FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday 4 November 2014 – Monday 12 January 2015
Trestle Arts Base, Russet Drive, St Albans AL4 0JQ
This winter at Trestle we are featuring a festive collection of fabulous, affordable art in time for Christmas, perfect if you are looking for unique, handmade gifts.
Caroline Lumb, Hillary Taylor, Opal Seabrook and Suman Gujral will be displaying a varied selection of artwork- from prints, cards & tags to jewellery & glass tableware. All of the work will be available to purchase and take away on the day!
Caroline Lumb is a mixed media artist, working mainly with acrylics, hand dyed papers and textiles to create canvases and framed wall pieces. Also featuring in this exhibition will be her range of jewellery.
Drawing and photography form the core of Hillary Taylor‘s collection of work, which takes inspiration from towns and cities, travel and language. Hillary will be displaying a range of giclee prints, cards and gift tags.
Opal Seabrook (Starburst Glass) uses traditional hand cutting, leading and soldering techniques to create stained glass panels and art pieces, taking inspiration from nature and photography. Opal will be displaying a collection of her popular cut glass Christmas trees and snowflakes.
Specialising in solar and traditional etching, Suman Gujral‘s work is inspired by the landscape and recording of experiences, each piece has a story behind it. Suman will be displaying a selection of framed wall pieces, prints and cards.
Entry is free and the exhibition is open during our normal Arts Base hours, please visit www.trestle.org.uk for more information. For enquiries about the exhibition space at Trestle, please contact our Gallery Programmer Elaine Johnson on firstname.lastname@example.org / 01727 850950
For further information, images or to arrange interviews contact: Rhian Desborough, Marketing Manager.
t: 01727 850950 / e: email@example.com
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About Trestle Theatre Company
Trestle has been making and touring inspirational physical storytelling theatre since 1981. The company has developed a distinctive style of theatre, initially using masks, puppets and music, and more recently incorporating text and internationally influenced movement styles. Trestle is an internationally renowned provider of participation projects and training and operates from Trestle Arts Base in St Albans.
About Trestle Arts Base
Trestle Arts Base in St Albans is a 100-year-old chapel beautifully converted into a unique performing arts centre. It is home to Trestle, the first UK touring company to establish its own Lottery funded building. The venue offers performances, exhibitions, mask making, arts participation, youth theatre and hires for community and business meetings and events.
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