Getting to know Carol and Bob Tennant – Citiviews

Getting to know Carol and Bob Tennant – Citiviews

Where were you born? How long have you lived in North Somerset/Bristol area? Husband and wife team (Bob and Carol) behind Citiviews are Bristol based with their independent photography business. Both with celtic roots (Ireland and Scotland) Bristol is now home and it...
Jeff’s Blog Entry – Tracing

Jeff’s Blog Entry – Tracing

‘Tracing – Some people feel tracing an image, before colouring it in, is cheating, but is it? Some of our greatest artists have allegedly traced some of their master pieces before adding the paint, artists like Caravaggio, Vermeer, Rembrandt and Di Vinci are all...
Getting to know: Sharon Brown

Getting to know: Sharon Brown

Where were you born? How long have you lived in North Somerset? I was born and brought up on the borders of London and Essex in a town called Chingford (yes, I know – Sharon from Essex!). I’ve lived in North Somerset since 2010 after spending 7 years living abroad,...
Jeff’s Blog Entry – Paint brushes

Jeff’s Blog Entry – Paint brushes

Never leave your paint brushes standing point down in your water container for long periods (well, not at all really), the bristles will bend and the brush will look like a hockey stick, you try painting with a hockey stick! If you do have the misfortune not too...
Getting to know: Neil Edwards

Getting to know: Neil Edwards

Our current Artist of the Month is Neil Edwards. Neil makes fantastic glass objects – do come along and see his work in The Blue Room. Where were you born? How long have you lived in the area? I was born in Bristol and grew up in Congresbury. What is your...
Getting to Know: Diana Figueiredo

Getting to Know: Diana Figueiredo

Diana Figueiredo’s work – both the 2D and 3D – has been a source of delight to many visitors to The Blue Room. Here’s an opportunity to get to know a little bit more about her. Where were you born? How long have you lived in the area? I was...