Arts

Shaftesbury Artist’s Snowdrop Painting Will Be Posted All Over Town

The Chamber of Commerce will celebrate the snowdrop season with artwork produced by Shaftesbury artist Percy Lizzard.

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Shaftesbury Life Portraits – Jon Corry Paints Rob Neely

In our new ‘Shaftesbury Life Portraits’ series, Enmore Green artist Jon Corry chats with a well-known resident and shares the stories of their life, so far. And during the conversation, Jon paints his guest.

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Kate And Karren Chat About Snowdrop Art And Testing ‘Alexa’

Friends Kate Pickard and Karren Burkett chat ‘over the garden fence’.

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Barkley Johnson’s Short Story – Peter Sackville’s Vest

Hartgrove writer Barkley Johnson narrates another of his superb Sunday morning stories.

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Shaftesbury Book Reviewer Karen On ‘There’s Only One Danny Garvey’ By David F Ross

Karen says the novel is ‘unflinchingly honest with flawed, difficult characters, who have nevertheless taken up residence in my heart’.

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A Day In The Life Of Shaftesbury Gallery Manager Kate Pickard

Alfred learns about the behind-the-scenes work of Shaftesbury Arts Centre Gallery manager Kate Pickard.

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Barkley Johnson’s Short Story – Frobisher’s Monkey

Hartgrove-based writer Barkley Johnson reads his short story, ‘Frobisher’s Monkey’.

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Shaftesbury Book Reviewer Karen Cole Recommends ‘Midnight At Malabar House’

For her first book review of 2021, Karen Cole discusses ‘Midnight at Malabar House’ by Vaseem Khan.

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Latest Lockdown Puts Arts Centre In ‘A Sticky Position’

The latest lockdown restrictions have forced the cancellation of all Shaftesbury Arts Centre activities. But the bills are still coming in.

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Shaftesbury Poet Richard Foreman Reads ‘Water And A Rock’

More poetry written and narrated by Shaftesbury writer, Richard Foreman.

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