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Portrait of Caroline Liddington
Portrait of Caroline Liddington
“I moved to the Bridport area in October 2015, coming up country from Cornwall where I had spent the previous Six years studying for an MA in authorial Illustration and working as part of...
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Portrait of John Wolfe
Portrait of John Wolfe
Sculpture Venue 20 Over 20 sculptures designed for both interior and garden settings. Van Leyden prize Medical arts society. Enjoy the sculptures around the pond and in the beautiful garden setting. Dinkeys plot, Mangerton Melplash,...
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Portait of George Paul Sainsbury
Portait of George Paul Sainsbury
“Observation is the key to recording and hence communicating my experience within a location. My work has always been figurative rather than abstract but I aim to give my personal response to a subject...
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Portrait of Billie Willcocks
Portrait of Billie Willcocks
“I rarely plan my work, preferring it to develop spontaneously – although I usually have a fair idea of how it needs to take form. When out sketching, I prefer to use diagrams of...
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Portrait of Adam Beales
Portrait of Adam Beales
Venue 23 Creating pottery is about the spirit of making for Adam, a reflection of how our lives are connected to the earth and to each other. Current work consists of rounded, symmetrical forms...
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Portrait of Gerry Dudgeon
Portrait of Gerry Dudgeon
What did you hope to convey by your choice of artwork for the BOS guide? “A free and bold response to the landscape of West Dorset.” How would you describe the process by which...
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BOS 2017 Guide
BOS 2017 Guide
Your FREE Bridport & West Dorset Open Studios 2017 Guide is available in Art Centres, Galleries, Tourist Information Centres, Cafes & Boutiques across the county. You can also check it out online:  
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Portraits of the Artists by George Wright
Portraits of the Artists by George Wright
Portrait of Peter Hitchin, 2017 BOS Venue 9 “A painter of invented inconsequential figurative images.” George Wright has documented dozens of Bridport artists over the years, and in 2010 he collaborated with Kit Glaisyer and...
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Exhibition Catalogue
Exhibition Catalogue
View all 116 works of Art submitted for out ‘Taster’ exhibition at Bridport Arts Centre. ‘Exploring Bridport’s Art Studios’ Catalogue
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9 x 12 Artworks
9 x 12 Artworks
             Alice Blogg Teasel lampshade £30 Alice Blogg One Plank One Chair £30 Alice Blogg Partners Desk £30  Annalisa Renee Harbour Seal £50    Annalisa Renee Grey Seal Pup Swimming £50      Annalisa Renee Harbour Seal...
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DESIGN Gig at Bridport Arts Centre Launch
DESIGN Gig at Bridport Arts Centre Launch
Our special exhibition launch evening on Friday 11th August at Bridport Arts Centre will continue from 7:30 with Music by DESIGN in the Theatre. Following the success of last year’s Bridport Open Studios launch event at Eype Church,...
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‘Exploring Bridport’s Art Studios’ Exhibition
‘Exploring Bridport’s Art Studios’ Exhibition
For our 2017 event, we are delighted that Bridport Arts centre will host our taster exhibition ‘Exploring Bridport’s Art Studios’ which will be on display 8th August – 2nd September. A handpicked selection of BOS 2017 Artists’ work in an...
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Bridport & West Dorset Open Studios 2017
Bridport & West Dorset Open Studios 2017
BRIDPORT & WEST DORSET OPEN STUDIOS 9th – 17th September 2017 Application Information DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES – MIDNIGHT on SUNDAY 18th JUNE Please send your Entry information in an email with High-Resolution image(s) in...
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Portrait of Liz Somerville by Pete Millson
Portrait of Liz Somerville by Pete Millson
Liz Somerville left Winchester School of Art in 1988 with a degree in textile design and subsequently spent 11 years in London undertaking a variety of jobs including; printed fabric design, gallery management, and marketing and...
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Portrait of Paul Blow by Pete Millson
Portrait of Paul Blow by Pete Millson
Paul Blow is an illustrator who works and lives in the Dorset town of Bridport. Employing bold colours he creates images that are as entertaining and thought provoking as they are delightful to look...
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