Sunday Best

Well good morning all, 2 weeks and it’s Christmas Day … where has this year gone? It is a bit bonkers in Heart Gallery at the moment, we elves are busy keeping the shelves, walls and cabinets stocked up with goodies for you so if you haven’t yet been in do come and see how beautiful it is looking. The …

Kinfolk

Some of you are already keen collectors of this magazine we sell that promotes quality of life and connects a community of creative professionals from London to Tokyo by delving into home, work, style and culture not just with its well written and researched articles but with its photographic aesthetic. Kinfolk was created by Nathan Williams, his wife Katie Searle-Williams …

Meet The Maker – Anna Baldwin

Anna makes all her jewellery by hand, working mainly in silver, gold, and semi-precious stones, and loves creating beautiful, contemporary, wearable pieces. Her designs have an organic, tactile feel, often incorporating hammering and shaping techniques to create a sense of movement. Anna gains inspiration from many different sources including light, texture, and natural and fluid forms. She also gains many …

Meet The Maker – Claire Troughton

Claire is a talented jewellery designer whose inspiration comes from the tiny creatures and plants that can be found in the hedgerows and forests of the English countryside. Individual ranges usually feature a matching suite of necklace, bracelet or bangle, ring and earrings. Mainly working in silver, Claire uses small areas of gold to highlight details of her designs, creating a distinctive style. After completing …

sip and shop

Well my friends … it’s time to grab the festive season by the disco balls and enjoy it! Please join us on Friday 2nd December between 5pm and 8pm. Sip whilst you shop in a beautiful environment with everything under one roof and dance under our disco balls with us to celebrate surviving 2016! Here’s a wee taster of some …

Meet The Maker – Alex Allday

Alex is a Ceramic and Surface Pattern Designer who produces decorative ceramic wares with distinctive surface pattern details and qualities. Inspired by the fusion of traditional patterns and styles, her work combines a variety of techniques and processes to create a diverse range of surface designs for decorative and commercial wares. Alex explores with producing interesting surface qualities and textures …

Meet The Maker – Alice Barnes

Alice draws complex beauty from the simplest of forms to make elegant, contemporary jewellery with meticulous attention to detail. Born in London, Alice was always influenced by the strong architectural lines that surrounded her whilst growing up. She now draws complex beauty from the simplest of forms to make elegant, contemporary jewellery with meticulous attention to detail. Her work is …

Lost Houses of the South Pennines book signing with Kate Lycett

Most of you will have visited Kate’s Lost Houses exhibition at Bankfield earlier this year and have seen her amazing paintings of some incredible buildings sadly no longer standing. Many of you will have been into Heart Gallery to see her hand-finished prints on our walls and have perhaps purchased one … or two! Now you can purchase her book! …