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Press Release

Bath Art Fair

Farleigh Road Farm Shop, Farleigh Road, Norton St Philip, Bath BA2 7NG

'Why not be Original' Beautiful ORIGINAL work from over 50 of the country's leading independent

contemporary artists in the second art fair organised by Somerset artist Alce Harfield.

A professional artist for over 25 years Alce travels the country exhibiting her colourful original

contemporary paintings at art fairs.. Gathering on her experience, she wanted to create an event for

artists in the South West showcasing the wonderful talented artists she has met taking part in art

fairs. The Bath Art Fair is a new platform for professional artists from sculpture to printmaking,

painters, glass makers and jewellers.

The emphasis of the fair is to encourage lovers of art to 'Buy original'. With prices from £99 for an

original acrylic painting on canvas the Bath Art Fair presents an affordable alternative to furnishing

your house with mass produced prints from the high street.

Amongst the artists taking part is Lynne Davies, a vibrant figurative wildlife artist from Hampshire

and 3 times finalist in the BBC Wildlife artist of the Year.

Leo Davey a watercolour artist from Somerset who won the Sunday Times Watercolour Competition

'Smith and Williamson' Prize.

Sara Grace Wevill a stunning ceramicist from France, winner of the BPO prize at 'Salon des Metiers


and Alce Harfield from Somerset , winner of the 'Somerset Life landscape painter of the Year and the

Mendip Retail Business of the Year.

There will also be a sculpture garden with figurative work from Steve Yeates from London , up-

cycled abstract sculpture by Simon Probyn from Herefordshire. and floral metal sculpture from Chris

Kampf from Somerset. Somerset local Jeff Body will also be demonstrating stone carving using local


The Bath Art Fair is Supporting Dorothy House Hospice Care a local hospice (which is fundraising to

create a teenage area within the hospice for young adults moving from children's hospice care to

adult )with a stand of 'pre-loved' art donated by our artists and the public.

Free parking, pop up cafe, free children's entertainment.

PV Thurs 6th April 6 to 9pm

Fri 7th April 11am to 7pm

Sat 8th April 10am to 6pm

Sun 9th April 10am to 5pm

Alce Harfield 01749 880020/07989 157955

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