daphne sandham

Jan 20, 2018

Daphne Sandham's blog 2018

racing at Epsom


22nd June 2018

Paintings and prints hung in the Grey Shed, getting ready for the opening tonight of the Garden of Curiosities


18th June 2018

First series of racing paintings complete, now to frame ready for exhibition


1st June 2018

On the train, off to Tattenham Corner Ladies Day and Derby Day, lovely horses, really fast horses


26th May 2018

"Irresistibles" show opens at Bodgeners Gallery



23rd April 2018

Acronymic Alphabet books back from the printers ready for the "Irresistibles" show and "Garden of Curiosities" part of Harwich Festival of the Arts


21st April 2018

Amazing tulips in the garden, irresistible, get out the paints and easel


20th April 2018

Printing done hung up to dry


11th April 2018

Printing etchings ready to hand colour


19th January 2018

Dismantling the litho press- after being in the studio at Harwich since 1989, it's going to a new home Draw Brighton

17th January 2018
Filming seagulls over the boating lake, Dovercourt, for a new series of paintings

Nov 18, 2016

Daphne Sandham blog

East Coast Seagulls

18th December 2017

Colchester Art Society Winter Exhibition at The Minories Colchester



16th November 2017

Seagulls fly to Bodgeners Gallery Harwich for the winter exhibition

16th September 2017

Open for 3 weekends for Colchester and Tendring Open Studios


15th September 2017

all fired and ready to collect


17th August 2017

Summer classes in the garden, portrait heads and green men, building them hollow in raku clay then firing at 1080, should be frost proof for students to leave out in their gardens and yards


12th August 2017

Day trip to Rye delivering framed etchings, on the high speed train from Stratford then the marsh link across Romney Marsh, a lovely day out to a lovely town

7th August 2017

Seagull painting completed


23rd July 2017

Seagulls fly into Colchester Art Society Summer Exhibition


27th May 2017

all set up and ready to go, it's a lovely day


26th May 2017

Our Spring Exhibition of new works and works from the archive in the Grey Shed in the wildlife garden. Invitation card


27th April 2017

series of 8 seagull paintings, 10" x 10" completed

22nd April 2017

Painting in the studio in the garden, delivered seagull paintings to Bodgeners Gallery, 52 Church Street, Harwich


15th April 2017

Lovely spring day, first day this year in the garden studio. Walking back to the house for elevenses  

13th April 2017

To Mistley Quay Workshops on the train, my seagull paintings flying to the gallery, looking out of the gallery window to the shoreline of the Shotley Peninsula


25th March 2017

first series in 2017 of seagull paintings completed, video footage from Marine Parade Harwich


19th March 2017
lovely sunny day, Magnolia magnificent in the sunshine, check out my paintings of Magnolia blooms in nice jugs


15th March 2017
Painting seagulls in the sunshine


19th February 2017
And a movie of gulls chasing breakfast now on 


7th February 2017
Filming seagulls off Marine Parade Dovercourt


3rd February 2017
At Bodgeners Gallery, 52 Church Street Harwich, a show for Valentines Day, my silk screen prints on the window wall


15th January 2017
Have been putting together a movie of Derby day last June. Brill day out to Epsom Races with Elizabeth, on the train to Tattenham Corner then out on to the racecourse. Took film clips of each race, the horses going up to the start and than racing to the finish. Clic here for a link to the movie. Now to start on the paintings.....

6th January 2017,
Finished framing, off to the seaside, took saucy etchings to the Twizzle gallery at Titchmarsh Marina Walton on the Naze in time for Valentines, then on to Caxtons Gallery and bookshop in Frinton on Sea with a flight of paintings of seagulls

8th December 2016
went to the launch of 37 Queen Street Colchester - an amazing new creative hub, studio spaces in Colchester in the Old Police Station, formerly Slackspace


29th November 2016
Filming Black Headed Gulls in winter plumage at Dovercourt boating lake for a new series of paintings

e Dolphin Centre, Brighton Rockers v Rockcity Rollers, filming video for a new series of paintings, for more check out my Pinterest board

8th November 2016 
Day out on the High Speed train to Rye, delivering new framed etchings