Claire creates paintings inspired by the natural world around her home. She experiments with line, shape, colour and pattern in a variety of ways to capture her lived environment.
Exhibiting in 2023
Claire is an artist and qualified teacher of Art and Design. She has taken part in a number of exhibitions across the North of England. Her love of colour, pattern and form developed during her time working as a milliner and costume designer. She currently teaches Art and is the Art technician at Pocklington School while developing her art practice.
This is the first year that Claire Castle has exhibited at York Open Studiosclairecastle.co.uk
1 The Paddocks,
From York follow signs on the A19 to Wheldrake. Once in the village take the road opposite the Church (Hall Close) to lead on to The Paddocks. Smithy Cottage is on the left opposite Wheldrake Hall.
There are steps from the pavement into the venue
Assistance dogs are welcome