Portmanteau Gallery

Ceramics, Painting & Textiles

BOS Venue 31

Björk Haraldsdóttir (Ceramics), Jacy Wall (Woven Tapestry, Prints & Etchings) Boo Mallinson (Painting), Sarah Hitchens (Ceramics), Helen Lloyd-Elliott (Painting), Stephanie Buttle (Ceramics).

Portmanteau Gallery is delighted to open its doors to six contemporary artists for Bridport Open Studios. The artists work in different mediums, from oil and acrylic to wool, ink and clay. This busy and eclectic showing of like-minded artists explores common themes of tones and texture in two and three dimensional form.

Portmanteau Gallery, 10 North Street, Bridport, Dorset, DT6 3JQ
North Street is first right of West Street. Hoppiness is on the corner. Portmanteau Gallery is 100 m up North Street on the right at the corner with Rax Lane. Limited on street parking in Rax Lane or use Rax Lane pay and display.

10.30am – 4.30pm

Wheelchair: Yes but low steps through door
WC: Yes

Exhibiting Artists:









Björk Haraldsdóttir

Björk: justbjork@me.com – www.ceramicsbybjork.com – 07884 390205 – Instagram: @ceramics_by_bjork










Helen Lloyd

Helen: helen_lloyd_elliott@hotmail.com – www.helenlloydelliott.com – 07867802418










Boo Mallinson

Boo: boo@themallinsons.com – www.boomallinson.co.uk – 07970 466178









Stephanie Buttle

Stephanie: stephanie@stephaniebuttle.com – www.stephaniebuttle.com – 07956828363 – Insta: @steph_buttle










Jacy Wall

Jacy: jacy.wall@btinternet.com – www.jacywall.co.uk – 07816 673463










Sarah Hitchens

Sarah: sarahmhitchens@gmail.com – www.sarahhitchens.com – Twitter: @SarahMHitchens

Eype Church

Artists of the Jurassic Coast

Painting, Ceramics & Pottery

BOS Venue 5

Eype Centre for the Arts, St Peter’s Church, Mount Lane, Eype, DT6 6AP.


From Bridport take the A35 west. After 1.1m turn left to New Street Lane, signposted to Eype. After 160m turn right into Mount Lane and the church is 300m on your left. Parking is available on site.

10.30am – 4.30pm
8/9/10/11/12/13/14/15/16 September

Toilets: Yes and disabled

Wheelchair access: Yes


John Boyd

Johns love of the Dorset landscape is evident in his atmospheric paintings. Working in oil, watercolour and mixed media.

www.johnboyd.org – 07784 942979

Marion Taylor

Known for her depictions of Colmers Hill Marion’s paintings are rich in pattern and colour.
www.dorsetpaintings.co.uk – 07788 805510 – Twitter : @marion_taylor

Lynne Grace

Lynne’s vibrant and experimental paintings reflect her exploration of, and fascination with the landscape.

www.lynnegrace.co.uk – 07739 905501 – Twitter: @lynnegrace13251

Charlotte Miller

Charlotte semi abstract paintings using mixed media are inspired by the local landscape and coastal paths.
www.charlotte-miller.co.uk – 07443 516141

Maggie Cooke

Imaginative works in porcelain combine fine art and ceramics. Magpies gathers inspiration from nature, wildlife and the coast.
maggie@upweypotters.com – 07789 844003

Brian Cocks

Brian’s paintings are concerned with light and colour, either with tree forms appearing to glow or the varying effects of light.
b.cocks@btinternet.com – 01308 862047

David Emery

David believes in pushing boundaries and has produced large sculptural pieces for the garden heavily influenced by Japanese screen prints.
www.daveemerypottery.com – 01305 832907