I’ve been using a lot of my ‘lockdown’ time to make some improvements to the website, and in particular getting the online shop set up. I’m feeling pleased with how it’s looking and working – but always open to suggestions for improvement! And today I added details of my Gift Sending Service.
Like many high street businesses I’ve been wondering whether/how long to keep the Gallery open. For the past couple of weeks I’ve been taking extra precautions, keeping surfaces clean, not getting too close to customers, taking contactless card payment where possible. Today however, with the Totnes High Street deserted as the public are clearly heedingContinue reading “A sad day, but I’m optimistic for the future…”
I am so enjoying feeling informative, and talking about the work of all the various artists to visitors in the gallery. It is really satisfying when I can explain something that perhaps the customer hadn’t realised about the techniques used in the creation of the artworks. Occasionally I am asked something that I don’t knowContinue reading “Inspiration behind the work”
Only a few days since printmaker Richard Shimell’s work arrived at the gallery (see post below), this “Dartmoor Oak” is already on its way to a new home in Hertfordshire. The buyers were particularly taken by the lovely colours of the subtle background wash and I can see why.
Having admired his work for some time, it was great to meet printmaker Richard Shimell today – and exciting to take delivery of several prints for the gallery. I enjoy working out how and where to display pieces to best effect. I’ll need to do some re-arranging and then they’ll be on display in aContinue reading “More new work..”