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We are currently exhibiting local ceramicists "Wendy Abbott and "Paul Laycock" and we have the "Ladies are back in Town" Exhibitors from Yarm "Janice Foley and Jaxx Lawson"

Painted Stones by Stone Creations Artist "Denise Mathers" Ben Snowden now joins our list of exhibitors!

Stone Creations "Denise Mathers"

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Painted Stones by Stone Creations North Yorkshire Artist "Denise Mathers"

Denise is a self-taught artist born in Manchester, who has been living in Northallerton for the last 28 years. Since early childhood she has enjoyed drawing & painting animals, and has always felt a special connection with them. Most of her working life has been spent working with animals, including working in animal welfare, and surrounded by a variety of pets & rescued wildlife at home.
She started painting wildlife & pet portraits in 1992, mainly in watercolour, pastel & pen/ink. In 2002 she found a unique way of portraying animals, as “Stone Creations” using the natural shape of stones. Stones are carefully chosen for individual shape, before transforming them with care & precision into unique 3 dimensional lifelike creatures, using acrylic paint. She creates a large range of creatures, including capturing everlasting memories of a beloved pet Stone Creations are meant for indoor, but can be kept outside if they are given several coats of a yacht varnish.

Click here to see Denise's work currently in the Gallery
David Waddington T/A "The Connection Gallery" © Dave Waddington 2017