Artists in Penrith Event 2017


After a very wet start to the day, 39 artists turned out to endure the weather and take up the Artists in Penrith challenge – to produce an entirely original piece of artwork in any media or creative style (except photography) to be created within 3 miles of Penrith town centre between 8am and 5pm on Saturday 30th September 2017.

The exhibition of works will now take place on 4th to the 11th November at No.4 Corney Place, Penrith, CA11 7PX

1st Prize of £750 went to Margaret Jones £750 (prize kindly donated by Bluetree Development –

2nd Prize of £500 went to Gerry Watson (prize kindly donated by EVAN)

3rd Prize of £100 went to Martin Reid (prize kindly donated by Frame , Swift and Partners –

Additional sponsorship: Grahams; Booths; Cranstons