Chris “Kit” Butler
Freelance illustrator open to commissions! (please contact me via the group or IG)
Hastings Arts Forum
Hastings Arts Forum aims to promote the work of artist members and support the visual arts for the benefit of the local community. The Forum provides a professional gallery space to support these aims.
Hastings Visions Art Hub is a community studio based at The Ore Community Centre, run by artists Licy Clayden and Philippa Haines. We run a variety of adult classes and courses, which include our popular Art for Well Being class and there will be two new pottery courses starting soon. There will be opportunities for local artists to ‘hot desk’ studio space at an hourly or daily rate and the studio…
Originally from London Katherine studied fine art at Camberwell School of Art. She now lives and works in Hastings, a town rich in contrasts and eccentricities and the inspiration for much of her work. Her imagery, which is often described as accessible but slightly unnerving, is the product of an excellent grounding in traditional figurative art practise, and an interest in the surreal. Katherine…
Lucy Brennan Shiel
Lucy Brennan Shiel is an Irish artist currently living in Hastings. She studied for her BA Hons in Fine Art at Wolverhampton University where she received funding to visit Moscow. She was awarded a bursary from the London Institute for her MA studies at Camberwell College of Art and completed her MA in 1995, with a Distinction in Printmaking. Lucy has an international practice exploring the space…
Freelance Artist and Animation Hobbyist, Marli Weare, has been working on their art skills for over 8 years. Having taken part in the Don Bluth Masterclass of 2016 and been Shortlisted for the ITV Apprenticeship Scheme in 2014, they have two Arts Awards, a Certficate in Creative Media Production and an Extended Diploma in Art and Design. They now work towards a degree in Animation.