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Robots and more at Lancashire Science Festival 2014

We’ve just got back from another magnificent, and free, day at the Lancashire Science Festival. It’s the third year for the University of Central Lancashire’s three day festival. The popular […]

7 years ago
Saddle Up!

We’ve just spent another glorious day exploring Preston’s parks and the Lancaster Canal by bike. Since my son learned to ride ten months ago we’ve both enjoyed the freedom of […]

7 years ago
Artist interview: Lauretta Rapley

‘Untitled – no face’ Lauretta Rapley (2014) This month Oxheys Mill Studios celebrates it’s third birthday. What better way to help the artist-led co-operative celebrate than see the latest exhibition […]

7 years ago
Artist Interview: Pam Potter

One of the most encouraging aspects of hunting out local artists has been discovering the supportive arts community that exists within the region. Pam Potter, chair of Preston Arts Society, […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Artist Interview: Portrait artist Linda Massey

It was a small portrait of Ofélia, the young girl from the dark, magical Spanish fantasy film Pan’s Labyrinth that caught my eye. I hoped I would be able to […]

8 years ago
Artist Interview: Kathryn Poole

Once again this year’s Harris Open Exhibition showed a wealth of artistic talent from Preston and the surrounding area. One of the pieces that stood out was libellula frondossa, a […]

8 years ago
Portfolio Review Sessions for Artists

There are still a few spaces left on the Harris Museum and Art Gallery’s portfolio review sessions this Saturday. The 45 minute sessions can be booked with UCLAN’s Lubaina Himid, […]

8 years ago
Winter exhibition at Oxheys Mill Studios

Last night I popped along to the preview of Winter, the new exhibition at Oxheys Mill Studios. If you like art and culture and haven’t yet visited the artist run […]

8 years ago
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