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Welcome to The New Forest Art Scene

Browse through our directory of local New Forest artists, art galleries, clubs, courses, exhibitions and suppliers.

Art Fairs Exhibitions

Event Date: 4 & 5 September 2021

Join us for a weekend celebration of art, dance, music and traditional crafts from across the New Forest, showcasing age-old skills and contemporary artwork alike.

With the event being…

Bucklers Hard, Beaulieu, Hampshire


Art Gallery

The Local Art Scene creates opportunities for its local artists to be able to show and exhibit their work at venues and locations throughout Dorset, Hampshire and the New Forest.

Our pop…


Artist

Born in Poland, Arkadiuz now lives and works in the New Forest. He creates his vessels from white stoneware clay, a strong and resilient medium. His desire is to create unique pieces that will…


I am an artist based in Hampshire, specialising mainly in portraits of people and pets. I work from photographs in pencil, coloured pencil and pastels.

I also have an interest in wildlife…


Jackie just loves making pots – a passion that began at Southampton College of Art when she was seventeen. She now has her own studio in the New Forest.

Jackie has exhibited throughout the…


Jane studied Fine Art at Winchester School of Art. She combines the themes of nature and mythology to create a unique view of the landscape.
Many years spent sailing around Mediterranean…


Jules makes wheel thrown and hand built pottery - functional tableware and one-off studio pieces. Working predominately with stoneware clay and mid-range glazes.

Having found clay later in…


Nicola is a sculptor making functional and decorative art for interiors and the outdoors. Her work is an intriguing and magical combination of the real and the imagined, with inspiration drawn…


Colour, pattern, light and form; Four of the most important aspects for my work.

On my outings I find objects that fascinate or enthral me. Such as unlikely combinations of rusty wisps of…


Shandy is a self-taught artist from the New Forest who is deeply inspired by the natural world.

Working in several mediums she always tries to capture the 'spirit' of the animal and the '…