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Interview with Jacqueline Rolls

Jacqueline is a mixed media artist and willow sculptor working in Southampton. She spoke to Abbie as part of our interview series with artists. They spoke about the processes Jacquie uses in her work and how she works with organic materials. Plus we get a sneak peek of the latest piece she is working on…

Interview with Dr Martín Raskovsky

Dr Martín is a photographer that produces artwork through the digital manipulation of photographs.   Time Stamps: 2.56 Science & Photography 7.43 Artist Inspiration 13.57 Martin’s Artwork 16.13 Attitudes towards digital editing of photographs 19.14 The Creative Process 23.25 Ermintrude II Capturing the Heron 26.23 What artwork will be on display at the exhibition 29.00…

The Two Month Countdown Begins

It is now only two months to go until the doors will be opened at Cams Hill School for the 7th Southern Nature Art Exhibition, and preparations are well underway. Since we last posted, we have been promoting the exhibition on all our social media channels. Intern Abbie has been working hard designing and publishing…

Our Team Has Grown Again! We Have Two New Interns

As we enter our 7th year of the Southern Nature Art Exhibition, we have another two interns from the University of Southampton joining us this summer. Abbie Hole and Megan Gaen have started their new roles as Marketing and Promotions Interns and will be focusing on all things social media, marketing and advertising opportunities for the…

Congratulations Emma.

Our congratulations go to Emma Abel of Abelmosaics, she has recently been selected as Runner-Up for The Artist Award as part of the Explorers Against Extinction competition. Check out her profile and the workshop she will be holding in August 2021 This award is decided by the editorial panel of The Artist Magazine and is awarded…

Public Vote 2020: The Results

We’re delighted to announce the winner of this year’s public vote: Nicky Heard’s stunning ‘Giraffe’. This beautiful piece from Nicky depicts the graceful head of a giraffe peering from the frame. It is made all the more impressive by the fact that it was painted using wool. Nicky says of her win: ‘This is the…

ART6 Explore

Introducing the artists collaboration that is ART6 Explore… About us… We are 6 North Somerset based artists who have exhibited together regularly.  When the lockdown hit, our exhibition plans were instantly shelved and a chance conversation sparked the idea that we could work together. We will enjoy bringing our individual creative processes together to curate…

What advice would you give to a new artist?

It’s been really powerful to hear from our artists in their interviews this year. Their stories have been so interesting to hear, and it was fascinating to listen to them set out their processes and methods. We also got to hear about their passions and their inspirations. Their advice to anybody who has taken up…

Southern Nature Art makes it into the Portsmouth News

We’re excited to announce that a full page feature about the Southern Nature Art Exhibition has been published today in the Portsmouth News! The article discusses how the usual exhibition has been transferred to the website and social media. and how important it is for artists to have a space to display their work to…

Entretien avec Morgane Antoine [Française]

(Nous avons utilisé Google Translate, nous nous excusons pour les erreurs associées) Je m’appelle Morgane Antoine et je suis une artiste animalière française réputée pour capturer mes sujets dans des peintures incroyablement détaillées et réalistes. Oh, et j’adore les léopards des neiges! Q. Dans quel média travaillez-vous et pourquoi? Je travaille principalement avec des acryliques…