Elsa Hunt, painter, Charter Cottage, Middle Street, Deal. Elsa strives for a contemporary style using her love of colour. Artists Open Houses, 22nd October, 2023.
Victor Agius, a Maltese artist, who started painting just before the start of Covid in February 2019. Victor likes to experiment with thick texture and bright colours. Artists Open Houses, 22nd October, 2023.
Carol Goodchild at her studio at Admiralty Mews, Deal. Artist's Open Houses, 28th October, 2023. Carol's drawings and paintings take their inspiration from natural forms; landscapes, found objects, the sea and the human figure. She is a very prolific artist and her large and beautiful studio is crammed with her work.
Peter Hayes-Watkins, painter, Robert Street, Deal. Peter likes to paint meadows, trees and the edges of the shoreline, exploring texture, colour and mixed media. He achieves a remarkable blend of photo realism and impressionism in his work. Artists Open Houses, 22nd October, 2023.
Nancy Chan, Mill Road, Deal. Artists' Open Houses, 29th October 2023. Nancy is a landscape and portrait painter in traditional mediums. She is exhibiting for the first time with a collection of urban scenes from around Deal.
Ian Haigh, Water Street, Deal. Artists Open Houses, 29th October, 2023. Ian's paintings are pared back abstract and expessionist images, inspired by the world around him.
Sue Savage, painter, maker and singer at Stephanie Fuller's Studio above the Walmer Castle Pub.
Maria Underwood, Gladstone Road, Deal. Artist's Open Houses, 28th October, 2023. Maria is a gifted portrait artist whose vibrant compositions deploy movement and negative space to produce warm, bright figures and portraits celebrating ageless beauty. Maria will be appearing on Sky Arts 'Portrait Artist of the Year' TV series later this year. It is difficult to believe that she only took up painting three years ago during the Covid lockdowns.
Susan Beresford at the Artists Open Houses. Susan is busy organising the publicity for a London exhibition.
The very talented Electric Beatles playing an all day set at the Landmark Centre, Deal, Sunday, 22nd October, 2023.
Graeme Airth's Quartet, Walmer Castle Pub Jazz session, Saturday 28th October. Graeme is on the Saxophone. Singing jazz, latin and vintage pop is Sarah-Jane Hassell.