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Becky Blair - interview on Little Brown Rabbit

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We're really excited to be showing Becky Blair's work as part of our open house this year! You can read a lovely interview with her on The Little Brown Rabbit blog.

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Some xmas treats

We're taking a little break for xmas (don't worry - we'll be running out open house in May) - but in case you're feeling left out in the cold, we thought we'd share some of the great stuff that some of our past artists and friends are up to: Craftaganza at Fabrica (30 Nov/1 Dec and 7/8 Dec) is featuring Nathan James Page, helloDODO and [...]

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Last weekend!

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Wow - that went fast! So we're just setting up for our final open house weekend - it's been a great few weeks so far and we're really looking forward to seeing some more lovely people here at number 42! To get you warmed up, here are a few more teasers of what we've got on show... If you haven't got down yet, this will be your last chance to have your fortune told by Mark Pavey's amazing machine - place your palm on the machine and turn the crank to receive a print imparting[...]

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Hamilton Yarns, Gary Goodman and Deborah Tyler Bennett

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We were in for a real treat on our first Sunday, with some teriffic performances from Deborah Tyler Bennett, Hamilton Yarns and Gary Goodman - and even some sun! Deborah Tyler Bennett, looking glamorous as ever, read poems telling tales of Brighton eccentrics and Regency dandies, later returning to read from 'Turned Out Nice Again' her upcoming book of short stories inspired by characters from the Music Hall tradition. We were lucky enough to have music from Hamilton Yarns, too - three members of the band performed a magical set that put a beaming smile on everyone's face. If[...]

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A quick tour!

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Here are a few images from our show! 13 fantastic artists showing over 3 floors - not to be missed!

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Sneak Peek - setting up

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Unpacking some very exciting things in store this year - here's a sneak peek at some of the things in store...

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James draws our blackboard

It's turned into a bit of a tradition that one of our artist draws our chalkboard each year. This time James Sawyer has brought his mexican-inspired skills to create a fantastic skull-filled flaming-heart board. The whole kitchen seems to have a mexican theme this year!

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Delicious Industries xmas cards coming this way!

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Exciting... not long now!

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@atopenhouse tweets:

Great to see @inkyskipper today hanging her lovely work - our @artistshouses Open House is taking shape already!

@hellohelloDODO woohoo! can't wait to see what you've been beavering away on! :)

We're busy working hard on new designs which we'll be unveiling at @atopenhouse next month!! #artistsopenhouses #brighton #btnetsy

Someday the other home wares will be this experiential. Vote here bitly.com/ODVRAv #DesignsoftheYear pic.twitter.com/jqSk63bJAT

Artwork deliveries today from @TheToypincher and James Sawyer. You will get to see @atopenhouse from the first Saturday in May!