For those who missed DOVE COTTAGE Open Studio …

For those who missed DOVE COTTAGE Open Studio …

… we have put together a few images from the Artmap Argyll Open Studio weekend. We were blessed by the number of lovely people who visited us over the four days in late August, some of whom also bought some of the artwork on display. All very encouraging. We thank all those who came along […]

ARTMAP ARGYLL 2016 Open Studios Event

ARTMAP ARGYLL 2016 Open Studios Event

Friday 26th August 2016 sees the return of the ArtMap Argyll Artists Open Studios and Dove Cottage Studio will be participating once more. We last opened our home/studio in 2013, before our sojourn in County Wicklow in Ireland. Back with new work for you to see, we give a warm welcome to all who are […]

The Best Trip A’hve Bin In…

The Best Trip A’hve Bin In…

I would nae like leavin’ ma bones, In a locker beside Davy Jones, From Ardrishaig to Crinan’s the best trip A’hve bin in, The Crinan Canal for me. My new exhibition; entitled ALWAYS ARGYLL: FROM ARDRISHAIG TO CRINAN takes these words from ‘The Pufferman’s Song’ as its inspiration. From Ardrishaig to Crinan (or vice versa) […]

George at ‘The Best of The West’ 2013

George at ‘The Best of The West’ 2013

Heading off to Inveraray for this years BOWFest. As weather a little dickie this morning, I have tweaked my poster a little… actually, I did a new one!

‘Artmap Argyll’ Open Studios 2013

‘Artmap Argyll’ Open Studios 2013

We had a great Open Studios event this year, and thank you to all the visitors to our studios for making it such a happy and satisfying event this year. We both sold work (which is nice) and received shovelfuls of kind words and appreciation for the artwork. So busy, I forgot to take photographs […]

ARTMAP ARGYLL Open Studios 2012… and beyond!

ARTMAP ARGYLL Open Studios 2012… and beyond!

We have been very busy of late – much happening on the business front and some of it actually yielding income, which is happy thought – and only now can we promote our involvement in the Artmap Argyll Open Studios… which were about a fortnight ago. Time, although maybe not standing still in Argyll, is a […]

Artmap Argyll Open Studios 12th-15th August 2011

Artmap Argyll Open Studios 12th-15th August 2011

Dove Cottage Studio is again part of the popular Artmap Open Studios weekend, with more original paintings, artcards, prints and a warm welcome to all who call.  Look out for the distinctive 2011 ‘Red Dot’ direction posters near Kilmartin Stores.