Moved to Tears

It isn't often that a piece of artwork has the power to evoke emotions other than those of envy, joy, pride, love, anger - maybe confusion but once in a while an artwork has the ability as to so move someone that they are driven to tears. We have lots of visitors to the gallery and we have a changing display of artworks for them to enjoy and on the whole I think it all measures up pretty well. What we have is very well received and we get lots of positive commentary but it's quite rare for the artworks to generate tears. I should think in the last year only three artworks have had this effect and for two of the artworks it wasn't a unique experience. One of these pieces was 'The Wolf at the

Happy New Year!

A fairly obvious title for the first blog of the new year - but I really hope it's true. I LOVE Twiglets and this one I found in my packed lunch clearly loves me. A more conspicuous piece of good fortune could not have presented itself as an omen of good luck for the new year. We've already got some great new work in the gallery to kick off 2020 with a batch of new paintings from Rachael Bennett and a couple of little gems from Glenn Wilce... Large mixed media Painting from 'Lanza' seriesby Rachael Bennett. Small Mixed media pieces from 'Lundy' series by Rachael Bennett A little gem from Glenn Wilce. Painted Ply with enamelled copper.

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