Earlyworks Press and Circaidy Gregory Press exhibited the originals of our cover artworks by Cathy Edmunds and books with artwork and illustrations by Katy Jones, David Dennis, Pam Eaves, Kath Keep and others at the 4 Dudley Road venue. Here's the programme, followed by some photos of the event.
Earlyworks Press and Circaidy Gregory books on display with some of the original cover art.
To the left here is Catherine Edmunds' 'wormwood, earth and honey' which was created for her own poetry collection
and in front of it, Rosalie Warren's 'Charity's Child', the cover picture also an original work from Catherine Edmunds.
To the right, Catherine's 'Small Poisons', created for the cover of the novel of the same name.
|Below: Our host for the weekend,
Anna Newington surveys the layout of the exhibition
Right: a selection of Anna's ceramics.
Below: Katherine Reekie with a selection of her pictures. Katherine also had cards and posters depicting Hastings in some of its truly surreal, festival moods.
Below: Melissa White admires Julie Tucker-Williams' display...
Right: ...whilst Julie passes round the snacks.
Below: Melissa White's exhibition (Melissa doesn't just paint pictures - she paints whole houses.)
Below: Posters of Ron Nicola's 'Millennium Chronicle of Hastings' on sale to raise money for the publication of a book of the paintings and their story.
Below and right: Sophie Cadogan's cardigans and other wool and cotton goodies, snuggling amongst the displays.
A great exhibition and a weekend long party - our sincere thanks to Anna for hosting it - it was such fun we even enjoyed the washing up!
Explore upstairs if you dare....