The NiddArt Trail brochure, map and planner are available as PDFs on the website download page at click > niddart.org.uk. The printed brochure (A3 folded) is now in libraries and tourist information offices in Knaresborough, Ripon, Harrogate and Pateley Bridge.
Author Archives: Charles Mellor
Painting of Cardigan Bay by Jean Appleson On display at the Glasshouses May Day exhibition
Swans and ducks Otter catching fish Glasshouses sunset Resting Divers Stream in Upper Nidderdale River Nidd in Autumn Duck on lake Ashfoldside Beck Heron fishing in Nidd
The print room (kitchen table) was busy and the art gallery (lounge) was full of his and her paintings and prints. A stream of art lovers, hikers, lost folk or people attracted by the blue art installation and the wind chimes, wandered in out of the sun to get their hands dirty (with ink) or […]
The annual Bewerley Grange Chapel flower festival theme was “Famous Women, Past and Present” There were floral tributes to Jane Tomlinson, Beryl Burton, Amy Johnson, Florence Nightingale, Emmeline Pankhurst, Grace Darling, Hannah Hawkeswell and others.
Katrina Brayshaw – Angles of Light. An exhibition of photographs of wild and remote places and other idiosyncratic images at number 6 studio gallery Pateley Bridge. “Landscape photography became a passion for me some seven years ago, and is really an extension of my lifelong love of the outdoors, and in particular, my love of […]
Lofthouse Art Group exhibited their work in Lofthouse Memorial Institute. There was a good range of paintings by members In addition there was a display of splendid historical and archaeological artefacts. And of course, tea, coffee and cake.
A group of local artists and crafts people displayed their work in the Royal Oak at Dacre Banks Jacqu Galloway’s textiles and Justin Grimaldi’s paintings and prints. Also in the High Street, Pateley Bridge. Textiles by Rachel Ferneley James Owen Thomas – “Starting from Scratch” Collage paintings using scratch cards Crafts in wood and pot […]
A group of artists exhibiting in their studio hut near the pond. Works by John Exley, Margaret Hockney, Elaine Malkin and Jean Millward and others. John Exley – Paintings John Exley – Sketchbook Margaret Hockney – Scanned Images Margaret Hockney – Scanned Image Jean Millward – Original painted floral cards Elain Malkin – […]
“Minerva’s Owl and Friends” & “Glass in Glasshouses” are in Broadbelt Hall. Aug 27 & 28 Work by Margaret Vallely, Penny Riley-Smith, Dayna Cowper, Gill Kirk & Sandra Gascoigne Photographs by Margaret Vallely Textiles by Margaret Vallely Prints by Gill Kirk Glass by Penny Riley Smith Textile painting by Penny Riley Smith Buttons […]
Margaret Clapperton is in her studio at Smelthouses from 12 noon to 5pm Sunday & Monday Aug 27 & 28
Fishpond woods and Icehouse in Bewerley across from the Chapel at the end of Peat Lane. Open during daylight hours. Walk through the woodland in search of ‘wish tree’ style markers created by silk artist Jane Carlisle Bellerby. Created within the wood and stitched with text, they provide a stimulus for green exercise and a […]
Glasshouses Art Group exhibition continues at Wath Church on Sunday & Monday Aug 27 & 28
Tables of craft-works. Open Sunday & Monday August 27 & 28 Colourful knitted childrens’ toys and accessories Reuse of wood Wood turnings by F Spence Jams, chutneys, pickles and oils by Jara View across the hills
‘Art and Soul’ A celebration of creativity Paintings, wood crafts and textiles produced by children and adults from Summerbridge Methodist Church. Open Sunday and Monday, August 27 and 28, 2pm to 5pm. Work progressing on “Nidderdale Mosaic” on Friday. […]