Open Studios: Amanda Macphail

With Open Studios fast approaching we are delighted to bring you a series of interviews of some of the participating artists. This week we meet Amanda Macphail who runs Create a Plate from her studio in Cottenham.

You work is very colourful, what has influenced this?

Narrative Art at Cambridge Airport

Cambridge Airport is set to welcome local passengers and international travellers alike, with the first of a brand new range of scheduled airline and holiday flights touching down as the Airport embraces its role as gateway to Cambridge, to London and the East of England.

The arch at Great Shelford, almost finished!

Holkham Forge have been working hard on the arch destined for the recreation ground at Great Shelford. They have fixed on the 31 ivy leaves that the locals helped to make at their open day.

To see them at work at the forge, here's a video of them forging some of the top of the arch.

Interview with Jo Riches, PR Consultant

Today we speak to experienced PR Consultant Jo Riches, who gives us an insight to how important marketing is to even the smallest of businesses and individuals.

You have worked in marketing for over 15 years, tell us a little about your business.

Interview with Helen Baynham of Church Street Gallery

Today we meet Helen Baynham, owner of Church Street Gallery in beautiful Saffron Walden...

How long has Church Street Gallery been in Saffron Walden?

Interview with Natalie McIntyre

Today we talk to artist Natalie McIntyre who specialises in entomological and zoological specimens...

Where did you train, and who were your main influences at this time?

The Cambridge Art Salon

We caught up with Ruthie Collins, the driving force behind the Cambridge Art Salon, an exciting new gallery and community art space due to launch in Cromwell Road on the 14th September....

How did the Cambridge Art Salon come about?

Holkham Forge get the vote for the Shelford Art Project

After a public meeting at Shelford Memorial Hall, the votes were counted and we are pleased to announce that Holkham Forge are going to be appointed to make some public art for the recreation ground at Gt Shelford.

Public Art Project Great Shelford - Meet the Artists

Following the call for entries for a public art project in Great Shelford, the committee were thrilled to receive so many high quality entries.  The votes have been cast and there are 5 contenders left, who have been invited to present their ideas at a public meeting on Wednesday 31st August, at Great Shelford Memorial Hall

Interview with Craig Kerrecoe

Today we meet painter and owner of Ovenden Contemporary Craig Kerrecoe and find out what drives his vibrant abstract work...


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