16th Burnham Art Trail
Saturday 20th June to Sunday 28th June 2020

Taking part this year are…

ALEX GRAYBOW

Artist

07593 082473     www.facebook.com/Baobab-Art-1773707572923282

Alex is a Creative Arts Therapist and an intuitive artist. She works with people to discover deeper connections and explore personal histories through the symbolism in the intuitive art they create.

Email: alex.graybow@gmail.com

AMY KEEPER

Jewellery Designer & Maker

07989 744869     www.amykeeperjewellery.co.uk

Amy has been a professional jewellery maker for 15 years. In 2017 she opened her jewellery and craft gallery in Burnham where she makes and sells her work among other carefully selected artists.

Email: amykeeperjewellery@gmail.com

ANDY HEEL

NEW Painter

01621 785846 / 07545 43819    

Andy has been painting in watercolour for about two years. He is still experimenting, so his subjects are varied although he favours the surrounding countryside and, of course, Burnham and the waterfront.

Email: andyheel33@gmail.com

ANNE HENDRY

Jewellery Maker

01621 783193    

Anne’s jewellery is inspired by shape, texture and colour. She enjoys the freedom of using fine silver metal clay, semiprecious stones and other materials, to create unique pieces of jewellery.

Email: annedesign2019@btinternet.com

ANNIE BARNES

NEW Textiles

07834 351655     www.ziggysquares.co.uk

The fascination for fabrics, colours and texture has captured my imagination since childhood. Each individually crafted project is made using natural, carefully chosen materials.

Email: annie@ziggysquares.co.uk

ASHLIE GASH

Artist

07807 731272     www.ashliegash.weebly.com

I've been working with digital media for a few years now, using the gang at Tower Hill Stables Animal Sanctuary as inspiration. They all have great personalities which I try to capture in my portraits.

Email: ashliegash@outlook.com

BARBARA PALMER

Painter

07508 312444    

Barbara has painted for many years and on moving to Burnham her passion for art has been reignited. Using old buildings and social history as her inspiration, she often references old photographs.

Email: barbaramcdermott43@gmail.com

CAROL CHESHER

Painter

07770 853220     www.carolchesherart.co.uk

Carol works in oil, acrylic and watercolour as well as traditional lead and copperfoil stained glass. Carol is inspired by nature, animals and people and was shortlisted for A&I Artist of the Year in 2018.

Email: carolchesherart@virginmedia.com

CHARLES BRAN

Printer & Paper Maker

01621 783088     www.papermakingfromplants.com

Our coastline and saltmarshes are Charles’s inspiration for artworks, handmade paper and lino prints.

Email: charlesbran@btinternet.com

CLAIRE WHITE

Artist

07899 843061     www.clairewhitegardens.co.uk

My inspiration for my art work comes from learning about nature, working as a gardener and how we are a part of nature. I enjoy painting, drawing and print making.

Email: clairewhitegardens@gmail.com

DAVID KENCH

NEW Artist

01621 784881 / 07759 673267    

David is a self-taught artist although in his early years he did attend art classes to work in various media. He mainly consider himself a watercolourist but also works in oils, acrylic and pastels.

Email: rigsby19@gmail.com

ELIZABETH POTTER

Artist

01621 786687    

Elizabeth finds inspiration for watercolours along the Burnham foreshore where tides and the effect of light are ever changing. Indoors, she might concentrate on the intricate design of an antique tea cup.

Email: douglas.potter@btopenworld.com

FRANCES FRANKLIN

Mixed Media

01621 782307 / 07809 459550    

Frances enjoys creating in a wide range of media including paint, collage, photography, mosaics, sculpture and found objects. Her subject matter is equally diverse, influenced by a lifetime of travel and photography.

Email: francesleighfranklin@gmail.com

GEORGE WINDER

Painter

01621 784692    

I work primarily in oils and look to the wide horizon of the East Coast for my subjects.

Email: georgewinder@btinternet.com

IONA HAWKINS

Textile Artist

01621 782085 / 07734 592030     www.facebook.com/onz.at.home

Iona is a textile artist transforming the delights of Harris Tweed into colourful and creative works of art.

Email: iona-hawkins@hotmail.co.uk

JEAN WEBBER

Painter

01621 785152    

Modern technology enables me to share painting skills and knowledge with friends. I continue to work with various mediums inspired by sea, sky and my imagination. Hopefully next year visits will be possible.

Email: lionelramblersretreat@btinternet.com

JENNY NEWMAN

Painter

07743 412271     www.jennynewman.org

Jenny’s work this year is in acrylics. She finds them so versatile especially when using a palette knife. It allows texture and depth to be built up quickly giving vibrant and loose expressive work.

Email: jenny@jennynewman.org

JEREMY HOGBEN

Artist

01621 785229    

Jeremy is a retired artist/architect painting mainly in watercolour. He paints buildings, boats, landscapes in atmospheric surroundings – inspired by unusual subjects. Commissions welcomed!

Email: jeremyhogben@aol.com

JIM BRADSHAW

Artist

01621 782851 / 07749 750048    

Jim paints and draws in a variety of media, producing work from his imagination and from the observation of different sources.

Email: jbradshaw_2001@yahoo.com

JOHN GREEN

Painter

01621 782503    

John enjoys the skill of creating a good composition that eliminates unnecessary detail giving his pictures a feeling of simplicity.

Email: mnjgreen@btinternet.com

JULIE BAYLISS

NEW Textiles

www.etsy.com/uk/shop/HunnyCraftsPrimitive

Inspired by the past,historic places and nature, Julie incorporates recycled and ethnically sourced materials to design and create pieces for the home.

Email: hunnycraftsprimitives@gmail.com

KEVIN HARBER

Sculptor

07762 791787     www.facebook.com/woodforthesole

Kevin enjoys walking our coastline with its endless inspiration and materials for his work such as driftwood, glass and stones. His creations are kept simple, retaining a natural sculptured beauty that nature does best.

Email: harber428@btinternet.com

KITTY OAKLEY

Painter & Book Artist

www.kittyoakley.com

Painted portraits inspired by ‘Colombo’ and ‘Murder, She Wrote’ will be shown alongside handmade screenprints and zines about a scandalous 19th century Foulness Island woman – Maria Scratton

Email: seaside.kitty@gmail.com

LEONIDA NICHOLLS

Artist

07341 833854    

Leonida's work is based on her own imaginative ideas. She hopes others see beauty in her work and they are inspired and influenced in a positive way.

Email: leonidadelacruz_975@yahoo.com

LINDSEY WAY

NEW Artist

07583 336452    

Lindsey is a botanical artist using coloured pencils to draw detailed images of plants and vegetation. She finds inspiration when out walking locally and likes to reflect on the changes seasons in her work.

Email: lindsey.way@btopenworld.com

LUCY FOWLER

Ceramic Artist

01621 776588 / 07525 925781     www.cowpatpots.co.uk

Lucy’s work is delicate and original and her style recognisably her own. She loves to vary the glaze effects using a variety of firing techniques. Lucy is a member of Anglian Potters.

Email: cowpatpots@gmx.co.uk

MARGARET SKERRITT

Ceramic Artist

07515 901404    

Margaret enjoys creating both functional and non-functional objects with clay. She throws pots & platters on the wheel and sculpts human & animal forms by hand.

Email: smskerritt@gmail.com

MARIANNA CASH

NEW Textiles

01621 784132 / 07746 366222    

Knitting has been my interest and passion for several years, I love creating characters for others to enjoy and treasure.

Email: mariannacash@mac.com

MARION SIDEBOTTOM

Photographer

07941 150361     www.marionsidebottom.co.uk

This collection from Dartmoor National Park includes characterful gnarly, moss covered oak trees of remote Wistman’s Wood & Black-a-Tor Copse. I also work in mixed media & glass, inspired by the botanical world.

Email: marionside@btinternet.com

MIKE BARTER

Sculptor

01621 742103     www.bartworks.co.uk

Mike is a sculptor inspired by found and recycled objects as well as natural materials. His working methods are usually welding, chainsaw or hand carving. His work is both abstract and figurative.

Email: info@bartworks.co.uk

NICOLA OSBORNE

NEW Artist

01702 558127 / 07968 677734     www.nicolaosborneart.com

After teaching art in secondary education for twenty years, it’s time to do my own stuff. The natural world is my inspiration with its myriad of colours and shapes. Creating dynamic, bold and semi-abstract reflections of nature are now my obsession.

Email:

ROGER PERRIN

Painter

01621 782103 / 07512 934180     www.facebook.com/Roger-Perrin-135447553832304

I have lived and worked around Burnham since 1978. Now in semi- retirement I am taking delight in pursuing painting, a hobby that I have dabbled with for years and brings me joy.

Email: ashfordclaire72@gmail.com

SAM MILTON

NEW Artist

07914 395992     www.instagram.com/paint_pouring_by_sam/

Sam’s art is created by the paint pouring technique. It is fluid, modern, unpredictable and each piece is completely unique.

Email: acrylics.by.sam@gmail.com

SANDRA HALL

NEW Ceramics

01702 230059 / 07801 956911     Sandrahallceramicsunique.wordpress.com

Sandra has been ‘creating with clay’ for the last 50 years: witches, dragons, Green Men, house names and number plaques and much more. Her work is individually handbuilt in stoneware, each a ‘one off’.

Email: lionedhall@yahoo.co.uk

SARAH BROOME

NEW Mixed Media

07879 458842     www.etsy.com/uk/shop/TokenThoughts

Sarah enjoys exploring creative techniques and materials. Currently she is using metal stamping to incorporate into a unique handmade range of inspirational artworks under the name of “Token Thoughts”.

Email: sazzabroome@gmail.com

SASKIA TUNBRIDGE-DAVIES

NEW Ceramics

07850 6933748     www.instagram.com/saskiasceramics

Saskia is a ceramic designer and maker who’s work consists of her range of slip-cast ceramic coffee ware as well as hand built and thrown functional ware using locally ‘won’ Creeksea Clay.

Email: smtdavies@hotmail.com

SHARON CHAN

Mixed Media Artist

07947 655947    

Sharon works in mixed media with a special interest in lino cutting. She takes inspiration from the natural world, wool, fleece, soft textiles and recycled objects. Much of her work focusses on the sea.

Email: sharon_chan14@hotmail.com

SHONA GRANT

Painter

07717 794809    

Shona finds the wild landscapes and open spaces of the Blackwater Estuary captivating. The smaller landscapes of pebbles, shells and seaweed as well as larger views are fascinating subjects for painting.

Email: shonagrant@gmail.com

SOPHIE EYLES

NEW Jewellery Maker

01621 774610 / 07584 056635     facebook.com/sophieeylesjewellery/

It starts with an outline. Original hand drawn designs crafted in recycled silver and gold with a balance of modern boldness and the delicacy of time-honoured making techniques.

Email: hello@outlinejewellery.com

STEPHEN SPRINGALL

Painter

07913 800289     www.stephenspringall.com

Stephen is a local watercolour artist who paints in the open air and in the studio. A fan of the impressionists and is inspired by the history, architecture and landscape of East Anglia and beyond.

Email: steve.springall@btinternet.com

SUE HODGSON

Painter

01621 772898 / 07733 078172    

Sue is a self-taught artist and has painted all her life! She teaches small groups every week. She loves experimenting with different subjects and mediums. She loves to pain animals and give them character.

Email: susan.hodgson51@hotmail.com

SUE SPIERS

Painter

01621 776570     www.suespiers.co.uk

Maldon Hythe, Burnham-on-Crouch and the rivers, creeks and marshes of the Dengie Peninsula continue to inspire me to paint in watercolour ‘en plein air’ throughout the year.

Email: sjrspiers@gmail.com

TESSA FRAMPTON

Painter & Book Artist

07969 164770     www.taframpton.com

Tessa works in oil and mixed media on a gesso board surface with techniques that include scratching the surface to give texture. Her inspiration is the landscape of Essex marshes, fields, hedges and scrubland.

Email: taframpton@me.com

TORS DUCE

Textile Artist

07979 520665     www.torsduce.co.uk

Tors is a textile artist who enjoys up-cycling fabrics to give them new life as jewellery, accessories or art. Inspired by nature she uses her sewing machine to sketch with thread & give texture to her work.

Email: tors@torsduce.co.uk

TRACEY MERRITT

NEW Glass Artist

01621 772582     www.traceymerrittart.com

Tracey studied stained glass at Ely Cathedral & also trained in fused glass art. She now produces work using a wide range of medium and techniques which enables the work to constantly evolve.

Email: toddsfolly1@gmail.com

TRACY SAUNDERS

Painter

07840 537705     www.tracysaunderswatercolours.co.uk

The remains of abandoned boats might be considered by many as just wrecks, but to me they suggest stories of romantic voyages, adventures and the maritime history of Burnham-on-Crouch.

Email: tracy.saunders1@btopenworld.com

TRISS NORMAN

Mixed Media Artist

07741 413534    

This year travels abroad have inspired mixed media collage, created from the throwaway items collected and usually discarded as I have moved through other cultures and places so different from home.

Email: trissandsharon.burnhamarttrail@hotmail.com

VICTOR CAPLIN

Jewellery Maker

02084 595227 / 07947 511592    

Victor has been collecting vintage ancient beads for forty years. He enjoys combining them to make unique, interesting, wearable and affordable jewellery.

Email: victorcaplin@hotmail.com

WENDY ANDREWS

NEW Artist

01621 785998 / 07894 964960    

I recently returned to painting after a twenty year break, starting out by copying the work of traditional painters. Now, after gaining in confidence, I’m improving my technique and creating original artworks.

Email: ax03nwa@yahoo.co.uk

YVONNE McDERMOTT

Artist

01621 782395    

Yvonne’s artwork, this year, concerns endangered and extinct animals. Using a variety of media, she draws attention to the beauty and individuality of these creatures who may all soon be lost from the Earth.

Email: mcdermottyvonne5@gmail.com