Creake Abbey Cafe Summer Exhibition 2018

Mixed media on board. 48 x 48cm. Framed


Following on from the success of my 2016 exhibition, I am delighted to announce my second solo show at Creake Abbey cafe in North Creake for 2018.  Opening 12th June – 11th September this exhibition shall feature a new collection of artwork exploring the beauty of  the North Norfolk coastline. Work is already underway to create a vibrant show of large colourful artworks which aim to capture a spiritual moment of this stunning coast on canvas. This three month show will be well worth visiting!

Creake Abbey Cafe, North Creake, Norfolk, NR21 9LF

Opens daily at 9am.

Creake Abbey Café & Food Hall


Norfolk by Design

Mixed media on board. 36 x 41cm. Framed

Enjoyed meeting the two Paul’s from Norfolk by Design who came to visit my studio and selected several pieces to exhibit on their website.  Norfolk by Design has grown a large following by holding several Pop Up events around the county, including holding an event at Houghton Hall during the summer which showcased many of  ‘Norfolk’s finest designer-makers and craftspeople’



Wells Maltings Trust CONNECTION : OPEN 2018


Call to Artists
Wells Maltings Trust

Celebrating the best East Anglian art to launch Wells Maltings Art SpaceArtists with an East Anglian connection are invited to submit works for the exciting launch exhibition at the new Wells Maltings art space, opening Spring 2018. CONNECTION : OPEN 2018 will bring together the best artists with an affinity to the East Anglian Region to showcase the new art space within the landmark Maltings buildings on Staithe Street, Wells-next-the-Sea. Featuring 2-dimensional work in all mediums CONNECTION : OPEN 2018 offers a unique opportunity to view and purchase work by artists at every level of their career, from emerging talent to established figures. Works will be for sale, with the Maltings taking a 20% commission. A programme of activities, workshops and demonstrations will be run alongside the exhibition, for which there is an opportunity for artists to get involved and interact with the public.

Entry Deadline: 15 March 2018 Midnight  View Entry Requirements

Bold Abstract Flower Workshop

1 day workshop 1st July 2017

1 day workshop 1st July 2017

I’m holding a one day workshop at Norfolk Creative Arts in Grimston, in west Norfolk, on Saturday 1st July.

Enjoy a day to loosen up and explore abstract florals. The workshop will teach you how to paint abstract flowers start-to-finish. To begin you will explore flower drawing using contour lines and compose some thumbnail sketches. Then you will discover exciting colour schemes using mixed media to create your bold expressive floral painting. Develop your painting skills and learn different techniques with confidence and a lot of fun!

10am – 4pm The workshop includes a 2 course lunch. For more information or to book a place contact Hans on the link below.

Bold Abstract Flowers

June 2017


The Sea Pictures Gallery in Clare in Suffolk have their Summer Exhibition called ‘Potters and Painters’ 10th June – 7th August. I’m delighted to be part of this mixed show and shall be showing a selection of recent summer themed works inspired by the Norfolk coast. For more information please visit the gallery link below.

Exhibitions Programme for 2017

My painting ‘Blazing a trail’ will on show as part of the Norwich 20 Group exhibition on at the Undercroft Gallery in Norwich. 13th -24th June. Opening daily 12 – 5pm. An interesting array of exciting work from many of our new members.


N20G Undercroft - Light PV invitation

More news to follow shortly………………………………

Interview for the Jackson’s art blog


An interview with Lisa Takahashi as featured on the Jackson’s art blog June 2015

Tracey Ross’ landscape paintings combine a celebration of the rugged beauty of the Norfolk coast with harmonious and beautiful colour, applied in a texturally rich manner. She works from drawings which she makes in front of the subject – her aim to capture the energy of the sea in dynamic marks. The recording of her responses to the scene are then taken back to the studio where she develops her observations …… Read Full Interview