Coastal Currents


Curated Events Open studios


Shuby’s technicolour, pop art style revels in absurdity, kitch and irony. She works in a range of mediums including silk screen print, painting, reworking found objects, collage and ceramics.

4/5 & 11/12 September, 11am – 6pm

Sue Lawes, Ruth Bullock, Peter Green

Ruth Bullock – figurative and abstract painting, Peter Green – printed and painted work, Julie Kirk – objects and adornments, Sue Lawes – painting, film & print

4/5 & 11/12 September, 12noon-6pm

Carly Ralph & Fiona Denning

Carly Ralph: Mixed media textiles using found, vintage and second use materials.

4/5 & 11/12 September, 11am – 5pm

Afri-Co-Lab Presents We Are Here

4/5 & 11/12 September, 10am – 6pm 3 Marine Court, St Leonards TN38 0DX Anna-Maria Nabirye *Copy To Come*

Prue Theobalds

I am an illustrator and like to draw in various media. My drawings are mostly inspired both by the natural world and also with relevance to time and place.

4/5 & 11/12 September, 11am – 6pm

Emma Hundleby St Leonarts

ESCH Screening of Inside & Out with accompanying exhibition of work and stalls

4/5 & 11/12 September, 11am – 5.30pm

Alex Leadbeater

Why not give your wall a sea view? Paintings, prints and cards from the nearest wave to the distant horizon in all sizes – buy the sea by the inch, yard or nautical mile!

4/5 & 11/12 September, 11am – 5pm

Southwater Community Centre Summer Show

A community-based exhibition with artists from all walks of life and all ages, including children and pensioners.

Monday – Sunday throughout the Festival, hours variable

It’s Still Life

I am now exploring different techniques and seeing how my style develops. In addition to my work there will also be some paintings on show by artist Tony Mono.
Wed to Sat 11am – 4pm throughout the Festival

SLICC – St Leonard’s Inclusive Crafty Creatives

Welcome to our space! SLICC, St Leonards Inclusive Crafty Creatives. Locals Theresa Hodge and Penny Pepper, share their different creative practices with you.

11/12 September 12noon – 4.30pm

The Mudworks

Run by Chantelle Duncan & Isabella Campi, the pottery is geared towards the local community where makers can hire studio space for throwing, hand building and slip casting.

11/12 September

Art Walks: Finding inspiration in the world around

Catherine and Martha collaborate as Printwalks, using the walk as the starting point for a collaborative print process. Emma Harding’s ceramics investigate the patterns in nature.

At Hastings Country Park – 18/19 September, 10am – 4pm.
At Zoom Arts Gallery – 24 -26 September and 1 – 3 October, 11am – 4pm