Angela Conner
Marie-Therese King
Wendy Houghton
Corinna Kenyon-Wade
Nick Holmes

8-16th September 2018

Herefordshire Art Week is a nine day art trail, for arists, craftmakers and creative businesses to open studios, galleries and group exhibitions to raise their profile and sell artwork.

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Thank you for your feedback forms, the prize winner is drawn

Dear h.Art viewers and participants,  

Thank you for all of your feedback.  The lucky winner of the Visitor Feedback prize draw is Barbara Foster, Barbara has won £100 to spend with her choice of h.Art artist David England.  

Some main points from artists feedback: 

What are the principal reasons for taking part in h.Art 2017?  Not suprisingly the top three reasons to this question are:

  • Raising the profile of your work/studio 
  • Sales of work 
  • Gaining feedback from visitors

Artists feedback on h.Art was very positive on the whole as expressed in these responses:

  • h.Art has been very worthwhile – 100%
  • I would recommend h.Art to others - 100%
  • I enjoyed h.Art - 97% 

Some main points from visitors feedback: 

How many venues are you hoping to visit this year?  Numbers of people going to more venues keep increasing. Since last year, figures almost doubled on this answer of 6 - 10 venues.  

What are the main reasons you attend? The top three responses to this question are:

  • Enjoyable day out                                                
  • To purchase artwork                                         
  • See and talk to artists in their studios  

 h.Art visitors continue to rate it highly as expressed by these results:

  • I enjoyed h.Art                                     88% strongly agree       
  • I would recommend h.Art to others     84% strongly agree

Check out the Christmas Openings at these h.Art venues

All venue details can be found on a Venue Search on this site or in your printed h.Art Guide 2017

Venues Opening on 2 - 3 Dec:

1 HACS Art Pavilion 11 - 5pm.  2 Helen Seabright & Rosie Seville 11 - 4pm.  4 Mark Turner MA(RCA) 10-4pm.   5 Apple Store Gallery 10 - 4pm, mulled wine & mince pies on offer FREE for visitors.  8 Colourland 11 - 4pm.   11 Old Chapel Gallery Sat 11- 4pm, Sun 10 - 5pm.   22 Indigo, Madder, Brown Paper & String 11 - 6pm.   41 Lion Gallery 11 - 5pm. 60 Bridget Drakeford & Friends 10 - 5pm.  66 Made in Ross 10 - 5pm. 69 Sally Boehme 10 - 5pm.  79 Trumpet Corner Tearoom & Gallery 10 - 5pm.  81 Year of the Cockerel, Inspired Thrown Pottery  10 - 5pm.   82 Stuart Houghton 10 - 5pm.  83 Fleen Doran 10 - 5pm.  84 Wendy Houghton 10 - 5pm.   86 Angie Hughes, Claire Billingsley & Mark Jenkins 11 - 5pm.   96 Caro Burberry 11 - 5pm.   98 Green Cow Collective 11-5pm. 

 

 

 

DATES for h.Art 2018 - 8-16 September

As h.Art closes, then the next year starts to be planned.  If you enjoyed visiting h.Art this year, we hope you'll want too visit again next year.

Artists and venues start to register their interest in h.Art 2018 from 5th March 2018.  Registration closes on 16 April next year. If you are an artist new to h.Art and interested in taking part in 2018, contact info@h-art.org.uk to be added to the artist or venue contact lists to ensure you're in the loop.

FREE h.Art guides will start to be distributed in late July 2018 around Herefordshire and to art centres, libraries and visitor attractions within an 80 mile radius of the County. If you want to request a 2018 h.Art Guide to be posted to you direct, let us know - postage and admin charges apply - contact info@h-art.org.uk