Broadbelt Hall, Glasshouses

Penny has arranged an exhibition of arts, crafts and photography by local people at Broadbelt Hall, Glasshouses as part of the NiddArt Trail from 27th to 30th August, Saturday to Monday, 10am to 5pm. Penny Riley Smith – Glass and ceramics Dayna Cowper – Paintings and photographs Ian Mayor – Photographer James Owen Thomas – […]

Jane Carlisle Bellerby in Killinghall

Jane had a grand opening of her garden shed gallery in Killinghall open August 27 to 30 from 11am to 4pm Jane’s dyed silkwork A couple of Jane’s paintings  

Joseph Hayton – Sculptor

Joseph Hayton is back from holiday, working in his King Street Workshop Studio and meeting visitors on the NiddArt Trail. Jo has some familiar figures to keep on eye on him   And a beady eyed owl Fine studies

Journeys – Dr Lynn Cook

An exhibition of Dr Lynn Cook’s paintings, prints and workbooks is taking place at No 6 studio gallery at The Old Workhouse, Pateley Bridge HG3 5LE on 27th to 30th August 2021 from 10:30 to 5:00. The preview is on Thurday from 5pm to 8pm. The workbooks have a lot of information printing techniques and […]

Briggate Arts Workshops & Studios

Briggate Art Workshop & Studios is in its second year on the NiddArt Trail. There are paintings by Fiona, Shirley and guest artists. Paintings by Fiona Odle displayed in the studio Fiona Odle showing her Tower Bridge painting Brimham Rocks by Fiona Odle Painting by Kim Coley Paintings by other artists  

Fiona Mazza – Ceramics

Fiona Mazza works in her studio making, painting and glazing her ranges of ceramics. Her work is on display in the entrance way. She can often be seen working on her commissions for her pieces based on butterfly shapes. Fiona is working today on her latest ceramics, hand painting butterflies on each piece. Fiona’s ceramics […]

Teresa Boast – Painter

Teresa Boast filled her kitchen and studio with her paintings, prints, cards and coasters for the NiddArt Trail. She allowed me to take some snaps of her recent work.   This colourful painting seems to bring the hob alive. Teresa paints animals and birds, including her iconic sheep images. She is versatile and displayed the […]

Ruth Wilkinson Mosaics

Ruth Wilkinson is diplaying her mosaics in her new studio in Pateley Bridge as part of the NiddArt Trail. She creates interesting local landscapes including a just completed night scene of Pateley Bridge. Ruth has also embarked on interesting mosaics on stone.   As well as running workshops in mosaics, Ruth offers the public the […]

Jack Albert & Gill 2

This new venture in Kings Court off Pateley Bridge High Street has a broad range of arts and crafts being sold by some of the makers. Previously I have been shown paintings, prints, cushions, turned wood and furniture from reclaimed wood etc. by the artists and makers. Some of the many paintings, prints and crafts […]

Sanders & Wallace Glassmakers

Andrew Sanders and David Wallace turn glassware making into a performance art, interacting with each other and onlookers with a smile. The glass objects are delightful shapes and colours and much appreciated. The work is hot and physically demanding. They are usually on holiday during this week but will be open and working during the […]

Bud & Bark

The first Sunday of the NiddArt Trail had 20 venues open of 28 but the King Street Workshops were quiet due to holidays, and possibly the Artisan Market. Gill Gray was busy making more flowers and displays to add to her colourful setting in her workshop and explaining her work to visitors. Gill uses local […]

Ramsgill Studio – Sarah Garforth

On the second day of the NiddArt Trail a watered down version of the threatened storm gently hit Ramsgill in Upper Nidderdale. Sarah Garforth’s gallery/studio provided shelter and a chance to see her latest works and to browse through her travel sketchbooks. Page of sketchbook – the source for her landscape painting Part of Ramsgill […]

Middlesmoor Crafts

Middlesmoor craftsmakers came out of isolation to display activities in the village hall. An impressive display Joy also brought out freshly baked cakes to tempt visitors. Sheila Cave showed her vast range of woolly toys Fred Spence had a large collection of wooden carvings and turnings Other Crafts  

Nidd Church – Shirley Hudson

Local artist, Shirley Hudson, has a two day exhibition in Nidd Church as part of the NiddArt Trail on Saturday and Sunday 21st and 22nd August. The works are inspired by the landscape around the village of Nidd which she has studied during daily walks in varying weather and light over the past 18 months. […]

Fishponds Wood

Fishponds wood in Bewerley is an ancient woodland that is now being managed to reverse years of neglect. It is also being used as a health and wellbeing activity and learning centre. The woodland is open to the public. The Hexagon Study barn is open between the hours listed on the NiddArt Trail venue page. […]