My tip for something to do this weekend. Yesterday I visited one of my favourite places Brighton Museum and took a look around their current Biba exhibition. Here I found clothes combining tailored shapes and patterned fabrics I wish I could find in the high street today. With its cutting edge yet affordable fashion, Barbara

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New giclée print for Unlimited Editions Open House. I had drawn a peacock intended for a screenprint and thought I could put it into some context so… peacock =  national bird of India + a nice touch of texture + a bit of pattern = vintage travel poster/sticker. This could be the first of a

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Unlimited Editions Alphabet

The lovely Sara at Unlimited Editions has invited me to submit a print for their Open House show. The Artist Open House exhibitions are of course part of the annual Brighton Fringe Festival – a chuffing good excuse for a visit to Brighton throughout May. Check their site for the opening times etc, you might

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Brighton Festival Shows

You will be able to see/buy a selection of my prints at 2 shows in this years festival. The first invite came from the lovely folk at artymagazine . They are curating a group show at a ‘pop up gallery’ at Gallery40 right slap bang in the middle of Brighton’s North Laines. Other artists involved

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Hot Off the Press

A new print is ready! I’ve been printing again at Boxbird and have just managed to get this one finished in time for the Affordable Art Fair at Battersea. It is only just completed . Ladies and gents… may I introduce ‘Northern Lights‘ ( I never can come up with interesting titles, they just end

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Will’s Art Warehouse – Putney

As of this Saturday 13th – I shall be one of the artists selected to take part in the Christmas show at Wills Art Warehouse in the run up to the festive season. There will be framed prints ready to take home or you can take your pick from the browsers. Everything will be very

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Saturday 4th December – put it in your art diary! I shall be taking part in the first show of ‘The Assembly Room’ at the Unitarian Church, New Road in central Brighton. Right opposite the Dome and Pavilion. This event is organised by the ladies at www.ridleyanddowse.co.uk See below for a bit more information. A

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The only show I am taking part in May is the at the Claremont Hotel in Hove. It is in waddling distance for me so not too much of an effort to contribute some of my prints. The Claremont is a 5 star hotel on Second Avenue and they are a regular venue on the

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Brighton Open Houses

Shame on me for these infrequent updates. Soon to become even more infrequent I suppose as I embark on motherhood at some point in the next couple of weeks! So before I completely disappear from the Blogisphere I shall let you know about a few little bits and bobs that are occurring during May that

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Yesterday I popped into the Fishing Quarter Gallery on Brighton seafront, which is hosting a delightful ‘pop up shop’ by FiFi and Cardigan. It’s only open for another week so I’d get down there sharpish if I were you. I purchased a lovely beach cushion and bag in my favourite Fiona Howard (FiFi) patterns. As

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