Search Press Marquee (FREE Demonstrations)

Each year a selected group of guest artists come to the festival to showcase their work and to inspire you with a rare opportunity to get up close and see them working in a variety of mediums. You will also find a range of Original Paintings, Prints, Cards, DVD’s, Signed Books etc to buy direct from the Artist.

The Search Press Bookshop will also be available as usual, with a huge selection of inspirational art and craft books, to browse and buy.



11:00 – 12:00

Jeremy Ford

‘Winter Landscape in Gouache’

14:00 – 15:00

Haidee Jo Summers

‘Still Life Painting in Oils – Lost and found Edges’


11:00 – 12:00

Vic Bearcroft

‘Wolf Sketch in Black & White Pastels
on Grey Velour’

14:00 – 15:00

Jane Betteridge

‘Contemporary Landscape in Watercolour & Mixed Media, on a Textured Surface’


11:00 – 12:00

Matthew Palmer

‘Atmospheric Mountain Scene in Watercolours’

14:00 – 15:00

Tim Fisher

‘A Country Lane in Oil Pastel on Plywood’


11:00 – 12:00

Stephen Coates

‘Boats and Reflections in Watercolour’