The Gallery - Richmond-based artist Sheila Smithson and her garden themed work
Yorkshire artist Sheila Smithson makes paintings that frequently feature gardens. These can be of her own tiny garden in North Yorkshire, ones she has visited and occasionally ones with an element of fairytale fantasy.
After our annual break for Stokesley Agricultural Show and Fair, the gallery is about to reopen with a burst of colour and frivolity for the Autumn. The new exhibition features the work of three artists, Sarah Morpeth, Colin Smithson and Sheila Smithson. Sarah is a Northumberland artist who, after practicing as a solicitor in London for ten years, decided to have a complete change of direction and study for a degree in Embroidery at Manchester Metropolitan University. She moved back to live…