5-7 June 2020
artBEAT is the opening 3 day weekend for the festival that showcases the work of some of Britain’s top artists, designers and artisans in the marquee on the village green in this idyllic Cotswold village.
Throughout the weekend the marquee will be brimming with talented artists, printmakers, sculptors, jewellers, ceramicists, designer-makers and a host of traditional artisans demonstrating their skills & selling their work direct to the public. Entry to the exhibitor marquee will be free to the public and there is no need to book! There will also be live jazz on the Saturday afternoon and Bretforton Silver Band on the Sunday afternoon.
Please note: Applications are now closed for artists wanting to take a stand at artBEAT. If you would like to be added to the waiting list, please email Kate at email@example.com
Introducing the artists you will have the opportunity to meet during your visit to artBEAT…
Digitally Hand-Drawn Landscapes
Cotswold-based digital artist creating hand-drawn landscapes, available as Limited Edition giclee prints
Fine wheel-thrown Porcelain
Finely thrown porcelain to be enjoyed by being used every day.
Contemporary Bespoke Handmade Jewellery
Bespoke contemporary jewellery in gold and silver using previous and semi-precious stones.
Multi-layered Paper Cut Art
Self taught papercutter, specialising in 3D multi layered art with a focus on wildlife.
British Contemporary Artist
British studio and plein air artist working predominantly in oils.
Fine Jewellery & Silverware
Ethically sourced and sustainably crafted fine jewellery & silverware with love at it’s heart.
Jo Irvine Jewellery
Handmade precious metal jeweller
Jo mixes different colour and carat golds to create a rainbow of warm coloured jewellery
Fusing Ideas Glass
Original & stunning fused glass
Jill combines traditional methods, modern techniques, contemporary style & bold colours to create stunning fused glass.
Designer/Maker of Hand-woven Textiles
Handweaver using natural fibres, often hand dyed. Products include scarves, wraps, throws and towels.
Artisan ‘Harris Tweed’ Cushions & Accessories
Handcrafted ‘Harris Tweed’ cushions and accessories featuring appliquéd stags, Highland cows & puffins.
Claire Brierley Art
Quirky paintings and 3d sculpture
Colourful paintings and unique 3d sculpture using driftwood, recycled wood and found objects.
Vivienne Cawson Art
Contemporary floral watercolours
Flowers combined with pattern in gorgeous colour create contemporary images in watercolour.
Ceramic Artist Raku
Sue makes small sculptural pieces which have underlying narratives to celebrate our relationships with animals.
My sculptural pieces are influenced by living and working in Shropshire, Herefordshire and Worcestershire.
Handloom weaver working mainly in silk to make soft, lustrous scarves from studio dyed yarn.
Tewkesbury Art Studio
Oil and cold wax paintings
Jane specializes in oil and cold wax painting and runs popular workshops from her studio
Ros Ingram Ceramics
Glazed porcelain and recycled sculptures
Animal sculptures created with repurposed found objects and brightly glazed porcelain
Jo Dewar Textile Artist
Knits, weaves and manipulates wire.
Jo knits, weaves and manipulates copper wire into jewellery also wide range of art forms.
Hand carved glass
Hand carved glass panels, reverse intaglio and side lit. Sandblasted lamps, homeware and gifts.
Bespoke hats and fascinators
Bespoke hats and fascinators using traditional handcrafted methods for one off creations
Designer/artist, decoupage frames and prints.
Designer/artist with a theatre design background who creates imaginative paintings, cards and giftwrap.
Laced Wing Designs
Free-hand free motion embroidery
I hand make all items on my domestic sewing machine, keeping it true to ‘free-motion embroidery’.
Salvaged wood given a new lease of life in beautiful forms.
Alice Shepherd Ceramics
Colourful and playful functional ceramics
Alice expresses her passion for animals and nature in her colourful functional ceramics.
Graham Ikin Furniture
Skilled furniture Designer/Maker
Graham’s flair for design combines with his craftsmanship to deliver stylish, elegant furniture for you.
Gordon Russell Design Museum
Furniture making & contemporary crafts
Explore the fascinating story of furniture making in Broadway, including hands-on demonstrations and contemporary crafts.
Contemporary mixed media embroiderer
Contemporary mixed media embroiderer utilising and reusing found objects, salvaged fabrics, wire, metal and glass.
Enamelled silver jewellery
The artefacts of Japan inspire my designs for my enamelled silver jewellery
Ceramic and mixed-media sculpture and jewellery
Whimsical and joyful sculptures in ceramics and mixed media, and jewellery inspired by nature.
Nailsworth based lino printmaker
Arthur is a lino printmaker influenced by the hedgerows and valleys of the Cotswolds.
Maker of Tiny Glass
Tiny glass objects created for tiny spots in your house and garden.
Maker of the Great Glass Advent Calendar.
Artisan silversmiths & jewellers
Two generations of artists making unique, handcrafted silverware and beautiful jewellery.
Me, my pencil and wildlife.
Fascinated by the natural world, using the humble pencil I aim to captivate my audience.
Claudia Petley and Paul Shepherd Metalsmiths
Sculptures, forged, shaped and welded in steel.
Working together, Paul and Claudia capture the essence of a creature; the sweep of a wing or curve of a beak.
Gloucestershire Printmaking Cooperative
Printmaking Studio and Membership Group
A variety of prints on show including linocuts, etching, collagraphs. Printmaking demonstrations using the press.
Stroud Artists Books
Bookmaking as an art form
Books vary between sculptural or artwork, to blank bound books. Some bookmaking demonstrations.
A unique ‘pop-up’ gallery
A unique ‘pop-up’ gallery for artists and art lovers on the High Street in Winchcombe