Lynn and Sam in Bewerley 2017

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 […]

Bewerley Grange Chapel

The annual Bewerley Grange Chapel flower festival theme in August 2017 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 at No. 6

Katrina Brayshaw – Angles of Light. An exhibition in August 2017 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, […]

Lofthouse Art Group

Lofthouse Art Group exhibited their work in Lofthouse Memorial Institute in August 2017 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.

Royal Oak, Dacre Banks

A group of local artists and crafts people displayed their work in the Royal Oak at Dacre Banks in August 2017 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 […]

Hollins Hall Studio, Hampsthwaite

A group of artists exhibiting in their studio hut near the pond, August 2017   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 […]

Minerva’s Owl in Glasshouses

“Minerva’s Owl and Friends” & “Glass in Glasshouses” are in Broadbelt Hall. Aug 27 & 28, 2017. 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 […]

Fishponds Wood, Bewerley

Fishpond woods and Icehouse in Bewerley across from the Chapel at the end of Peat Lane. Open during daylight hours, August 2017. 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 […]

Middlesmoor Village Hall

Tables of craft-works. Open Sunday & Monday August 27 & 28, 2017. 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

Summerbridge Methodist Church

‘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, 2017 from 2pm to 5pm. Work progressing on “Nidderdale Mosaic” on Friday.

Blubberhouses Church

New to the NiddArt Trail in 2017, Blubberhouses Church. Open to visitors this weekend and next, plus bank holiday Monday, with tea, coffee, cakes and art.   Five artist are displaying their works. Jane Carlise Bellerby – Silk art and mixed media paintings. Paul Howell – Photographs Brian Hindmarch – Painter and printmaker William Watson […]