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Talking shopping: Life’s Little Larks a treasure trove of art and crafts

Tucked away down Glovers Court, next to Waterstones, is a wonderful little treasure trove of art and hand crafted gifts. Helena Clarkson set up Life’s Little Larks with her mum […]

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
Tramping through the leaves at Avenham and Miller Park

Last Sunday we ducked the throngs of people on crazy Christmas shopping missions and headed down to the park. It was just the remedy for a busy week. There isn’t […]

8 years ago
Beyond Appearances Music Night

Art lovers if you haven’t checked out Oxheys Mill Studios in Preston now is the time to do so. The gallery is hosting a music night this Friday 14th June, […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Artist Interview: Alison Tootell

At the first sign of sunshine I went out on a mystery walk and ended up at the dilapidated Penwortham or Vernon’s Mill on Factory Lane, Preston. This huge, sorry […]

8 years ago
Artist Interview: Gary Wiggins

We spent yesterday evening at the Harris Museum and Art Gallery. At the top of the stairway there awaits a pack of dogs often associated with status on the streets […]

8 years ago
Artist Interview: Wensdi Dougherty

On Saturday I managed to catch the final day of the Harris Open Exhibition, the Harris Museum and Art Gallery’s annual celebration of local creative talent, and I am so […]

9 years ago
Review – Halloween Antics at Avenham Park Pavilion

Something spooky was going down on Avenham and Miller Parks this wet and wild Sunday afternoon. Despite lashings of rain over a hundred people made their way to Avenham Park […]

9 years ago
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