Ink, Paint, Stitch Exhibition 2011

The Ink, Paint, Stitch Exhibition – August 2011 – Creative Quarter, Folkstone, Kent – part of their triennual fringe exhibitions….Jereme and I had a great time again exhibiting in the Creative Quarter and meeting new people and friends from our previous exhibition. Thankyou everyone who visited, bought, helped and supported…Poppy, my parents ( and their friends who were gently! encourged to buy artworks ), Josie and Roger, Theresa ( great to see you again! thankyou for your purchases and all the encouragement), Shane ( great to finially meet you properly – hope the camper van adventure was blissfully quirky – huge smile to you, thanks for being a friendly face! ), and Charlotte Watkinson ( who has bought several of my pieces in the past, but whom i had never met before…)thankyou for visiting and taking away Hook – it was really great to finially meet you! And to little Ruby who has a wonderful name and loves grizzly bears – a big smile – and everyone else …..thankyou!
setting up!

Our initial venue … in Tontine street …

I included the Ruby Trinket necklaces…which were a huge success and very popular, especially the pendants which displayed my latest ink art.

also made some necklaces of Jereme’s work…

Poppy exhibited her photos…which people were very impressed with…she sold all three!

she also made hair slides called poppies especially for the exhibition, which almost all sold!

some of Jereme’s artwork from the exhibition

our next venue in The Old High Street, Creative Quarter, Folkstone…you can just make out my dad being busy helping us set up during our mad dash from the first venue to the better situated one in the Old High Street …it only took a few hours to take everything down and set it all back up again….exhausting! Sorry to everyone who walked all the way up Tontine Street looking for us…we moved after two days when a better exhibtion space became available in a more preferable situation…I hope the redirections worked and you found us! If not i – apologize profusely!!!!
Another fun exhibition – thankyou all!

And now….a gallery of the pictues….Minerva, pen and ink
Eiza, pen and ink
Spinning Alice, pen an ink
Alicia Doolittle, pen and ink
Ruby, pen and ink – sold
Angel, acrylic paint – sold
The Power of Words, pen and ink and collage, SOLD
Once Upon A Time…, pen and ink, SOLD
Alicia and Bear, pen and ink
Time…pen and ink, SOLD
Blush, pen and ink and red pencil -sold
Who says I can’t fly, pen and ink
Ruby Tuesday, pen and ink and red pencil, SOLD
Patience, pen and ink
Falling Alice, pen and ink – sold
Alice and Rabbit – a portrait of Poppy – pen and ink, SOLD
A Modern Day Alice, pen and ink – sold
Hook, pen and ink illustration, SOLD
The Darling Children, pen and ink illustration from Peter Pan
the Bug Catcher, pen and ink illustration
the Ticket Collector, pen and ink illustration – sold
Amelia, watercolour and acrylic
A longing for wings, watercolour and acrylics
Duo, watercolour
Reunited, drawing with stitches on fabric
Lovely Curves, drawing with stitches on fabric with beadwork – sold
Blue Pyjamas, drawing with stitches on fabric

Sunglasses, drawing with stitches on fabric
a framed collection of three limited edition prints – who says i can’t fly, alicia doolittle and swing, pen and ink, SOLD
Eat Cake, drawing with stitches on fabric with bead work, on box canvas, SOLD
Captivated, drawing with stitches on fabric with bead work on box canvas, SOLD
Lots of Limited edition prints of all my art work in various sizes…lots sold, but still have more available!
Diary Room, drawing with stitches on fabric on box canvas, SOLD

All the pen and ink pictures can be seen in better detail in my ink art collection…click on ink art at the top of the page!

If you wish to buy any of the artworks contact me and i will let you know how i can get them to you. I will be slowly adding everything to my Ruby Trinket shop on etsy ( click on the link – sorry about the delay if not a lot up yet, so much to catch up on), including all the jewellry, some new bags i am busy creating and the new drawing with stitches i am working on – some from the ink art drawings.
Thanks for looking, big smile to all!

2 thoughts on “Ink, Paint, Stitch Exhibition 2011

  1. Great Exhibition and it was lovely to meet you at last. Wonderful paintings, Drawings, Jewellery. If only I had more walls.
    Looking forward to seeing more of your work.

  2. thankyou Charlotte… for the lovely comment, for coming to the exhibition and for taking home Hook, and all the others in the past – it was lovely meeting you too!

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