2019 & 2020 exhibitions, events and workshops

Exhibitions and events in 2019 include:

Buxton Museum 12th January – 23rd March: “Circles”  a collaboration with German artist Ursula Blancke-Dau exploring circular spaces including some of Derbyshire’s Stone Circles.

St John Street Gallery Ashbourne January – March “Walking in Circlesfurther drawings and paintings exploring our feelings and responses to ancient stone circles; the “Nine Ladies” on Stanton Moor in particular.

A series of 4 practical workshops focussing on drawing will be held at the St John Street Gallery and Cafe, Ashbourne, Derbyshire: February 7th; April 25th; October 3rd; October 31st.  For full details and to reserve a place please contact the gallery by e-mailing enquiries@stjohnstreetgalleryandcafe.co.uk

My drawings will be included in “Exploring Petworth” at the Kevis House Gallery Petworth March 2nd – April 6th and with the SGFA at the R.K. Burt Gallery London, 2nd April – 12th April.

June 22nd & 23rd  participation in the Stanton in Peak art trail.

July – August Derbyshire Open Exhibition, Buxton Museum and Art Gallery.

July: Harold Riley Sketchbook Competition, Green Man Gallery, Buxton.

October 21st – November 2nd : “Draw 19” SGFA centenary open exhibition, Menier Gallery, London

November 18th “Collections and Repetitions” Drawing workshop at the Art Room Barlow, Derbyshire. Contact info@fieldbreaks.co.cuk  for further details.

November 23rd Stanton in Peak outdoor Christmas market 3pm – 7pm 

A selection of works are permanently retained by the Coach House Gallery on Guernsey to be displayed periodically/available to view on request.

A selection of works continue to be available for viewing/purchase at the Abbey Chateau de Camon near Mirepoix, France.

Monthly art appreciation workshops 2019 & 2020

First Wednesday of the month at Stanton in Peak Village Hall, 5.30 – 6.30pm.

Cost = £5 per session; pay at the door. For further details please e-mail:


Art appreciation sessions, the Bassett Rooms, Ashover. 2019 & 2020

Last Thursday of the month, 5.30 – 6.30pm. Cost = £5 per session; pay at the door.

Art Appreciation at St John Street Gallery Ashbourne 2020

5.30 – 6.30pm with the cafe open from 5pm.  Cost = £5; pay at the door.

December 5th 2019 and the first Tuesday of the month from Feb – June 2020.

For further details please e-mail: sue@lewis-blake.co.uk

Bespoke tuition by arrangement from £25 per hour

2020 workshops

Watercolour. Four workshops at the St John Street Gallery & Cafe, Ashbourne: 4th Feb; 5th May; 27th October; 17th November. enquiries@stjohnstreetgalleryandcafe.co.uk

Drawing. “Make your Mark” – experimental techniques. Art Room Barlow 10th November. info@fieldbreaks.co.uk