DAN network exhibitions


Paintings by Penny Dykes in Park’s Café

The exhibition of local artist Penny Dykes is on during October in Park’s café, Victoria Square. Penny exhibits 15 new watercolours and pastels, among them a lovely watercolours “My Kitchen Vase”, “Old Field Shelter, Elmbridge” and “The Flock”.

Penny Dykes began to paint on her retirement in 2003. Her inspiration comes from her interests and daily life. As a keen gardener, wildlife enthusiast, poultry and sheep keeper, she loves to tranfer flowers, animals and landscapes into her artworks.

Hanbury Hall exhibition – Call for Artists

Droitwich Arts Network members have an opportunity to exhibit their works on the annual exhibition in Long Gallery at Hanbury Hall from 17th to 22nd October 2015. This prestigious event attracted a large number of visitors last year. Members are invited to participate and show their newest artworks. Poets and authors are invited to observe the exhibition to inspire their work.

DAN artists at The Gardeners Arms

The Gardeners Arms hosts a selection of paintings by DAN members. The landlord Simon Berry is keen to have a “best of Droitwich art” exhibition in the recently refurbished restaurant part of the pub. At the moment you can see artworks by Bob Addy, Hansa Norman, John Dugmore, Lucy McCarthy, Lyn Sharp, Maggie Matthews, Martin Strivens, Peter Hawkins, Phil Naish and Prabhjot Virdi-Smith.

Hawkins/Bodley exhibition in the Droitwich Library

The September’s DAN display in the Library is shared by two artists, Peter Hawkins and John Bodley. Peter exhibits his painting “Boat at the Fleet, Dorset”. This is a serene landscape scenery of Fleet lagoon, a beautiful habitat for a diverse range of animals, birds and plants.