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How to Crystallise Flowers-More Flowers by Flower Artist Charron Pugsley-Hill

30/03/2017

I just love flowers…all flowers in every shape, size, colour, scent and place. You can tell this from my paintings and installations as it is rare not to find flowers in each and everyone. Wildflowers or garden flowers, it just doesn’t matter. Something in me changes when I look, touch and smell them……and theres also...
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THE CONSCRIPT Part of my series of WWI Commemoration Art by Artist Charron Pugsley-Hill

10/03/2017

THE CONSCRIPT is an original painting created to commemorate the millions of horses that died in WWI as well as those taken from civilian life to war. This original painting 100 x 100 x 4cm on canvas in acrylics, metallics and fine glitters is part of my series of work commemorating people, places and events...
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THE BIRDS NESTS-An art Installation by Nature Artist Charron Pugsley-Hill

06/03/2017

THE BIRDS NESTS are an art installation created in Ferry Meadows Country Park, Peterborough  as part of my art residency that has been funded by The Arts Council England until September 2017. Considering the presence of the extensive osier beds alongside the River Nene for many years I knew as a nature and installation artist...
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ALONE -A WINTER painting Charron Pugsley-Hill Artist-in-Residence Ferry Meadows Country Park Peterborough

09/01/2017

As I focus on my series of art inspired by the seasons and my residency post at Ferry Meadows Country Park and The Nene Park Trust in Peterborough, I am finding such pleasure in the simple things of life. Just walking with my dog in the park on cold winters days with little human company,...
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I am JUST a TREE…..by WWI Commemoration Artist Charron Pugsley-Hill

11/12/2016

I am just a tree…… I stand tall and proud in Western Road, Sheffield, a road lined with houses in a busy, bustling city, in Yorkshire, in England, in the world.   When I was planted in 1919 as a sapling,  this street was quiet, a legacy from the war just gone. I heard the...
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THE FIRES OF AUTUMN An original painting by Peterborough Nature Artist Charron Pugsley-Hill

09/12/2016

When I became Artist-in-Residence at Ferry Meadows Country Park in Peterborough I was grateful for the focus and the space it could create to enable me to develop myself and my art. As a self taught artist I want each project that I undertake to enable me to learn about myself, new techniques, the subjects...
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WINTER WASHING AN ART INSTALLATION by Peterborough Artist Charron Pugsley-Hill

09/12/2016

One day a few weeks ago I was painting in my studio and felt that someone was watching me. I looked up to see one of Father Christmas’s chief elves peering through his spectacles at me. I know who he was because I have actually met the real Father Christmas twice on visits to Lapland...
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THE THREE KINGS, A WALK AND A BED-Peterborough Environmental and Wildlife Artist-Charron Pugsley-Hill

08/11/2016

Not all together but on different days in the same week!! It began with Persephone’s Bed Autumn (see previous blog for the story) and me thinking I might get 20 people lying in the bed…..about 80 people laid in the bed with and without the goddess….Why 20 …well often something familiar in a place you...
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Charron Pugsley-Hill Artist-in-residence Nene Park -#PERSEPHONESBED Art Installation

17/10/2016

Persephone’s Bed is a bed that will be placed in different locations in the park in the 4 different seasons. It will be dressed for each of the seasons, autumn, winter, spring and summer. Visitors to the park can lie in the bed and observe the surroundings from the bed in each of the chosen...
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CHARRON PUGSLEY-HILL ARTIST IN RESIDENCE-NENE PARK-NENE PARK TRUST- PETERBOROUGH 2016/17

13/10/2016

I cannot use enough words to tell you how much I am excited by this Artist in Residence post at Nene Park in Peterborough. As a back story, before I became a wildlife and environmental artist I was a professional wildlife conservationist and for many years my office was situated on the entrance road to...
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