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About worthingart

Worthing Art is the invention of three artists/craftspeople living in Worthing, on the sunny south coast of England. Our aim is to create a central point of information about the visual arts in our local area. There is such a lot going on and so many creative people around here and we want to help spread the word through our Facebook page and this blog. We will also share national events and info if it's relevant. We are entirely non profit....we're in it fot the joy! We are: Lorraine Heaysman: Photographer. Marie Vickers: Mixed Media Artist/Printmaker and Textile Artist. Naomi Frances: Illustrator, Maker of Stained Glass, Mixed Media Artist.

Under the Spotlight…Viv Martin

“Making art helps me to make meaning from complexity” Viv Martin is a prolific artist, whose current work centres around printmaking, she is a veteran of the Open Houses phenomenon, having been one of the founding members of the Fiveways … Continue reading

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Under the Spotlight…Paul Martin

Paul has spent many years challenging his own pre-conceived ideas about the world around him as he aims to view his surroundings with ‘fresh eyes’ to create new work. Paul has been hugely influenced and moved by the ancient artwork … Continue reading

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Under the Spotlight… Marijke Seller

Under the Spotlight has been finding out what made local textile artist Marijke Seller take up weaving. She has been exploring textile craft for some years, but recently became inspired to try weaving. She is pleased to discover how her … Continue reading

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Under the Spotlight…Tony Coppard

‘My head is always filled with ideas, sometimes I don’t have to think, I just start painting and as I work it develops and grows.’ This time, for ‘under the Spotlight, we have been talking to Shoreham based Anthony Coppard. … Continue reading

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Under the Spotlight…Rosemary Jones

“I’m not out to be controversial or upsetting: my pictures come from within and often I have no idea how they will turn out.” This time, for Under the Spotlight we have been talking to Rosemary Jones, a talented printmaker … Continue reading

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Under the Spotlight Sarah Luxford…..

‘I use miniature scale to prompt childhood memories of naivety and innocence. Simple as these works might first appear, they explore a symptom of modern society.’ This time for ‘Under the Spotlight’ we have been talking to Sarah Luxford about … Continue reading

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Under the Spotlight….Rebecca McCardle

‘We are all influenced in so many ways, continually perceiving and translating our existence.’ This time, for ‘Under the Spotlight’ we have been talking to Rebecca McCardle, whose photography based fine art is both thought provoking and intriguing. She uses … Continue reading

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Under the Spotlight….Linda Bernhard

  ‘Life inspires me; people, places, travels, stories, and memories.’   This time, in ‘Under the Spotlight’ we have had the immense pleasure of talking to Linda Bernhard, a local artist with strong links to Switzerland. Her collage work is … Continue reading

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Under the Spotlight…. Nora Young

‘I want to create pieces that are ‘there and not there’, that change as we pass by and are unresolved in essence.’ This time, for under the spotlight, we have been privileged to meet Nora Young, a local artist who … Continue reading

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Under the Spotlight…Angela Bolton

A lady of many talents with a passion for mosaics, this month we have been to visit Angela Bolton in her lovely studio… “I have been making mosaics since 2002 and painting for as long as I can remember. I have … Continue reading

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