What’s On


LAS 2023/24 Exhibitions

5th December to 27th February 2024, Café Ambio, Astley Park, Chorley.

St Laurence Church, Chorley  1- 31 July 2024

Cafe Ambio, Chorley 6 August to 8 October 2024

One day exhibition at Brinscall HQ –  Sunday in September T.B.A.

The Coach House Gallery, Astley Park 17 – 30 September 2024


What’s on around the area in the artists’ community:

(members – see more on Lodge Artists Show and Tell )


Eden Tearoom and Gallerieshttps://edentearoom.com/  opportunities to exhibit

The Harris Museum, Preston

Currently temporarily closed.

Film / print / ceramic http://www.harrismuseum.org.uk/

Longitude Gallery www.longitude.gallery

Atelier Arts (formerly Ribble Valley Art Studios) www.atelierarts.co.uk

The Keep www.thekeep.online


Platform Gallery www.ribblevalley.gov.uk/platformgallery

The Stewards Gallery www.lancashire.gov.uk/clitheroecastlemuseum

Knowle Top Studios – photography www.knowletop.com



Beckstone Art Gallery

Rob Walker, Trevor Lingard, Carl Whitfield and James Naughton, amongst many others www.beckstoneartgallery.co.uk

Courtyard Gallery Cafe

Cafe, Gallery and Craft space Clifton Fields PR40XG

Avant Garden Centre, Leyland

Regular exhibitions in café. Ongoing sale of Judith Herring’s work, including crafts and repurposed furniture.

Art Lessons/ Groups

Judith Herring at Avant plus ‘Painting with Judith’ – Saturday Acrylics Cedar Farm, various workshops, drawing,

Lino print exhibition by Carnes Fine Art, including Chris McLoughlin contemporary landscapes www.chrismcloughlin.co.uk

Terry O’Toole painting and drawing www.painting-classes-uk.net

Barton Grange various day courses including Les Darlow pastels; Watercolour; Creative Pen and Wash www.bartongrange.co.uk

Preston Art Society Tuesday evenings (alternate) wwwprestonartsociety.weebly.com

Bashall Barn

Bowland atelier, Fine art studios. Cassandra Batterby and John Rotherham. Visitors welcome by prior appointment 07736540895 info@bowlandatelier.co.uk to arrange a visit www.bowlandatelier.co.uk

Rivington Village Tea Room

Cards prints by Rosie Rimmer, Art by Elise.

Cafe Ambio & Farmhouse  Gallery Astley Hall

Various exhibitions including Lodge Artists.

Lytham Heritage Centre

various art exhibitions at Booths Fylde Gallery, Lytham Hall

The Atkinson Southport

Southport Palette Club. There is a regular landing exhibition with items for sale, as well as a fine art exhibition. The museum is also worth a look. www.theatkinson.co.uk


Gallery H, The Promenade www.gallery-h.co.uk

Tracy Levine, High Bank Cottage www.tracylevine.co.uk

Pier Lane Gallery www.pierlanegallery.com

OCG – Old Courthouse Gallery Ambleside

Original paintings, Glass, Pottery, Sculpture, Feltwork Prints www.ocg-arts.com

Ribble Urban Sketchers

Meets at various venues across Lancashire, but mainly in the Ribble Valley corridor. Generally a Tuesday and Sunday but can change. A meet starts with a brew, about 2hrs sketching – lunch and another sketching period. Usually ends at 3:30, with everyone sharing their efforts. See Ribble Urban Sketchers on Facebook for details.

Useful links to our regular visiting artists’ websites