Talking Brushes Exhibition

Talking Brushes

...and figures of speech

Fresh work from five local artists who enjoy working from life, featuring paintings, drawings, prints, ceramic sculptures, collages and cards, as well as impressions of people reading works of literature. The final week of the exhibition comfortably coincides with the Penzance Litfest and may see some synergy.

Featuring work by David Cottrell, Kathy Wray, Michele Cowmeadow, Suzi Stephens, and Andy Tait, all artists who have attended the weekly Penzance Life Group to draw from life.

Friday 17 June to Monday 11 July
Upstairs at Redwing Gallery Penzance
36A Market Jew Street, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 2HT
Monday to Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Entry is free and there is a vegan coffee shop on site

Come have your portrait drawn here on Saturday 9 July 12:30 to 4:30pm:

Portrait drawing opportunity for all ages, families, babies (and dogs included too)!
Over a period of 10 minutes artist Kathy Wray will create a pencil and ink likeness portrait drawing - for a recommend donation of £5 (more or less depending on means) with 50% proceeds going to charities working to support Ukraine. email:

artist drawing portrait of woman

Please scroll down for map and details, and printable poster..

Talking Brushes Penzance art exhibition poster
Click for larger downloadable printable poster

You can also download and print private view and exhibition invites

Yoga figures together
Yogalia by Andy Tait

Man reading a book
Reader by Suzi Stephens

Standing figure
Figure by Michele Cowmeadow

Collage by Kathy Wray

Seated woman
Figure by David Cottrell

Drawing of ships with poem
Poem & Image by Andy Tait

You can see Redwing Gallery's location on Streetview.