This blog post comes to you a day later than usual because I have been away at the very enjoyable Dumfries and Galloway ‘Spring Fling 2018’. This year 86 galleries took part, including the Craigard Gallery, Wigtown, pictured below. The gallery is owned and run by Sarah Stewart (pictured below) and her husband. They exhibit work by local artists (for example, painter Hazel Campbell has … Continue reading Sarah Stewart, designer and printmaker
On Saturday, I was in London to see this exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery. This exhibition, which has just closed, has gathered together more than fifty portraits by this artist. When I was a student (the first time around), I studied Modern Languages, and we were allowed – in fact encouraged – to study the History of Art of the period we were studying. … Continue reading A Painted Quilter?