Celebrate the Northumberland Landscape this Spring with the contemporary paintings of Gillian Lee Smith and Paul West.
Explore and experiment printing techniques and build up a portfolio of print work. With experienced tutor and artist Nevil Wlson on hand to help develop your skills. All materials included. This is an open print workshop running on selected Thursdays trough spring and summer 2017. Perfect for experimenting and playing with printing techniques. […]
Be inspired in 2017 by joining us at the Old School Gallery for printmaking workshops run by experienced tutors from Northern Print. The workshops are suitable for anyone with an interest in printmaking with no previous experience necessary. Informative but informal you’ll be in a relaxed environment with a small group with all materials […]
Based in Hexham, Peter Flanagan is a local artist with collections across Britain and abroad. He is inspired by people and places alike and although he has worked in a range of mediums over the years, he now specialises in figurative oil painting.
Lesley is inspired by the natural world, especially the sea and the sky. The coastline of Britain is a never-ending source of material for her, with a new vista around every headland. Light, time and tide add to the variety of scenes she tries to capture. Colour is all-important for Lesley. She prefers to sketch […]
The Old School Gallery welcomes back painter Ken Spencer for a wonderful summer exhibition. Ken Spencer’s work is much admired by those who know and love Northumberland. Originally from Merseyside and now living in Alnwick, Ken’s approach to painting portrays the light and tranquillity of the local landscape with a subtlety and skill with a […]
Sheila Dodd is a painter living and working from her riverside studio on the banks of the River Wansbeck in Northumberland. When we first came across her paintings we were struck by the excellent colour and light work. Her bold and evocative paintings that reconnect us with the dramatic beauty of the Northumberland coast. After […]
We have a new range of original landscape work by Sue Fenlon. This new work perfectly captures the ever changing coast and countryside of Northumberland. Sue Fenlon’s work has been featured in Elle Decoration and she is currently featured artist at John Lewis.
Katherine’s image of ‘Dune Walkway – Alnmouth’ (2013) was selected as the publicity image for the tenth Alnmouth Arts Festival in 2014. The Festival featured an exhibition of Katherine’s most recent oil paintings, depicting Alnmouth beach and its numerous man-made structures. This years Festival attracted a record-breaking 3500 visitors. Katherine’s paintings portray the defensive […]
Tom Frost Exhibition 20th September- 14th November 2014 The Old School Gallery, Alnmouth presents a solo exhibition of work by British illustrator Tom Frost. It will open on September 20th and continues to 14th November 2014. Frost’s wonderfully evocative and nostalgic work reflects the artist’s passionate interest in vintage art and memorabilia – including old […]