Blog

  I am delighted to announce that two pieces of my work have been shortlisted for the National Open Art Competition 2017 and as such these two works are up for Public vote. You can vote for either or both pieces by clicking on the following links: Uprooted...

Alan Davies, Web Master for the Ceredigion Art Trail is offering an Art Book service to Artists. I took part in the pilot and my Art Book is available to read by clicking on the following link: http://art-book.co.uk/CathyStocker/ Included is information about my background, my work, my...

THE WELSH COLLECTION. Imago Mundi, Luciano Benetton Collection. ITALY. 2017 (Book and Exhibition): My work titled ‘Y Fedwen’ is one of 140 pieces commissioned by Imago Mundi, Luciano Benetton Collection in Italy, for inclusion into their next collection, ‘The Welsh Collection’ which will go on exhibition...

An exhibition of new watercolours and oils by Cathy Stocker exploring the Pembrokeshire coastline and beyond. 7th October - 14th November 2016 Preview: Fri 7th October 6-8pm Join us for wine and nibbles and to meet the artist. The Coach House Gallery at St. Dogmaels Abbey Hanes Llandoch The Coach House Shingrig St...

I will be opening my studios and gallery as part of the Ceredigion Art Trail, 31st July - 14th August. Come and join me for a glass of wine and nibbles at the preview evening of my new series of silver birch bark pyrography panels...

Elly Clarke came  to sit for me on Saturday and took some interesting photographs recording the process. She has written this thought provoking and interesting insight into 'the sitter's experience': “For four hours yesterday I sat for Cathy Stocker as she drew me for an ongoing...

My dear old friend Jenny Wiltsie came to sit for me on Saturday. It was an intense 5 hours!! Longest time spent drawing anyone. I am very grateful to Jenny, who was so patient and entertaining. The light changed massively over the hours and it...

The Royal Academy Summer Exhibition opens on Monday 10th June. My portrait of Yan Spencer is located in the Large Weston room of the Main RA galleries. I attended the Varnishing Day for artists on Monday, you could only describe it as a very celebratory...