jannali Hepple

I am a tattoo apprentice in Falmouth Cornwall, at Ship to Shore Tattoo. I specialise in creating botanical tattoos and draw a lot of inspiration from nature, print making and Indian henna patterns ....

Polly Meyrick

I have always had a keen interest in the ways of humans. This interest is often a catalyst for my work. Through my art I aim to encourage the viewer to observe elements of...

Chloe Monks

I’m a Ceramic artist, gradually I have based my work around conceptual art and sculpture. My work engages with personal values and ideas throughout spontaneous installation within a space, creating a new dimension of...