I recently took delivery of the first of my new range of sinterescent art prints in small (~A5) and medium (~A4) sizes. At the moment I have three designs in stock, with prices starting at £5 for a small print.

I have been busy setting up a range of new print-on-demand, high quality greetings cards that you can buy direct from the printers. Cards can be bought singly for £3 each (125.8 x 175mm) or in custom packs of five smaller, A6, cards for £8 per pack. Post and packaging will be added on at the checkout.

I was delighted to be invited to contibute to this exhibition, which runs in conjunction with Open Studios West Berkshire and North Hampshire.

Open Studios has moved online for 2020. Herculean efforts behind the scenes have repurposed the website to act as a gallery for this year’s INSIGHT exhibition, in addition to its usual role of online directory. All of this is available online now at https://www.open-studios.org.uk/

My pictures for INSIGHT are shown below. Click on an image for information and expanded views (including frames).

or click here to see all four pictures together on the Open Studios site.

I will not be doing Hampshire Open Studios (in August) this year, but this too is set to be a digital-only event.

– Edited 05 July 2020

This year I will be at Folly Farm Studios with the ceramicist Ursula Waechter. Folly Farm lies in a beautiful valley, on the A339 between Kingsclere and Basingstoke. The studios are on a modern business park opposite Pit Hall Farm.

Ursula’s “Hand-painted tin-glazed earthenware for use and decoration.”

Click here for our entry on the Hampshire Open Studios site

I keep a list of exhibitions (past, present and future) on an external site.
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This is where it all began. In 2011, I started a Blogspot for my art. It became www.amandabatesart.co.uk when I acquired that web address, and then it became blog.amandabatesart.co.uk. I’ve retired it now, to enable greater integration of blog posts with other parts of my new web site. Some of the content has already been transferred, some will be later on, and some won’t ever be. But the old blog is still intact, still blog.amandabatesart.co.uk and you can view it by clicking here.

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