July/Aug Exhibition

We are delighted to welcome artist and sculptor Michael Hipkins MRSS to the Arts Centre in July. Michael (b.1942) studied at Blackpool College of Art before continuing to study painting in Paris and  then etching and printmaking at S.W.Hayter’s Atelier 17. In March 2020, Michael suffered a stroke and then Covid. However as soon as…

March Art Exhibition

DUE TO THE CURRENT CORONA VIRUS OUTBREAK WE HAVE MADE THE DECISION, AS A PREVENTATIVE MEASURE TO CLOSE THE CAFE AND CURRENT EXHIBITION. WE WILL POST AGAIN ON RE-OPENING. SORRY FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE Our next exhibitor, Ken Dagger is probably recognized for his singing of characters in the Gilbert & Sullivan operas in and around…

February Exhibition

We are delighted to welcome Ava Joliffe as our next artist and at 13 years old, the youngest exhibitor at the Arts Centre.  From a very early age Ava showed an aptitude for drawing but at the age of 3 she was taken ill and quickly declined. Despite being disabled with multiple complexities, Ava’s art…

Open Art Exhibition/Competition 2020

This years Open Exhibition at Garstang Arts Centre was a great success . There were  seventy entries . The judge this year was Terry O’Toole  a professional artist and Art teacher . There were five prize winners . First was Patricia Leontieff , Second place went to Kevan Thompson and Michael Hipkins, Third place went…