• This is a full day landscape painting experience just beyond the beautiful villages of Barley and Roughlee and surrounding areas of Pendle Hill. Our base camp for the day is at the very historical Clarion house, the only one of its kind left in Britain today founded by the Labour and communist party.
  • This full day workshop, delivered by Julia Swarbrick, is an excellent introduction to this very satisfying print making process. Julia is a very experienced artist working in a variety of settings all over the North West. Her print-making workshops are in great demand and this is a great opportunity to learn from this excellent artist. She will take you through all the processes so you can leave with beautiful artwork. The workshop is on Saturday 7th July 2018, 10am - 4pm. The price includes all materials, lunch and refreshments as well as the full day's Art Tuition.
  • Classes take place on Tuesdays. 2 sessions are available, 2:30pm - 4:30pm and 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Price £45 for 6 sessions. These classes are suitable for a wide range of levels of experience/ability.

    1. Inspiration: Leo
    Oil on canvas One of a series of abstract paintings inspired by great masters. This piece analyses compositional elements of Leonardo da Vinci’s Adoration of the Maji, and re-imagines it as an abstract painting. Unframed 67cms x 67 cms  
  • A set of 6 blank greetings cards, 15cms x 15cms. Each card is a print from one of Keith Parkinson's paintings, including 5 paintings of Pendle Hill and one of a red deer stag under Ben Mor on the isle of Mull. Each card comes cellophane wrapped with an envelope. These cards make beautiful greetings for many occasions.
  • 30cm x 30cm Oil painting on board 'Sri Lankan Jungle is an Oil painting painted directly onto mdf board. Created from Beverley's recent visit to the beautiful and breathtaking island of Sri Lanka.
  • Chalk pastel on paper

    One of several pastel landscapes focussing around my home in the Ribble Valley and one of my favourite places, Anglesey. Anglesey also features in a series of small oil painting painted in situ.

    Framed 51cms x 69cms

  • Oil on Calico One of a series of abstract pieces derived from Euclidian mathematics and philosophical considerations of life experience. Heavily applied oil paint describes a parabola and incorporates text as well as hinted figures. All the work in this series is painted on meticulously prepared calico which is lightly primed and sanded smooth to allow the paint to glide. Unframed 97cms x 61cms
  • This unique large landscape painting would make a wonderful signature artwork over a fireplace or in a hallway, enhancing any home….the vivid colours brilliantly capture the Ribble Valley in spring. Details: 100 x 100cm original oil painting on deep canvas.
  • This original acrylic seascape painting, stunningly depicts the view towards the iconic Ty Coch Inn on the north coast of the Llyn Peninsula, Wales. It was painted ”en plein air“ in striking expressionist colours on a clear blue October day, and truly captures the beauty of the North Wales coastline.
  • Oil paint on board One of a number of paintings which are very reflective, featuring tranquil and sensitive motifs around gardens and woodlands, all painted with this characteristic gentle boldness. Unframed – 31 cms x 44cms
  • Oil paint on board Julie paints the places she loves. Many are set in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland and demonstrate a sublime understanding of sea and sky. This is one of several paintings illustrating Julie’s love of the Ribble Valley. Sheep have featured in several pieces, painted from her many photographs of her walks in the area. Framed 56 cms x 43cms (unframed size 48cms x 35cms)