The Great British Caravan Rachel Fenwick is a Fine Art graduate from Nottingham Trent University. Her practice is concerned with place, in particular the spaces where we spend the vast majority of our lives and where we share our most memorable moments. Born in Lancashire and currently based in Cumbria the artist questions the places we call home. In this series, the … Continue reading The Great British Caravan
One last thing to announce! Through Eden Arts I submitted an entry for a competition to be awarded ‘Young Cumbrian Artist of the Year’. And I’ve only gone and been shortlisted! Which means I now have a week to summit a piece of work to show at an exhibition in Carlisle to be in the … Continue reading Could I be the next Young Cumbrian Artist of the Year?
So now onto the next big thing! I’m throwing myself into all these opportunities this year, (even though I am starting a new job in September!) Another thing I had up my sleeve was being part of C-Art this year. After volunteering with the organisation last year, I wanted to get involved myself. C-Art is … Continue reading C-Art in Extraordinary Places
Once I’d collected a whole host of images from the holiday park, I started to think about the colours, shapes, composition and style my paintings were going to strive for. The sky became increasing more important to the outlook of the image- perfecting my watercolour skills, even in the reflection of the windows! Getting the … Continue reading Caravan Painting Process