The Cake House Christmas 2012!

Well the Brighton Open Houses for Christmas 2012 are officially over! It has been a lot of hard work for those involved but all worth it and a wonderful atmosphere in each house. Thanks to Clair of the Cake House (Cleveland Road) and Nick of Art @73 Stanmer Villas for having me again and I hope to be back again in May! Today I was sitting in at the Cake House which was full of festivities, cake, mulled wine and friendly faces, here are some pics of the house…

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My Jewellery

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My Cards

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Helen’s Colars

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Helen’s peg dolls, Clair’s Clay bangles, my badges & mirrors, Michelle’s pin cushions

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My earrings, Clair’s tea towels, Helen’s collars

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Clair Letton’s mixed media painting

Yummy and pretty cakes!

Yummy and pretty cakes!

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Bird mixed media painting by Clair Letton

Clair's Rainbow staris!

Clair’s Rainbow staris!

Bird Painting by Clair Letton

Bird Painting by Clair Letton

Wonderful Mirror by Fiona Edwards!

Wonderful Mirror by Fiona Edwards!

Welcome to our house...

Welcome to our house…

Christmas tree with all handmade decorations for sale!

Christmas tree with all handmade decorations for sale!

Thanks to all those who visited during December. We hope lots of you can visit again in May and we look forward to seeing you! We also have some exciting plans for a blog, facebook and twitter for the house- so keep an eye out for these!

 

 

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Art @73 Christmas Artists House Brighton

This weekend is the LAST WEEKEND of the Brighton Artists open houses for Christmas 2012! Don’t miss this final chance to get some wonderful handmade gifts, stocking fillers or simply a treat for yourself. There is also cake, mulled wine and more available at most houses to get you feeling festive!

Here are a few photos from Art @73 Stanmer Villas house I am part of, which is Nick Orsborn’s house. I visited last weekend and the house was looking lovely as always! There is over 16 artists exhibiting so there is plenty of work to see- including paintings, jewellery, tree decorations, glass creations, pottery, prints, foxy friends, bags, badges and much more!

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Nick's Paintings

Nick’s Paintings

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Houses are open 11am- 5pm , and close their doors this Sunday. My work is part of the above house 73 Stanmer Villas and also The Cake House  (37 Cleveland Road, opposite Blakers park). Both houses are near Fiveways area.

The Cake House Christmas 2012!

Well it’s nearly that time again, and the Brighton Christmas Open Houses open this weekend from Sat 1st December! I will be part of two houses again for Christmas 2012- they are The Cake House (37 Cleveland Road, Brighton) and Art @ number 73 (Stanmer Villas, Brighton). Both near Fiveways area and have free parking outside!

Here is the flyer for The Cake House- as those of you who have already visited will know it is one not to be missed. Famous for its quirky rainbow stairs and beautiful yummy cake Clair Letton’s house is full of festive crafty creations and a warm welcome! Come along and find jewelley, mixed media paintings, cushions, kids clothes, accessories, hair pieces, cotton bags, greeting cards, stockings, lampshades, bags and much more!

We hope you can make it- we are open 11am-5pm Every weekend from Sat 1st Dec- Sun 16th Dec, find us at 37 Cleveland Road, Brighton (opposite Blakers Park, Fiveways Trial).

See the full Artists House details on the AOH website here. And view the brochure here

 

I will be selling a range of laser cut jewelley, earrings, tree decorations, phone charms. As well as greeting cards, cotton bags, small stockings, pocket mirrors, badges and much more. Please don’t miss us this Christmas- its a one off opportunity to get some wonderful handmade gifts you won’t find on the high street! I will be sitting in on Sunday 2nd Dec (this weekend) and Sunday 16th December- hope to see you there!

All packed up!

Well the Artists houses are over and all packed up for May 2012- thanks to everyone who came along to The Cake House and 73 Stanmer Villas, was much fun! There was lots of lovely crafts, cake and local artists! Badges and cards seem to sell particularly well! Look forward to doing it all again at Christmas!!

Last Weekend of the Artists Open Houses

This weekend sees the last weekend of the Artists Open Houses in Brighton. I will be at The Cake House, 37 Cleveland Road, Fiveways Brighton, all day tomorrow from 11am. Why not pop along and see me? You can also see my work at Art@73, 73 Stanmer Villas, Brighton (also near Fiveways area). Both houses are open from 11am Saturday and Sunday and are full of wonderful artists! This is your last chance to see local artists work in such a wonderful and unique setting and meet the artists themselves.

See the AOH page for full details. Hope to see you there!

Artists Open Houses

The artists houses are once again open this weekend in Brighton- come along for lots of lovely arts, crafts, cakes and a warm welcome!

I will be at The Cake House, 37 Cleveland Road, Fiveways, Brighton all day tomorrow. Open from 11am-5pm.

Also see my items in art @number 73- 73 Stanmer Villas, Brighton (also near fiveways). Over 16 artists displaying a range of wonderful work- well worth a visit!

‘The Cake House’ Open House

Yesterday the Brighton Artists Houses opened for the May 2012 festival. I was at The Cake House all day and here is a few photos I took…

my cards

Set of 3 seaside 3D collage boxes

Vintage style bits and bobs…

pocket mirrors, badges, stickers, keepsake bags, pins, brooches, tags and more…

My cotton bags- large and small.

Pretty Hen T-shirt

Cute bird cushions by Michelle Sweeney and Beautiful mirror by Fiona Edwards.

Beautiful lampshades and chair by Isabella Vanni.

Clair’s rainbow stairs that everyone wants!

To see all the photos so far visit my Facebook page.
To see more of Clair Letton’s work see her website here.
Thanks to those who visited yesterday, the house is open 11-5 today, and for the next 3 weekends through May. See the AOH page for full details. 

My Artists Profile

This is my artists profile of Nick Orsborn’s website (http://www.nickorsborn.com) for the art @ number 73 artists open house in Brighton.

Take a look here. Number 73 Stanmer Villas, Brighton will be open from 11am this Saturday (5th May). It is part of the fiveways AOH trail for Brighton festival. I am also part of the Cake House open house (also Fiveways trail) at 37 Cleveland road. Hope to see you at one of these through May! See AOH page for full details.

The Cake House Artists House May 2012

As well as number 73 Stanmer Villas I am part of another artists open house for May 2012, The Cake house (37 Cleveland Road). The house is full of wonderful gifts, including beautiful paintings, prints, mirrors, cushions, lampshades, paper cut outs and more. As well as lots of yummy cake of course in the cafe. The house is welcoming, family friendly and full of colour and glitter. There is something for everyone so please pay us a visit!

Open from this Saturday the 5th May and all weekends throughout May. See the AOH page for full details. Hope to see you there!

The Cake House Artist House- Now Open!

  My frame and badges.

 Table of bits and bobs with my pocket mirrors.

 My cards, mirrors and sticker sheets

 Cards Hanging and one of the stockings.

 The upstairs room of lovely things!

 My goody bags, badges, mirrors, stickers…

Stockings hanging from shelf.

 T-shirts and bags hanging down the stairs

 T-shirts and babysuits.

If you haven’t already done so please visit the Cake house at the weekend! All details on flyers in previous posts. Number 37 Cleveland Road Brighton.

 

The Cake House

I will be in the cake house all day today if anyone would like to pop by. Open 11-5, 37 Cleveland Road Brighton. Lots of beautiful Christmas gifts and festive treats!

The Cake House Opens Tomorrow!

The Cake house artists house (37 Cleveland Road, Brighton, fiveways area), opens tomorrow (November 26th) from 11am-5pm. It will be open weekends for the next three until the 11th of December. I have spent the day there setting up lots of lovely crafty bits! Please come along if you can, there is Christmas gifts, stocking fillers, paintings, prints, cards, children’s t-shirts, bags and more. Yummy festive food and drink also! Hope to see you there- I will be sitting in this Sunday ( the 27th November) and next Sunday (the 3rd of December) if you’d like to pop by while I’m there.

 My work is also on show in number 73 Stanmer Villas, Brighton as well!

My work at Number 73 Artists Open House, Brighton

Last night was the launch party of number 73 Stanmer Villas, Brighton, xmas open house. Here are a few pics of my work around the house…

 Here is some of my children’s T-shirts (£5) displayed, and the small cotton bags (£4.50), box of greetings cards (£1.90 each or 4 for the price of 3), postcards (50p each), framed cards (£4-£6.50), framed birdcage print (£10), framed original and limited cat screenprint (£25).

 Close up of the small cotton bags (£4.50 each). Hand transfered and embellished. Each item delicately finished with a gift tag and ribbon. Many more designs available and various colours of bag also. Each bag can also be personalised with a name or small message for only £1.50 more. Just contact me at sayhello@clairemontgomerydesign.com for more information.

 Some of my babysuits folded in the bowl (£4.50-£5) in various designs, and also Christmas stockings (£4.50-£5.50), and Christmas 2011 memory bags (£4.50) on the table. As lovely as they are, sadly the foxes aren’t mine!

 Two of my large Christmas stockings (£8-8.50) hanging up. More designs are available, and again can be personalised.

 My prints, ranging from £12 for an A3 print to £25-30 for a double, 2 layer original (and limited) screenprint. Various images available.

 Two of my framed items. Birdcage print £10 framed. Original cat screenprint £25 framed.

 Pretty window display with lots of lovely work by all the artists! Perfect stocking fillers! My goody bags, make a wish mini bags and pocket mirrors are on here.

 My little table of stocking fillers! Pocket mirrors in 9 designs for only £3 each. Also badges for only £1 or 4 for £3. ‘Fly Away’ badge packs for £1.50. Sticker sheets in 3 designs for £1 or 2 for £1.50, mini Christmas memories bags £3, and children’s party invites (8 pack for £3.50). Lots of affordable bits!

 Some mini ‘put me under your pillow pouches’ (£2.50), and one of the Christmas goody bags filled with yummy chocs and a candy cane (£4).

If you like what you see and you are Brighton based please come along a visit the house at number 73 Stanmer villas, Brighton (near Fiveways). The house is lovely and welcoming and has a range of artists exhibiting. The house is open the next four weekends from 11am-6pm untill the 11th Dec. Hope you can make it!

The Cake House- Artists Open House Xmas 2011 Flyer

 Flyer for the Cake House Artists Christmas Open House, at 37 Cleveland Road, Brighton (by Fiveways).

 All details are listed on this flyer. Please come along if you can! There will be lots of Christmas gifts, stocking fillers, a range of artwork and yummy festive treats! All set up in a lovely warm, cosy and welcoming house!