Meet The Maker – Becky Cornes

Becky’s work is a journey into the unknown with a purpose to open up a dimension of experience that would otherwise remain hidden, the destination is only disclosed when she gets there. Nature and geometric formations inspire her paintings which have a starting point but then take their own form and direction during the process. Material experimentation and mark making …

Meet The Maker – Kate Thorburn

Kate is a Yorkshire based surface pattern designer having a background in both ceramic and card design. She completed an MA in ceramic design at Staffordshire University in 2007 and successfully launched her debut collection of ceramics in September 2014. All of Kate’s ceramics are proudly made in Stoke-on-Trent in one of the only potteries that still manufacture creamware ceramics. …

When you love someone your heart celebrates

Celebrate Valentines Day with us … we have lots of lovely affordable small romantic gestures but if you don’t have a budget then the whole gallery is at your disposal to browse and find that perfect something for your perfect person. Heart Gallery offers its customers a unique shopping experience under the one roof. A chance to see the work …

Meet The Maker – Rebecca Lewis

Rebecca endeavours to produce accessible, wearable jewellery. Her inspiration is taken from antique jewellery and collectables resulting in designs that echo the decadence of times gone by. With a more modern approach she creates classic, yet contemporary jewellery designs. Handpicked gemstones are the main focal point of many of her pieces. She has a fascination with gemstones, particularly labradorite and …

Meet The Maker – Leoma Drew

Leoma studied at Hereford College of the Arts and graduated in 2008 with 2.1 in contemporary and applied arts. Leoma works at the Mike Gell Contemporary Gallery in Hereford and is the chairman of the Alloy Jewellers group in Herefordshire. Her work is a mixture of hand saw piercing, shape forming and stone setting; her main theme is birds and …

Meet The Maker – Ross McGinnes

Ross is a photographer who was lured into photography by the lush Calder Valley landscape. Originally from the Wirral, he moved to Hebden Bridge via Birmingham and Leeds in 2005 and, surrounded by such magnificent countryside, he found it rude not to invest in a decent camera. In fact he’d bought one before he and his wife Erika had finished …

Meet The Maker – Kate Thornton

Kate is a Yorkshire based artist and designer specialising in greetings cards and art prints. Kate’s current work takes inspiration from her interest in natural history with a particular focus on British birds. Kate is drawn to shapes and outlines in nature and the built environment, taking elements from these contexts to create artwork that has bold images and silhouettes …

Meet the Artist Katy Jade Dobson

  Katy is a UK based oil painter from Yorkshire who spent her childhood feeding her love for art with a self taught approach to drawing and painting. Pursuing art throughout her educated life at the University of Lincoln, where she currently resides, Katy applied her second love for wildlife and nature into her artistic ventures. Katy began painting in …