/Featured Artists

An Interview with Kara Jewellery Creator Charlotte Tabor

An Interview with Kara Jewellery Creator Charlotte Tabor Interview by SEOS Features Officer Irene Vaughan   I create simple, contemporary jewellery designed to be worn every day and inspired by nature. We have a fabulous garden and ancient orchard and these, combined with the lovely woodlands in and around Yalding are all the inspiration I [...]

An Interview with Furniture Maker Peter Quinn

An Interview with Furniture Maker Peter Quinn Interview by SEOS Features Officer Irene Vaughan Description of your work I create bespoke and exhibition pieces of furniture from my workshop in the old timber yard of Scotney Castle. I also teach furniture making to full-time and part-time students. I try to use locally sourced British hardwoods [...]

An Interview with Printmaker Birgitta Wilson

An Interview with Printmaker Birgitta Wilson Interview by SEOS Features Officer Irene Vaughan For as long as I can remember, I have enjoyed walking in woods and forests, so much so, that my now grown up kids have always told everybody that I am ‘obsessed’ with trees! The beauty of the British hedgerows with their [...]

An Interview with Mosaic Artist Sarah Bourne

An Interview with Mosaic Artist Sarah Bourne Interview by SEOS Features Officer Irene Vaughan   How would you describe your work? I create mosaic sculptures from vintage ceramics and retro objects.  I’m also a portrait and lifestyle photographer. My mosaics are created from 1950's, 60's and 70's crockery that I repurpose and up-cycle, giving a new lease of life to [...]

ArtSpring Gallery

Artspring Gallery A mutually supportive network of artists...     It was during South East Open Studios in 2012 that Anne Molineux walked into my pottery.  She was excited after visiting a number of studios in the area and frustrated that there was no local space to exhibit work.  Out of that a small group [...]

Interview with new member Isabel Keane, just 17 in May!

Interview with new member Isabel Keane, just 17 in May!   To celebrate the twentieth anniversary of South East Open Studios, we are delighted to welcome photographer Isabel Keane, who wasn’t even born when we started and turned 17 on the 18th of May. Since 2010, Izzy has been helping set up the studio for [...]

Introducing SEOS Newcomer Cheryl Culver

Introducing SEOS Newcomer Cheryl Culver   A new experience for Cheryl Culver President of the Pastel Society. Cheryl is taking part for the first time with SEOS. I will always remember my reaction when I was first invited to demonstrate at Art in Action at Waterperry near Oxford. ‘Absolutely no way’ was the response, all those [...]

Seal Chart Interview

August's Featured Artist, Victoria Wainwright interviews Seal Chart Studio founder and printmaker Lawrence Jenkins.

Joining the Team at SEOS

Interviews with our new committee members, Website Editor Fiona Conn and Evaluation Officer Harriet Evans.

‘Everything Inspires…’

An interview with Victoria Wainwright: SEOS artist, Social Media Officer, ACO, printmaker and silversmith

Making the Invisible Visible…

An interview with SEOS artist and ACO for Tonbridge Hildegard Pax

New Kid on the Block

An interview with SEOS artist, Website Editor and illustrator Zanna Allen