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For anyone who is cautious about going out and about during Covid, we would be happy to be open on a one to one basis to let you shop in safety. We would of course sanitise hands and keep a distance away. We would prefer to arrange this as a slot before opening to the public or at the end of the day. All subject to any lockdowns of course. Please contact us if interested and we can arrange directly..

New Exhibition, The Love of Trees

We now have a fresh exhibition in the main downstairs gallery featuring  colourful digital artwork by Sheila as well as several of her printmaking monoprints.We will have to comply with Covid precautions and only 2 people or 1 family at a time. A route is marked out.

Supporting artists upstairs are Anne Skinner with her stunning screenprints and Kirstie Behrens with traditional etching. These are all in limited editions.

There will also be some unframed work and associated giftware, much from Sheila`s own designs.

Exhibition now and will continue to Christmas break. All works online but regret cannot mail out glass framed artwork.


Christmas Shop

We have now set up our Christmas shop downstairs with a range of new goods . We avoid mass produced goods so offer something a bit different from other outlets. Our policy is to avoid goods of chinese origin. All gifts are on our website for online ordering, click and collect or mail order.

We have some new felt animals and plants and a small selection of lavender birds and fish, great gifts, as well as several designs by Sheila on coasters, water bottles, thermos flasks and notebooks, themed to link to the current exhibition The Love of Trees

With Covid restrictions, we request only 2 people downstairs at a time per room and please only handle goods with sanitised hands.

Book Publishing

Sheila has set up a seperate publishing venture, called No 13 Press. Her first book, triangle is now on the website at £25. It has photography, printmaking and drawings, all depicting the theme "triangle" and how they are found in all walks of life. It is A5 format and contains 62 images, an ideal gift. It will be presented in a box with an archival print of an image from the book.

We also have a range of photozines produced in our studio , Sheila has Polaroid Trees, and 2 Random Colour Urban Images and Alan has some of his pinhole camera images, Sea & Shore, Rocks and Dungeness. All at affordable prices. Now online

Covid 19, Opening to Public

Retail outlets can open subject to restrictions, please check this blog or Instagram/Facebook before travelling as alterations can happen rapidly. We can only allow 2 customers or 1 family group at a time due to social distancing, we have tape markings and a one way route. We have sanitiser at the door, including an alchol free one as we know some cause allergies.Many businesses are operating on a restricted basis just now, if the lights are on and open sign in window, pop in. We have opened the downstairs galleries subject to social distancing with a themed exhibition by Sheila .We regularly wipe handles and rails and ask customers to respect the rules and sanitise hands on entry. We presently plan to open Thursday, Friday and Saturday 11am to 4pm, . but may be reviewed subject to  changes in regulations or if we are out on assignment.

We expect customers to have appropriate face protection. Please also respect our gifts and handle as little as possible,and only with sanitised hands also the unframed artwork is cellophane wrapped but try to handle by the edges.We have a perspex screen at the desk and will wear suitable protection if we have to come out to assist.

We will of course still be doing click and collect, free local delivery and still offer a mail order service for customers at a distance. Post and collect options come up at web checkout. Depending on restrictions, we may have to set a particular day and time aside for collection. We email an acknowledgement to all online orders.

In the event of any Lockdown, we would still expect to handle web orders for mail order, click and collect in person (probably limited to a time slot each week) and local delivery in Newport, Wormit and Tayport areas. We would take care with handling goods by sanitised hands of course.

Local Delivery

With our click and collect in person facility, we are happy to offer delivery in the Newport, Wormit and Tayport areas at no extra cost. This may be of help to those who are not able to call in person.All we ask is that orders are £20 or more. We would do this once weekly, . All we ask is clear route details and a safe place to leave goods if nobody is in. The gallery is a Covid safe environment and any goods we deliver will be handled by sanitised hands, we appreciate some people are apprehensive about going out and about so we are willing to assist where possible.These orders would have to be placed via our website, choosing collect in person option at checkout and messaging in instruction box if you require delivery.

Post Free

As well as collect in person, we can now post some small, light gifts post free. Please allow a reasonable time as post is a bit slower just now. Categories are sets of greeting cards, silk scarves and jewellery excluding the new felt range. All are sourced from independent UK makers so give us a chance instead of Amazon or Ebay. Please contact us for more information. These can be ordered online.We will usually post towards the end of the week .The website should allow no postage charge on these goods