Tag: Art

Getting to Know: Paula Armstrong Ceramics

This week we have been getting to know local ceramic artist Paula Armstrong. Check out our Q&A below to find out about Paula’s desire to become an artist from a young age, how she uses a mixture of matt and gloss glazes so that her pieces interact with the light

Histon Handmade Easter Fair 2017

Last month we visited the Histon Handmade contemporary design and craft fair held at St Andrew’s Centre. This was the second Histon Handmade event hosted by founder Claire Howieson – a jewellery designer-maker from Oakington, Cambridge. Participants are carefully selected to ensure for a unique event and the standard of

Getting to Know: Glass By Butler

We are so pleased to be back with another post in our ‘Getting to Know’ series where we discover more about local artists, designers, makers and small creative businesses. Read our Q&A with Jenny – aka Glass By Butler – to find out what drives her passion to create contemporary

What’s On: April 2017

It’s been a while since we posted over on the blog – almost a year in fact! We are pleased to be back and will let you know more soon in the run up to the launch of our brand new website coming this Summer. For now though, we are

Everyday Cambridge @ Hot Numbers Coffee

Everyday Cambridge by Naomi Davies 17th February – 13th March 2016 Cambridge-based artist Naomi Davies introduced her second solo exhibition at Hot Numbers Coffee, Gwydir Street last week and I was pleased to attend the preview evening. Everyday Cambridge is a fantastic collection of iconic scenes of Cambridge brought to life

Pearls of Wisdom – a community art project

“Trust your instincts. Believe in yourself. Care for those around you.” Carol Freeman (Mum) Throughout the summer Turtle Dove Cambridge and Cambridge Art Salon worked on a collaborative project called ‘Pearls of Wisdom’. As part of Romsey Art Festival / Eastside Creates 2015 members of the public were invited to contribute work towards this

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