Maureen Sparling



Reg is a retired architect and has lived in Charlbury for 21 years. Although not formally trained as a painter he has been painting and drawing for about 60 years and is still learning how to do it. He likes to paint slightly unusual but interesting subjects for example the […]

Reg James


We have this year’s winners of The Charlbury Street Fair Art Competition!  They are: 1st Alfie Thorpe 2nd Genevieve Walkden 3rd Jack O’Reilley The theme this year is “Alice in Wonderland so, as you might guess, the standard was very high and difficult to judge.  Well done Alfie, Genevieve and […]

Young Winners of Art Competition



Alison welcomed us to her cottage in Fullbrook on a lovely warm and partially sunny morning.  Sadly only two of us turned up but we spent a relaxing morning in her garden which had many aspects to inspire an artist as well as being full of structural planting and pathways.  You missed a […]

Plein Air Painting Day – Yew Tree Cottage







At the recent Carterton Lions Exhibition, our very own Lee Belcher not only sold one of her paintings but it was also voted by the public as “Best in Show” (‘Low Tide, Budleigh Salterton‘ bottom centre in the photo).  Congratulations Lee!

Winning Entry!





John Tucker, watercolour artist/illustrator 2016 John Tucker (formerly FRSA MSIAD) studied furniture and interior design at High Wycombe School of Art and Design between 1954 and 1958. He joined the design team at Minty of Oxford following National Service with the RAF. Following a break to work in a design […]

John Tucker



Watercolours and Drawings I live in Charlbury and have worked for many years as a freelance artist and architectural illustrator. My work has included landscape, flower and animal studies, calendar and book illustration, and impressions of proposed building developments and conversions for marketing and planning purposes. I have exhibited regularly […]

Susan Woolley