A small ukulele get-together, with singing, in the garden (or indoors depending on the weather).
My ceramic work is mostly centred around the vessel form, although I also enjoy making flat wall pieces and jewellery. As an Art teacher for many years, specialising in ceramics, I find much of my inspiration came from the research that is necessary when delivering the Art GCSE and A level syllabus.
Valerie Shepherd will be exhibiting her work at Shoreham Art Gallery in May 2019. Valerie says: “I am a sculptor, painter and printmaker. I regard my work as a journey, the original idea sometimes changes direction and sometimes comes back full circle, it may be simplified or elaborated. It is the journey not the arrival … Read moreValerie Shepherd at Shoreham Art Gallery
My ceramic figures take inspiration from animal and human forms and from the objects around me, often combining elements of these to create some sort of hybrid creature. Drawing is my main tool for developing these ideas and helps me to focus my imagination which is influenced by fantasy, fairy tales and found objects with … Read moreJola Spytkowska at Shoreham Art Gallery