Busy time at village gallery

A new exhibition featuring the work of five talented Northumbrian artists opens in Felton tomorrow.

Gallery 45 will be holding the eye-catching showcase, entitled Seascapes, until Friday, July 3. It will feature creations by Jackie Stevenson, Eamonn McGovern, Kevin Westlake, Lindsey Cooper and Trevor Craggs.

The exhibition opens with a meet the artists event, where the quintet will be on hand to answer questions and shed more light on their work. Coffee and cake will be served between 11am and 1pm.

As well as the meet the artists session, Gallery 45 will also be holding an open studios event on Saturday. It will give visitors a chance to meet the venue’s artists, makers and designers in their studios, from 10am to 5pm.

Other events planned for this month include a knitting workshop, entitled Finishing Techniques, with Judith Goodfellow on Saturday, June 13.

This will be followed by a rustic woodcraft session with Jon Purkins on Saturday, June 27.

For more information about the workshops and to book, call 01670 783424.