Derbyshire Open Arts

'It’s like a county wide art treasure hunt’ Saturday 25 May to Bank Holiday Monday 27 May


Twelve artists will be exhibiting at Holymoorside Village Hall as part of Derbyshire Open Arts annual opening of artists' studios and venues. This year, Holymoorside welcomes several new artists. You won’t be disappointed in a diverse range of fine arts where the highest of skill and expertise will be on display. From ceramics to watercolour and oil; imaginary dreamlike structures to photography and crafts. There truly is something for everyone at Holymoorside this year. Several of our artists are award-winning and throughout the year exhibit their wares all over the country.



A very warm welcome awaits you at Holymoorside village hall, where refreshments will keep you going. Do come and chat to our artists and find out what they have been up over the past year.


  • Jill Perkins Textile Arts

  • Gwenda Culkin Textiles & Mixed Media

  • Susan Dodd 3D Collage Assemblage (opposite bottom right) The joint winner of this year's Harley Prize at the Harley Gallery,Welbeck, with her 250 Years of Circus)

  • Sarah Sharpe Paintings & Lithographs

  • Roger Allen Watercolour Landscapes & Still-Life (Selected for The Sunday Times Watercolour Competition)

  • Sarah Parkin Watercolour Landscapes

  • William Vaudin Drawing, Digital Art (top right)

  • Alison Smith Handcrafted Silver Jewellery

  • Jerry Daniels Pictorial Landscape Photography (below right)

  • Valda Sampson Embroidery & Painting

  • Lesley Platts Embroidery & Painting (top left)

  • Vivienne Sillar Burnished Smoke-Fired Ceramics (right middle)In addition there will be five artists exhibiting in Holymoorside United Reformed Church, S42 7EJ who will also be pleased to welcome visitors to view and discuss their work.

  • Sheila Baldock Watercolour & Mixed Media

  • Maria Brannen Acrylic Painting

  • Barbara Coulam Recycled Glass Items

  • Dianna Lee Woodgrain, Murals & Illustrations

  • Eileen Wilding Decorative textiles & paintings



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