Phil Hayes

I have always lived in Sussex and am married with 2 children. My passion for photography started when my father gave me a proper camera for my 21st birthday and a fascination for black and white began. I read plenty of books on the subject and ended up buying more and more equipment and bigger […]

Sarah Mills

For over 25 years I have worked as a potter, studied and gone on to train others. I have specialised in slip-cast porcelain and use graphics programs to assist with my design process. I live and work locally in Worthing with my studio in nearby Angmering. I combine a spontaneous reaction to the possibilities that […]

Andy Ashdown

Bird, Wildlife and Botanical Art I am a passionate birder and nature enthusiast, and I spend more time than I probably should carrying binoculars, a telescope or a camera around the countryside! I can also be found volunteering at my local RSPB nature reserve at Pulborough Brooks. Whilst my art is inevitably influenced by the […]

Cherry Parsons

I was born and bred in Horsham and have always enjoyed being creative. I came late to higher education when I accompanied my eldest daughter to her interview at Northbrook College, Worthing (now Greater Brighton Metropolitan College). After a meeting with the Head Tutor, I was offered a place to study alongside my ‘surprisingly’ delighted […]

Patrick Duff

I am a local artist living with my family in Worthing. I am now retired and really enjoy being able to devote so much of my time to my passion in life; my art. For most of my years I have been painting in one form or another. I am self taught and specialise in […]

Shane Jones

I am a tree surgeon and now I enjoy making things like tables and lamps from different woods I have obtained. I like to play with different colours of wood to make an interesting contrasting effect. I am also collaborating with my wife Rosemary Jones who is an established linocut artist, and we are making […]

Nick Orsborn

Born in London in 1948, he studied Fine Art at Kingston and Reigate Colleges of Art and has lived and worked in Brighton since 1970. In June 2020 he moved permanently to Worthing. Largely self-taught in the use of watercolour, it has been his medium of choice for the past 50 years. His work has […]

Jacob Taghioff

Hi, I am Jacob Taghioff, a local fine artist with a love of natural forms and colour. My paintings and drawings show my bold use of colours that reflect my childhood spent growing up in India. My pen and ink drawings harp back to the days that I trained as an Architect. I like to […]

Rosemary Jones

I am an artist specialising in linocut printmaking, and most of my images are of local landmarks in Worthing and the landscape of the South Downs. All my prints are original handmade linocuts, made with real ink, on real paper, on a real press, by me. Each print is unique because it is entirely made […]

Samantha Hobbs

Hi, my name is Sam Hobbs and I am an Artist Teacher. I am Head of Art in a local secondary school and I also work with trainee art teachers at the University of Brighton. My degree is in textile design and before training to teach I owned a shop in the North Laine area […]

Desiree Hart

Reference material is gathered on location through sketching and photography.   Many visits to Africa have given me a wonderful collection of Big Game images to work with.    Our  English wildlife is also a continuous source of inspiration.  Being a member of the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust enables me to spend much of my spare […]

Bernadette Stevenson

Owner/ maker of Bernies Glass Creations. I’m a local Worthing Glass artist, who has been working with traditional leaded, stained & fused glass for the past 15 Years. I also teach beginners glass classes in my garden workshop in central Worthing & offer gift vouchers, so a perfect gift for someone to have a creative […]

Aylin Sharp

I have a BA (Hons) degree in Fine Art (Painting) and have been painting professionally for the last twenty four years.   I travelled and lived abroad, and painted  seascapes, landscapes, cobbled streets in Spain, fishing boats, still life, figures, etc. Currently I am interested in nature and use mostly oil paints  to capture the light, […]

Wayne Longhurst

Hello!  I am Wayne Longhurst, a linocut artist based in sunny (apparently) Worthing. I have been creating linocut prints for a few years now, teaching myself when I first heard about the medium 6 years ago (yep, I hadn’t heard about it until I was in my early 30’s, I guess it skipped my generation […]

Jill Leaney

Jill Leaney comes from a long line of jewellers: ‘JAGOS’, who were established in St. Albans up until the mid-1970s. “Primarily a Painter in Fine Art, I began my journey into Silver Smithing and jewellery after inheriting a quantity of ‘Antique Silver Cutlery’ in the mid-nineties. ‘Great I thought, I can put these in a […]

Two Faced Twins

Two Faced Twins is made up of identical twins, Stella and Gem from Worthing. Working together, they create striking artwork and homeware for contemporary homes. As a skilled artist, Stella creates the quirky, detailed illustrations. Gem takes over as lead designer, working on them digitally and adding colour. Stella has never been able to work with colour, and seeing as […]

Jade Jeffers

My name is Jade Jeffers & my company is JJ’s Beachcombing Art. I am originally from London and moved down to the South Coast just over 2 years ago. I have always been a creative and artistic person and when I moved I was able to visit the beach more and found more treasures. This […]

Emma Bennett

I’m an Illustrator from Worthing and I sell digital prints of my work which is mainly artworks of Sussex. I have works of Worthing, Brighton, Hastings, Arundel, Cuckmere Haven and Bexhill to name just a few. My black and white style started back in 2003 after a particularly inspiring trip to New York. Here I […]

Petra Butler

I would like to show others how I see the world. The slight changes in light. The striking colours of sunrises and sunsets. The hidden realms of misty days. The reflections in water and glass. I love being part of photography as it brings people together. It makes them talk. It makes them see. Petra […]

Naomi Frances

I have been working with glass for about 25 years, I love the colours and the textures that glass provides, and the long history that accompanies it. I like the structure that the making of stained glass gives me, but at the same time I am always looking for ways to push boundaries. I have […]

Laura Swatridge

Everything I create I do so with great love, hence the names….LovePetPics, LoveLetters, and LoveFlowers. I am inspired by colour, beauty, words, detail, animals, amazing nature, process, fashion, music and the pyschedelic sixties. I have drawn all my life, I have been obsessed with letters since infants school and I have studied art and fashion […]

Frans de Leij

I am particularly attracted to painting in watercolour.  I like the use of ‘wet into wet’ techniques, where wet paint is flooded onto a wet surface.  This technique provides an endless source of surprising and often beautiful effects that are affected by how different paint-mixtures interact with each other, the paper surface and gravity.  To […]

Natalie Davies

Natalie is a contemporary painter who works predominantly in chalk pastel. Creating pieces that explore the universal themes of love and loss, joy and sadness…. Often rainy, her landscapes convey the beauty of the rain, its other-worldly shine, reflective qualities and ability to transform a landscape. With a heart traced onto a rainy window pane […]

Chris Dawson

Creativity is a key factor in all my work either as a product designer (my original trade), cartoonist or fine artist. As an artist, I simply paint for my own interest and pleasure and try to create something that people will enjoy and respond to. No subject is safe – a landscape, the human figure, […]

Terry Guile

I design and make silver and enamelled jewellery.  I work intuitively. My starting point usually is the stone or bead. It’s colour and shape determines the style, setting and design of the final piece which gives each item its individuality. Commissions taken Website Address: http://terryguile.com Phone Number: 07470 308303

Kim Adele Fuller

Contemporary Paintings and Prints. I live on the Sussex coast in Shoreham-by-sea and mainly paint seascapes, landscapes, coastal and abstract themes. Inspired by the natural world I enjoy expressing colour, atmosphere, light, energy or stillness in my paintings to draw the viewer into the scene evoking a sense of place and a sense of space. I […]

Alan Humphries

Alan has been a semi professional photographer for over 10 years. His landscape images have won him competitions here and abroad and have been used in magazines and brochures. Most of the images in the Gallery have been taken in Sussex and show you do not have to go far to get some wonderful images. […]

Nina Smith

Nina creates beautiful glass artworks including jewellery, suncatchers and art panels using cut, crushed and powdered glass which is fused together in a kiln. She finds how glass changes form and often colour when heated to high temperatures fascinating. Brought up in Cornwall, the daughter of two potters, her early life was not only heavily […]

Lyn Rohde

I was born in Dublin and spent most of my childhood in France.  My interest in art was fostered at an early age not only by private tuition but also the encouragement of the French painter, Dunoyer de Segonzac.  I studied art at Kingston Polytechnic and gained my BA (Hons) degree at Wimbledon School of […]

Katherine Lawrie

From an early age Katherine has been familiar with the techniques involved in making jewellery and working with metal. Her father works as a jewellery designer maker and often Katherine would work alongside him in his workshop. By the age of 16 this was a serious hobby and Katherine sold jewellery to her friends for […]

Jo Dowers

Jo is a member of the Sussex Watercolour Society & exhibits regularly in both group & solo exhibition as well as on an ongoing basis at Worthing’s Montague Gallery & as a member of Seasons Studio part of East Beach Studios on Worthing sea front. Watercolour has always been her passion inspired by the landscape […]

Jane Pinder

A collection of contemporary silver and mixed media jewellery, designed & handmade by Jane Pinder. The designs draw influence from the varied fauna and flora, organic texture and natural landscapes of the Sussex Coast. Jane has been making jewellery for about ten years and has studied silversmithing jewellery at her local college for several years. […]