Claire Castle 57

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.

Demonstrations available.

Exhibiting in 2023

Medium: Painting

Meet the artist & maker

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 Studios

Venue 57

Visitor information

Smithy Cottage,

1 The Paddocks,



YO19 6GG

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 

07957 726355

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