Friday 27 September 2019

Dear everyone,

This weekend - September 28th and 29th, 11am - 6pm, you'll find me at The Salvation Army Hall SE15 3QQ, for the Nunhead Art Trail. The whole of Nunhead comes alive with art, lots of unique pieces for sale and plenty to enjoy, including performances, music and poetry. Don't miss out! More info here:

 Also on Sunday 29th September 12 - 5pm you can find my work at the West Norwood Artist yard sale. There will be lots of work for sale by an amazing array of artists, and I'll be part of the Chutney Preserves team, curated by Sarah Sparkes. Come and experience the maverick, intriguing, irreverent, surprising and delightful world of The Chutney, and grab yourself a memento while you're at it!
Address: Roseberys Car Park, 70-76 Knight's Hill, West Norwood, London SE27 0JD
Transport: Very close to West Norwood train station which links to Victoria and London Bridge stations. Tube: Brixton then buses 196, 2, 432 to West Norwood.

Next Friday October 4th, and over the weekend, I'll be at Great Art in Hoxton, as artist in residence. I'll be making a series of semi abstract watercolour artworks. Pop in to say hello, or join in trying out some lovely art materials, stretch your skills or learn some new ones. Details of the venue and opening hours here:

Also on Sunday October 6th, it's the opening of the latest BAG show. From 3-6pm at Cafe Gallery Projects in Southwark Park. You'll find my work "A Break in the Weather (watercolour abstract)" at the "Re" exhibition. More info can be found here:

And last weekend I was at Wave for Change Day. At the party afterwards we made a large collaborative painting. Here's a detail from that :):

For more info on Wave please go here:

With love and best wishes - Joanna

Wednesday 18 September 2019

This Thursday evening over at Wave Cafe in Muswell Hill, I'll be delivering a watercolour workshop with an autumn theme. Come and join the fun! For tickets go here:

Then on Saturday I'll be at Wave for Change Day, learning all about Wave's fantastic work championing inclusion, and also running an art workshop at the party in the evening. For more information go here:

Next weekend it's the Nunhead Art Trail. On Saturday 28th, and Sunday 29th of September from 11am - 6pm, Nunhead comes alive with a myriad of works on display and for sale. There'll be performances, music, open studios, exhibitions and more! The highstreet has already come alive with beautiful artworks painted in the shop windows. Grab a map and get exploring! More information here:

The Union Chapel are hosting a public consultation, along with delicious Margins cake and tea on Sunday 29th and Monday 30th to share their plans to repair the Sunday School Hall. If you are interested in the creation of an exciting new space for contemporary community use, head over and meet the team & have your say.

Sun 29 September 2019 > Doors open: 14:00
Mon 30th Sept > Doors open: 16:00

More info here:

Monday 9 September 2019

Dear everyone,

My 6 week course Multi Model Medley 1, 2, 3, for Adult Learning Lewisham starts tomorrow.

It runs from 3.30 - 6.30pm at the Brockley Rise Centre.

In weeks one and two we'll have 1 model, weeks three and four 2 models, and in weeks 5 and 6 there'll be three models to draw! All materials are included, there are easels and drawing boards, and the room is large and light.

So if you like a long class (3 hours) with some tuition and the chance to draw from more than one model, then book your place today!

Follow this link to book:

Or call the centre on 020 8314 3300 to secure your place.

I was at Grove Park Carnival last week, manifesting as a White Stallion. Thanks to Frog Morris for curating me, and Caroline Gregory and Nicole Mollett for these photos:

And before that I was working with Lee Endres and Christopher Jackson on the video for Lee's wonderful Weightlessness song. Read about it and see the video here:

More news soon!