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A Feast for all the Senses

Looking for something special? Something not mass-produced? Something locally made?

You are invited to The Hearth Winter Fair & Open Studios Sat 19th and Sun 20th November 2016

10am to 4pm each day At the Hearth Arts Centre (20 mins drive from Newcastle upon Tyne)

The Hearth winter fair brings together a wide range of artists and craftspeople who will be showing and selling their own hand-made, hand-crafted items.


My latest original monotypes, etchings, prints and cards


Talking to the artists and soaking up the atmosphere


Upcycled knitwear, hand-stitched books and hand-built ceramics


Handmade soaps and Hadrian’s Wall honey


Upcycled and handmade jewellery


Hand-made, local art, craft and gifts


Delicious home-made food in the lovely Hearth Cafe


Music and poetry in the church

The ten resident artists will all throw open their doors to show new work:

Cathy Duncan, printmaking and painting Ruth Hicken, textiles through time David Holliday, watercolour painting Melanie Hopwood, ceramics Ellie Langley, felt Kim Lewis, drawing Sara Jane Palmer, ceramics Mandy Pattullo, textiles Jill Stewart, jewellery and clocks and myself, printmaking

Our guest artists and craftspeople this year are:

Ceri Aitman, Oakwood Soaperie

Adele Burdon, Printmaker

Helen Grierson, Glass Artist

Natalie Henderson, Vintage Luxe

Cath Hodson, Printmaker

Kate Jackson, textile artist and bookbinder

Dorian Pritchard and Pam Peart Honey and Wax

Sue Reed, The Woolly Pedlar

I do hope to see you there. There's no obligation to buy, just soak up the atmosphere and enjoy talking to the artists!



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