Author: SCAN Admin

ARTIST IN RESIDENT: NORMAN STEEL

SCAN member Norman Steel has been invited to be artist in resident at this year’s Taunton Flower Show – 2nd and 3rd August 2013.  He received the invitation from the Committee who were impressed with his previous work. Norman will be painting the bandstand using mixed media on sandpaper.  The Committee said ‘-The only stipulation on our part is that you be happy for people to look over your shoulder whilst you are creating the image of the bandstand (and the musicians in it as the opportunity arises). Our social networking team will be eager to record the sequence of...

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Caroline Mornement, SCAN member and Independent Publisher promotes British Artists‘ Book Makers

SCAN member Caroline Mornement became fascinated by the genre of Artists’ Books when she returned to university to study contemporary fine art in 2009.  As she was already an independent publisher she was inspired to publish 2 books to promote the work of British Artists’ Book Makers – as all the books on the subject appeared to be about American artists ! The books are available individually:  ‘In Praise of Beautiful Books’ ISBN: 9780954851200 & ‘British Artists Book Makers’ ISBN: 9780954851231 or as a pair:  ‘An Abundance of Books’ ISBN: 9780954851248 The books can be ordered, at reduced price, at www.bcfbooks.co.uk. or email cmornement284@gmail.com for further information   ...

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SCAN MEMBER SHARON GOODSALL (ASHAR) EXHIBITS IN BATH AND FROME

Sharon Goodsall, who paints under the name Ashar, has had two works selected for shows in Frome and Bath. ‘Traces’ – which is plaster on board – has been selected for the 11th annual Black Swan Arts Open exhibition and is showing now at The Black Swan Gallery in Frome.  For more information and visiting  hours go to: www.blackswan.org.uk ‘Don’t Stop Me Now’ – mixed media on canvas – has been selected for The Fringe Arts in Bath – a juried show which will take place May 24th – June 9th:  www.fringeartsbath.co.uk Congratulations Sharon!...

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SCAN MEMBER’S WORK SELECTED FOR WELLS ART CONTEMPORARY EXHIBITION

‘Wild Dogs’ by Bea Hammond SCAN Member Bea Hammond, also our November Featured Artist, has had her painting‘Wild Dogs’ accepted for the WAC (Wells Art Contemporary) Exhibition. This presigious show was held from 13th – 26th October at the Wells and Mendip Museum, Wells. The exhibition was set up to promote experienced and emerging artists from across the West Country.  For more information visit:...

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