Vicky Bell, Owner of Tilly Fudge Design
Tilly fudge is a small illustrated stationery & print company that provides bespoke designs for special occasions. vicky uses digital illustration as her main tool. the process lends itself to creating bespoke & personal stationery, as designs can be created to your needs.
Carole Copeland, Pomegranate Youth Theatre and Gekkota Arts
Gekkota arts evolved from the pomegranate youth theatre. it was formed with a group of long standing youth theatre members who wished to continue their journey and further their skills in every aspect of stagecraft. they produce high quality performances of new and existing works.
Simon Paterson, Future Foundations
Future Foundations is an organisation committed to inspiring young people to achieve their full potential and become leaders in their lives so they can contribute their skills, talents and passion to society.
Sue Wharton, Pet Portrait & Wildlife Art
Sue Wharton paints with the unusual medium of encaustic wax which prodces stunning textured fur and feather effects. A full gallery is availble on her website.
Tom Bell, Matt Pritchard, Phil McDonald and Steve Leach, Owners of Defeye Creative
Defeye Creative is a multi-discipline creative design studio that specialises in film, print and web design.
Anna Piper, Weaver and Textile Designer
Anna designs and produces graphic fashion textiles and fashion illustrations with a minimalist and functional design aesthetic. she undertakes freelance design work and commission projects.
Sarah Pasley, Silversmith & Jeweller
Sarah is a jeweller by day and an award winning silversmith in her spare time. She crafts commercially focused jewellery inspired by the research and skills she developed whilst designing and making her large metal works.
Deb Langner Ceramic Artist, Owner of Drawn and Fired
Deb makes sgraffito pottery and other artwork in a variety of media. her designs are drawn from the natural world and are scratched into coloured clay with a mounted needle. she makes platters, smaller vessels and jewellery pieces with the same technique.
April Spence, owner of Blue Oxen
April produces ethical and sustainable clothing from materials that would otherwise end up on the landfill. Blue Oxen creates unique pieces of clothing for individual commissions, fusing traditional and contemporary styles with an underlying african inspiration.
Paul Chapman, Owner of S40 Local
Paul is the owner and producer of S40 Local, a free local magazine. Before starting the business, Paul was a painter and decorator with no previous knowledge of journalism, graphic design or sales. He is completely self-taught in all of these areas.
Jane-Marie Wright, Sparky Ink Studio
Sparky Ink Studio is a place for inkers & thinkers. A place where we hope to inspire creativity, celebrate new ideas and share our passion for story-telling through Digital Gaming, Animation, film and Art.
EdieOP is a comic artist and illustrator specialising in the macabre and creating truly awful things. She uses inks, pencil and watercolour to create slightly dark yet slightly funny stories. Welcome to the Sunny Side of Sinister.
Peter Swailes, Owner of Peter Swailes Ceramics
Peter has an impressive training background in art and design, including working with glass. As well as teaching specialist ceramic techniques, his main focus is designing and making individual handmade ceramics.
John King, Owner of Wallspace Visual Arts
John is a visual artist who explores human figures in his work. His work mainly includes paint on a flat surface, but also enjoys 3D works.
Annie French, artist
annie is a creative practitioner, working mainly with textiles. her love of research and passion for creativity drives her art work.
Helen Rowan, Owner of Helen Rowan Photography
After spending 15 years as a fashion designer, helen now runs her own successful photography business. trained by the guild of photographers, and specialising in babies and young families, her personal approach with the children as well as her beautiful photography style means that she always achieves amazing results.
Fiona Cox, F.M.Cox Ceramics