The Quay Arts Centre

Posted on May 3rd, 2015

The Quay Arts Centre in Newport on the Isle of Wight is the Island’s leading Art Gallery, located in a beautiful converted 19th Century Brewery warehouse on the edge of the river Medina. It has three gallery spaces for it’s Visual Art exhibitions; The Learning Curve Gallery, The Rope Store Gallery and The West Gallery. […]

In the Frame

Posted on May 1st, 2015

Our Bespoke framing service is great for that special piece but we frequently suggest one of our ready made frames in standard sizes for certificates (A4), photos (5” x 7” / 6” x 8” etc.), photo collages (A2 / A3) etc. They provide a very affordable way to frame items that are given as awards […]

Welcome 2014

Posted on January 1st, 2014

Should auld acquaintance be forgot, and never brought to mind? Should auld acquaintance be forgot, and auld lang syne? Written by Scots Poet Robert Burns in 1788, loosely translated as “for (the sake of) old times”.  We wish 2013 a warm goodbye, we excitedly welcomed the birth of Prince George and we sadly wished Nelson […]

Happy New Year – and a big welcome to 2013!

Posted on January 10th, 2013

It seems sad to say farewell to 2012, a year which saw nationwide celebrations and National Pride. The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee put us in the mood for Bunting-clad Garden Tea Parties with Cucumber Sandwiches, Pimms and Cream Teas. Thoughts of 1977 came flooding back to those old enough to remember the Silver Jubilee when a […]