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Gallery is re-opening

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The Gallery has been closed since December 2014 as owners Tim and Lou were unable to open it in 2015 due to family illness. They have since moved away from Whithorn. However, the good news is that the gallery is re-opening this Saturday 6th June 2015 under new management. We would like to introduce you to Sheila Faichney who has taken over ...
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Christmas Shopping

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Seasonal greetings and a Happy New year to all our artists and customers We have some new Christmas items in the Gallery this December. Lynn Morley, our stained glass artist, has made some new stained glass Christmas Trees especially for the Gallery. Each individual tree has a small mirror base which reflects the coloured glass really well. A star tops ...
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Washi paper jewellery

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Earlier in the year the Gallery started stocking Art jewellery by Lou McGill. Lou produced unique pendants and cufflink sets using her own artwork covered with glass. This line proved to be very popular and was extended to include a new series using Japanese Washi Paper. Washi paper is a traditional paper handmade from tree bark in Japan and is ...
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Leather bookbags

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We are pleased to welcome to the gallery a new artist who works in leather. Gillian will be launching her work in our pop-up gallery during the Wigtown Book Festival, which is very appropriate as she will be offering book bags and leather bound filofaxes. Here is a bit of information about Gillian and her work... "I live and work ...
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Gavin Maxwell Centenary

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2014 is the Centenary of one of Wigtownshire's famous sons, Gavin Maxwell (1914­-55). Maxwell was the author whose poetic descriptive prose about simple living with otters both captivated and stirred a generation. We are delighted to announce that the Gallery is now exhibiting the Centenary edition of Gavin Maxwell's Ring of Brightwater during our September/October exhibition - Art Inspired by ...
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Wigtown Book Festival pop-up

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Some of you may have visited our pop-up gallery in Wigtown during the Book Festival last year for our first Art Inspired by Literature Exhibition or during Spring Fling this year for our Art Inspired by Cinema Exhibition, which were both held at our friend's house on South Main Street. We transformed his house into a gallery and received some ...