Our resident Artists/Makers help serve in the Gallery from time to time, their work is exhibited throughout and year and they will often be creating their work while manning the desk.
Rose Hatcher: semi-precious jewellery
Rose, a felt artist, has created necklaces and earrings especially for the Gallery using beautiful semi-precious stones in her jewellery.
Rosemarie James: earthenware pottery
A potter and teacher for many years Rosemarie uses earthenware clay and a range of glazes to create her highly original designs.
Fiona Kelly: stoneware pottery
Fiona‘s pots are mainly thrown on the wheel, using stoneware clay, to produce functional, decorative pots for use in the home.
Wendy Nutt: silver jewellery
Using sterling silver Wendy pierces, photo-etches and enamels her jewellery to produce pieces with simple elegant patterns.
Linda Rowe: fused glass
Linda‘s bright and contemporary designs are produced using stained glass, copper foil, Tiffany and glass fusing.
Gill Smeulders: button jewellery
Gill combines buttons, vintage findings and beads into usual necklaces, earrings, pendants and bracelets.
Cliff Towler: paintings and photography
With an emphasis on Dorset wildlife Cliff creates original acrylic paintings on canvas, as well as prints and photographs of the local area.
Graham Towler: paintings
Landscapes and seascapes are Graham‘s motivation to paint. He features many Dorset and West Country iconic views in his large and small original acrylics.
Caroline Walker: photography
Landscape photography is the main focus of Caroline‘s photography, but she also travels widely to capture views and people worldwide.