Where to see Clare Blois paintings in 2019
GALLERY 48 - mixed exhibition (ongoing) at this vibrant gallery in CROMARTY. Cromarty is a brilliant destination for a day out - so many interesting small shops and eateries and lovely seascapes.
ABERFELDY GALLERY Spring exhibition starts in February. Also see summer exhibition below.
TORRIDON COMMUNITY CENTRE - Mixed Exhibition in a lovely venue.
CORNER ON THE SQUARE DELI & EATERIE, Beauly - A changing selection of my paintings (and occasionally other artists) is always on show at this award-winning deli - the perfect place to eat in Beauly
HOLROYD GALLERY Ballachulish: I am delighted to have paintings in this well established gallery near the main drag south of Fort William.
COUL HOUSE HOTEL Contin: This beautiful country house hotel is doing a great job introducing discerning clientele to my larger paintings.
MORVEN GALLERY, Isle of Lewis: Beautiful gallery at Barvas, on the west coast of Lewis. From April.
1896 GALLERY, Boat of Garten: Lovely gallery with a good variety of art and crafts
IONA GALLERY Kingussie: 10th to 27th May: Art and Craft from members of Creative Cairngorms. Open 1-5 pm daily
"NORTH COAST ON CANVAS": 24th to 26th May. An exciting exhibition from the Art4Highlands Collective celebrating the landscapes and seascapes encompassed by the famous North Coast 500 route. Venue: Carnegie Hall, Clashmore, near Dornoch. The artists are Clare Blois, Katherine Sutherland, Fiona Matheson and Dot Walker. Expect many atmospheric landscape paintings from these four well-known artists, along with cards, prints, and the chance to win original paintings in a raffle for the Highland Hospice. See www.spanglefish.com/art4highlands for further details.
REDCASTLE ART GROUP 5th annual exhibition: 21st to 30th June at Cromarty Stables. 14 artists, many subjects, media and styles. See www.spanglefish.com/redcastleartgroup for details.
ABERFELDY GALLERY: 27th June to 1st September: The Art4Highlands Collective (see above) present "Gathering Light", an exhibition exploring the play of the light on the Highland landscape in all its moods.
CASTLE GALLERY Inverness: Mixed Summer Exhibition, July and August
ART SOCIETY OF INVERNESS 27th July to 3rd August Annual Exhibition at Inverness Town House