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The artwork of Yorkshire Artist Tony Dexter

ADVANCE NOTICE :- EXHIBITIONS 2019 & 2020

# 10 paintings the Art Shop Gallery, Ilkley for the whole of May 2019.

# Art in the Pen, Skipton,10th & 11th August 2019 – Pen 127 (aisle 3)

# Dates to be confirmed for Exhibition at Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough in 2020

 

Queen Street Filey

 

SOLD DEC 2018

NEW PAINTING

‘Filey Landing’ – a colourful wooden boat that has the essence of those resting on Filey landing. Varnished acrylic on a 30″ x 30″ block canvas (no frame needed!).

 

MERRY CHRISTMAS & A HAPPY NEW YEAR

Thank you to everyone that has contacted me at Art in the Pen, the Gallery at the Art Shop Ilkley, Craven Arts Skipton, Ilkley Osteopaths and many more directly.

It’s been a great year, many paintings sold and many chats with lovely people

Have a great Christmas and a Happy New Year

DECEMBER DIARY DATE

1st – 22nd December Skipton Town Hall – Craven Arts Christmas Exhibition

Local artists (including me!) are, through membership of Craven Arts, putting on a Christmas Exhibition at Skipton Town Hall. It’s your opportunity to view a wide range of original paintings, sculpture and artwork that could just make that Christmas present you’re seeking even more special.

Open daily 1st – 22nd December from 10am – 4pm* pop in and see some great creative work.

*On Tuesday 11th December I’ll be at the exhibition all day so come and introduce yourself

Two of my works on display:

Filey Coble SH232

Through the Wood

Filey Coble SH232

Through the Wood

Putting my back into it!

Thanks to Amos and staff at The Ilkley Osteopathic Practice for giving me exhibition space for a couple of my paintings.

Just FloatingMisty Winter Wood

STILL ADDING

After a very successful few months with fifteen paintings sold through a couple of exhibitions then the on-line gallery, which usually displays over forty artworks, will be changing with new work added to the existing as and when appropriate.

It’s a regularly varying scene reflecting work currently available for sale.

My work is usually 76 x 76cm (30” x 30”) square on block canvass (no frames needed) and is generally acrylic that is varnished, signed and strung ready for hanging.

People say the work is bold, different, stunningly colourful and eye-catching. Yes my paintings are a visual statement with punch – they aren’t lacklustre.

Prices range from £225.00 to £275.00 – pick a East Coast Iconpicture and contact me via the ‘Contact’ form for more details

The Unpainted Boat

SOLD IN 2018 @:

Gallery at the Art Shop

Art in the Pen

Post Art in the Pen

SOLD

 

<  Here are a few of those sold

I don’t do many exhibitions but these two have, once again, proved successful with paintings also sold along with sales post Art in the Pen

Pleased that the local art shop continue to sell my work and delighted that against some stiff competition at Art in the Pen (where quality improves every year) then, great comments about the impact of my work and its refreshing difference but also sales.

Thanks everyone

 

 

ART IN THE PEN

Delighted  my contemporary paintings will once again be on show at Art in the Pen in Skipton 11th & 12th August. (more details soon).

If you’ve not been before enjoy the day (or two) at the show which takes place at the Auction Mart (hence the ‘pens’ for exhibitors) on the outskirts of Skipton. Easy parking, lots of paintings, pottery, crafts and more see and if we’re fed and watered we don’t bite!

(no this isn’t me at last year’s show)

Thanking the 40%

Thanks to all the customers who popped into my recent exhibition at the Gallery at The Art Shop in Ilkley and bought a painting (someone bought four and they are now in Portugal!).

40% of paintings on show were sold

Thanks also to Sue and Tim at the art shop for all their help and support

On show at the Gallery At The Art Shop in Ilkley

From 30th January to 25th February the “Gallery At The Art Shop” on Hawksworth Street in Ilkley is presenting an exhibition of over sixteen of my paintings.

Known for my vibrant canvases my contemporary paintings are based on a series of subjects including fishing boats, fish, shorelines and woodland scenes. Painted in acrylic on block canvas the images are highly colourful and bold.

I know people buy paintings because they like them, it suits their taste, they want a statement piece or there is an emotional connection with the subject. Of course my subjects are familiar, but unlike a photograph or a lifelike reproduction, my artwork shows a viewpoint that is both unique and distinctive.

The ‘Gallery At The Art Shop’ (open 10 am – 5pm, Mon –Sat) is part of the popular Art Shop in Ilkley well known for artist materials and framing and I’m delighted to be showing my paintings in my local town.

 

 

Misty Winter Wood

 

 

 

 

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