It’s official – The Workhouse is now open…

After months of hard graft, artist Joanne Bowes finally saw her dream come to life on Saturday 7th October 2017 when Dunstable Town Mayor Gloria Martin cut the ribbon and announced the official opening of Joanne’s gallery – The Workhouse, Dunstable. Joanne has cherished the wish to create a very special kind of gallery for…

Discover go to the Workhouse…

The Discover Group is absolutely delighted to be hosting the inaugural exhibition at Dunstable’s newest and quirkiest gallery – The Workhouse, 5 Ashton Square, Dunstable. The Workhouse is the brain-child of Discover artist Joanne Bowes, who has long cherished a vision of creating an inviting, friendly space where artists and seekers of beautiful things can…

Out of the Studio…

Pupils at Edlesborough School have recently had an opportunity to take part in a drypoint workshop with artist Victoria Johns, proving that sometimes it’s good to get your hands dirty… The quality of work produced by the Class 3 & 4 children is absolutely wonderful as you can see from these examples… Definitely some talented artists…

Keeping our strength up…

There’s a busy autumn coming up for the Discover group artists. Over the next couple of months several members will be taking part in art exhibitions around the country, from the Western Scotland to the South East, with lots of opportunities to come along and meet the artists and take a closer look at our work….

Meet the artists…

Discover – Joanne Bowes, Jan Drury, Victoria Johns, Ann Pawley, Ali Mesley, and Jenny Smith-McOnie…

Welcome to Discover…

A vivacious group of working artists and makers, exploring a wide variety of techniques, sharing a commitment to producing and exhibiting high quality art.