Monthly Archives: July 2014


Art v Anomie


The last year has seen increasing concern in the media surrounding the issue of loneliness and isolation amongst the elderly in the UK. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has stated that ‘It is a source of national shame that 800,000 older people in England say that they are chronically lonely’ (BBC News). The following two maps [...]

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How to Make Miniature Clay Sculptures


Whether you plan on using them as a paper weight, a way to individualise your table setting or simply something decorative for a child’s bedroom, you definitely need miniature clay sculptures in your life. They will make you smile, we promise! Ours are ocean themed, but you could make mini astronauts or flowers or hideous little [...]

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Welcome to South West Art Workshops!


Hi Everyone and welcome to South West Art Workshops! South West Art Workshops was established in 2012 when artist Katherine Bryan-Merrett saw that there was a real need for a platform to help promote artists workshops, after 2 years of work and research… We are delighted to announce the launch of the brand spanking new [...]

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