Category Archives: Art, Craft & Design

SNUB23 End of Show Party at Play Dead Tonight

Tonight is the end of exhibition party for the current SNUB23 show over at Play Dead, which will include an awesome raffle for original artwork and live painting. Also a great chance to check the show if you missed it, … Continue reading

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Portsmouth Talent Development Programme

The Portsmouth Cultural Trust is submitting a Grants for Arts application to Arts Council which will focus on developing talent throughout the Portsmouth area. The aim of this initial 2-year programme is to engage with emerging to mid-term artists from … Continue reading

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Joseph Loughborough ‘The Desert’

Joseph Loughborough is back with his latest giclee print ‘The Desert’. The print is a giclee print on 305gsm Hahnemühle Photorag with goldleaf hand finishing. The limited edition run is for fifteen only so don’t hang around if you’d like … Continue reading

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Created Local with Illustrator Scott Collier

Illustrator Scott Collier’s work recently really caught our eye, so we thought we would find out a bit more about Scott and his highly detailed illustration. All the more so with the new series of Game of Thrones dropping this … Continue reading

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Little Yellow Ducks

We love a good ol’ random act of kindness, so we were excited to hear about a project to hand out little knitted ducks around the city. The creative types at Seeded, Southsea’s wool, haberdashery and vintage button store, are supporting the Little … Continue reading

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Illustrated Menagerie at Portsmouth Guildhall

Illustrated Menagerie, an annual project undertaken by first year BA (Hons) Illustration students at the School of Art and Design, and curated by senior lecturer in Illustration Nicola Hay, has been selected by a panel of judges for a group … Continue reading

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My Dog Sighs TED Talk Now Available

Local favourite My Dog Sighs has recently taken a break from painting and taken to the stage in Warwick for a TED Talk which is now available for everyone to view. TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) conferences have become famous across … Continue reading

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Sky’s Windows by Ann Quinn & Life’s Funny by Catherine Barron at Jack House Gallery

Jack House Gallery is set to be home to work by two artists, both women, both Irish and both producing extraordinarily personal paintings in very different ways. This paring of exhibitions includes ‘Sky’s Windows’ by Ann Quinn & ‘Life’s Funny’ … Continue reading

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“Southsea Hug” by My Dog Sighs

Many of you will have seen My Dog Sighs mural on Albert Road. The artist has produced a set of high quality limited edition giclee prints with all the profits of the sale of this print will be donated to … Continue reading

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Anglepoise Giant Collection at Harrods

Throughout the month of April, iconic British department store Harrods is showcasing the new Anglepoise® Giant Collection as part of their ‘London Edit’, a round-up of the season’s essential interior trends. When you’re up in the capital this month pay … Continue reading

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