artists
Artists who have been or will be exhibiting with us for 2 months or more are featured below with a taster of their work, a brief bio and a link to their own website, if they have one and contact details. A full list of all artists exhibiting in the gallery can be found at the bottom of this page.
FEATURED ARTISTS
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COLIN MASON - FINE ART - Colin is a skilled and experienced artist who has been painting for over 25 years with the mediums of oils, acrylics and pencil creating both traditional and contemporary works. His subject matter is varied and includes works in Aviation, Marine, Landscape, Seascape, Portrait and Figure Work.  His material is collected all over the world and he supports the Military Charities with his work. Courses are available.

www.colinmasonfineart.com
email: enquiries@colinmasonfineart.com
NEW
click to visit the 60ft Wellington Bomber mural commission to see progress
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LESLEY GOFF - FINE ART - I am a local Norfolk artist with a love of drawing since childhood, which has developed into a passion for painting - I cover a whole range of subjects : wildlife and domestic animals in pastels, figurative, seascapes, Art Deco ladies and still life in acrylic and oils, flowers in water colours. Some  examples of my work can be viewed on my website

www.lesleygoff.co.uk
email: lesleygoff01@gmail.com
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PIERRE LA GOUCHE - CONTEMPORARY ABSTRACTS - Pierre comes from the region of Aquitaine and lives and works in Bergerac in the Dordogne close to the river Dore. His colourful contemporary abstracts have an appeal that transcends the normal boundaries of art with vibrant colours, thoughtful composition and artistic flare that allows the viewer to explore the images on the canvas in depth and to immerse themselves in these wonderful and stunning works of art.
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KEVIN TURTON - CONTEMPORARY ABSTRACTED LANDSCAPES - Kevin lives near the wild North Norfolk coast with its vast skies, equally vast beaches and intricate salt marshes. His work mainly reflects this unique area, capturing its character in a contemporary abstract style. he also aims to interpret a sense of 'being there' by using heavy acrylic textures and deep glazes to reflect and refract light and colour from different angles to enhance the illusion of 'moving through the landscape'

www.turton-artist.com
email: kevin@turton-artist.com
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JOHN STEVENS - FINE ARTIST / ILLUSTRATOR - John works in oils, acrylic or pastel from his cottage studio at Whinburgh, Norfolk. His artistic interests are varied and current genre focuses on Contemporary Figurative Art and Portraiture. He has exhibited at the Mall Galleries London and in several Norwich Galleries, Norwich Cathedral, The Forum and Playhouse Theatre. John has taught in local schools, demonstrated to local art groups, and  has illustrated several books by local authors.

www.sites.google.com/site/johnstevensartist
www.johnstevensartist.deviantart.com
tel: 01362 695252 mobile: 07493988126 email: johnstevensartist@hotmail.co.uk
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STEVEN ALLEN - ACRYLIC & OIL - Steven was initially influenced by Archibald Thorburn, painting in watercolour for the past 25 years. It is only in recent years that he converted to painting in oils mainly equine scenes. One of his paintings is in the Royal Collection which he is very proud of. His other works are hunting scenes, still life, wild life, portraits and countryside scenes. Commissions are welcome.

Contact via Arts Lounge Gallery 01760 723624
email: theartsloungeuk@gmail.com

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HAZEL MILLINGTON - GLASS - Hazels' initial inspirations for her designs are many and varied but, being a long-term resident of Norfolk, the surrounding countryside - with its sweeping vistas and picturesque coasts - are her main inspiration. Mostly self-taught, Hazel uses contemporary and traditional techniques, employing the wonderful vibrant colours and hues in glass to create visual excitement, with a mix of hand-crafted fused glass and dichroic jewellery being the mainstay of her work.

www.hazelmillingtonglass.co.uk
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JONATHAN DEER - GOLD & SILVERSMITH JEWELLER - Jonathans' inspiration for his work comes from a study of geometric shape and form and the interaction of these with different textures. Some of his work incorporates handmade lampwork glass, which is often treated with a number of techniques to produce an aged aspect. No jeweller ever finishes the process of development and learning new techniques, and this is what makes working with glass, gold and silver a fascinating and rewarding experience.

www.jonathandeer.co.uk
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TRACY WHINRAY - CERAMIC AND BRONZE RESIN - Bio to follow

www.tracywhinray.co.uk
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ROGER BACON - WOOD SCULPTOR - Roger has lived  in Norfolk since the early 1970s.  He produces hand carved sculptures with a special emphasis on the quality of the finish, utilising skills acquired whilst designing and making hand-made furniture over a 30 year period. Working in English hardwoods, naturally seasoned, his ideas are inspired by the human form, using the natural colour and grain
of the wood to enhance his work.

email: margaret@margaretbacon.co.uk
ARTISTS OF THE MONTH
Each month work from artist of the month is chosen by The Arts Lounge and hung on the feature fireplace / wall

ROD MOORE
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May

Colin Mason - seascapes, aviation oil paintings
Lesley Goff - pastel , watercolour animal portraits
Kevin Turton - contemporary abstracted landscapes
Steven Allen - portraits, equine, still life in oil and acrylic
John Stevens - figurative, still life, marine oil paintings
Hazel Millington - fused glassware and jewellery
Tracey Whinray - ceramic and bronze resin animals
David Hamer - wood designs and recycled glass
Amelia Art Glass
Barbara King - acrylic seascapes
Peter Hodson - landscapes in acrylic and oil
Jonathan Deer - contemporary silver jewellery
Lucy Quatermaine - silver jewellery
Alison Varley - jewellery
Group of French Artists - from Saint Nazaire

June

Colin Mason - seascapes, aviation oil paintings
Lesley Goff - pastel , watercolour animal portraits
Kevin Turton - contemporary abstracted landscapes
Steven Allen - portraits, equine, still life in oil and acrylic
John Stevens - figurative, still life, marine oil paintings
Hazel Millington - fused glassware and jewellery
Tracey Whinray - ceramic and bronze resin animals
David Hamer - wood designs and recycled glass
Amelia Art Glass
Barbara King - acrylic seascapes
Peter Hodson - landscapes in acrylic and oil
Jonathan Deer - contemporary silver jewellery
Lucy Quatermaine - silver jewellery
Alison Varley - jewellery
Group of French Artists - from Saint Nazaire
For a full list of summer arts show artists click here

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