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Painter / Ilustrator

Mark produces paintings of varied genres, including portraits, landscapes, still-life and abstracts, using varied media, including oils, acrylics, gouache, pencil and ink. He also participates in book illustration and art book publishing, recently illustrating the book of poems “If There Were No Seasons” and self publishing the book “Sketches of Morocco by Khalid Al-Jadir”.


Studio 4 – Harrow Art Cente

Studio 3, Harrow Arts Centre
171 Uxbridge Road
Hatch End, HA5 4EA

Train: Hatch End
Bus: H14, H12, 182
Parking: Free in car park

Open 11am – 5pm on:

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Contact Artist

E:markpook@mac.com
T: 07813978021
I: @pooky1961


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Painter

Koola Adams has been painting since 1999. She has a Fine Art degree and Masters from the University of Westminster, Harrow Campus. Her influences are varied but specifically the work of Modernist artists of the early 20th century, namely the Cubists, Supermatists and Constructivists. She sells her work through her website and on several online platforms. She has exhibited extensively in solo and group exhibitions across the UK.
Koola’s current style is based on exploring the relationship bewteen us, as human beings and the geometric landscape. Her paintings contain colourful shapes defined by sharp grid lines attempting to recreate the geometry of the metropolis.


Studio 8

11 South Close, off Village Way
Pinner HA5 5AE

Tube: Rayners Lane
Bus: 398, H9, H10, H12
Parking: No restrictions

Open 11am – 5pm on:

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Contact Artist

E: koolaart@yahoo.co.uk
T: 07958776838
W: www.koolaart.co.uk
I: @koola_adams
FB: @koola.adams
Etsy : https://koolaartandvintage.etsy.com





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Ilustrator / Painter / Mixed Media Artist

Illustrator Arati Devasher creates colourful artwork inspired by a deep love of nature and dogs. Both are amply represented in her work.

Her primary medium is gouache on paper with an overlay of pencils. She also works in acrylics and draws digitally too. Arati’s palette is deeply influenced by her rich Indian heritage of colour and pattern.

Arati works from her home studio in Ruislip. Her illustrations also feature on prints, cards, mugs, teatowels and other homewares all sustainably made in the UK. Commissions are welcome.

I will be actively working on something the visitors can talk to me about each day and have not yet decided what illustration demos I will do; may I let you know closer to the day?


Studio 33

24 Torrington Road
Ruislip HA4 0AT

Tube: Ruislip Gardens, Ruislip, Ruislip Manor
Bus: E7, 114
Parking: Free on-street parking.

Open 11am – 5pm on:

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Textile Artist / Painter/ Printmaker

Although primarily a textile artist Jane also paints and draws using a range of media including watercolour, oil and charcoal. The theme of her work is mainly based on natural forms and landscapes.

There will be a collection of hand painted silk scarves on display and some that that have been commercially printed.
In addition to this, portraits, life drawings and landscapes will also be exhibited.


Studio 15

The Stables
31 West Drive, Off Lakeland Close
Harrow Weald HA3 6TX

Tube: Hatch End, Harrow and Wealdstone
Bus: 182, H12
Parking: Free on road parking

Open 11am – 5pm on:

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Mixed Media Artist

Sian is inspired by vintage suitcases overflowing with keepsakes, childhood memories and nature “I stitch and collage to achieve a painterly like quality with wonky edges, wavy lines and rogue stitches” My artwork is created from new and recycled fabric, paper and embellishments.


Studio 22

4a Bourne Road,
Bushey WD23 3NH

Tube: Bushey
Bus: 142, 258
Parking: Free on road

Contact Artist

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E: sianfenwick@hotmail.com
W: sianfenwick.co.uk
I: @sianfenwickart
F: @sian.fenwick.7
T: 020 8950 2925/ 07950 306321



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Colette Moscrop is a textile designer, screen printer and stitcher, bringing together modern design and traditional crafts.

Using embroidery in her work to create texture and movement, Colette creates original textile collages and quilts to be used and loved.
For more information, to buy fabric or collages or find a free tutorial, head to https://www.colettemoscrop.com.

For more information about Colette visit her Harrow Open Studios page here.

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Contemporary artist Palak Patel finds inspiration from her heritage and from everyday observed patterns and shapes.  She enjoys working on large canvases with acrylics, gold and silver leaf along with heavy textures, resulting in light and depth in her pieces.

For enquiries, sales and commissions please contact palak by email palak@palakpatel.art or through her Instagram account @palakpatelart

For more information about Palak visit her Harrow Open Studios’ artist page here.

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Harrow Open Studios’ artists Samantha Harvey and Colette Moscrop will be taking part in the online Contemporary Textiles Fair, which runs from the 19th – 28th March 2021. The event hosts over 30 textile artists and makers who will be selling their artworks and products online.

There will also be a programme of online events such as talks, workshops, demos and Q&A sessions.

Head to www.landmarkartscentre.org/events/exhibitions-and-fairs.php to find out more and enjoy the Fair.

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I design and hand screen print onto linen and cotton fabrics for use in embroidery and sewing projects. I practice slow stitching and appreciate the benefits this meditative process brings. I encourage other makers to add their own personality to my fabric through stitch, appliqué and quilting in order to make their own useable textile treasures for their home.

Using rich colours my simplistic designs have a retro feel to them. I take inspiration from the 1920s – 50s, architecture and urban nature. I hand draw all my designs and enjoy drawing with thread as part of the design process. I design and produce a range of home accessories such as purses, eye pillows and tea towels, these are beautiful additions to the home, designed to be used freely while adding a little luxury to everyday life.

Passing traditional skills onto others is vital to keep skills alive for future generations. I run screen printing and sewing workshops and encourage others to turn to these hobbies as a way of connecting with the moment and spending some time away from fast pace of modern life.

You can see more of my work on my Harrow Open Studios page here and my fabrics and accessories can be bought online, head to my website to learn more.
www.colettemoscrop.com

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Textile Designer and screen printer Colette Moscrop recently chatted with Jo Good on BBC Radio London about her work and the Fabric Club she runs. Subscribers to the club receive a bundle of original printed fabric each month to use in their sewing and craft projects. To listen to the show on BBC Sounds click here – www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p08c8z0w, Colette is featured 1 hour and 7 minutes into the show.

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