Alison Read

At home with Alison Read

What is there to not adore about Alison Read? She is a remarkable artist who specialises in hand-made original prints using linocut, screen printing, woodcut and etching. These are sold at Heart Gallery as prints and as greetings cards … little mini pieces of artwork that can be framed. She herself in character is the swiftness of a Squirrel, the …

Casey Allum

Meet the Artist Casey Allum

Casey Allum is a self-taught artist and illustrator based in The Peak District,
 specialising in animal portraits. She draws in pencils, inks, pastels & coloured pencils and paints in oils, acrylics & inks. Casey was born at the heart of The Lake District in Langdale Valley and feels extremely privileged to have grown up in such a beautiful part of …

Hayley Crann - illustrator

Meet Surface Pattern Designer and Illustrator, Hayley Louise Crann

Today we’d like you to meet Hayley Louise Crann, an illustrator and surface pattern designer from West Yorkshire. After spending most of her life with a pencil in her hand, she decided to study a degree in Surface Pattern Design at Leeds College of Art, and since then has never stopped being creative. With a love of the traditional method …

Meet The Maker – Caroline Parrott

As a child at home Caroline was surrounded by creativity, her mother a keen textile artist, enthusiastically launched herself down many avenues allowing Caroline and her sister to join her in trying the new techniques. Her father a Senior Design Engineer for the RNLI, also trained in boat building and so was able to build Caroline’s mum the appropriate piece …

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 …