Arts - Picture Framing, Art & Wood Sculpture
- specialise in frame making, woodcarved furniture and house
signs. Established in 2005, we are situated in the picturesque
rural Lincolnshire village of Hackthorn, just 6 miles north of the city
of Lincoln, and offer superb quality bespoke picture framing
and house spectacular organic and mainly abstract work of artists
from the surrounding area. We are the main outlet for celebrated local chainsaw
carver Mick Burns - his range of Garden
Carvings (carved owls being the most popular) can even be mailed
to your door.
most Saturdays & Sundays 11- 6pm / Tel: 01673 860441 / Satnav: LN2 3PF
are also the main supplier of paintings and prints from talented local
artist Mike Finney - he now hosts short courses here in lino
block cutting and printing - why not come along to the Forge and try making
your own prints? Ideal for unique, personalized gifts! See
our Art Courses pages for details. The course
fee is just £60 (£35 per day) and includes all materials and use of
all equipment and tools (just bring an apron!). Please contact
us if you would like to attend.
Arts has also acquired an exciting range of work from
skilled carver Terry Hooley - his clock sculptures are a must-see!
We have also taken delivery of some exquisite mirrors from Liz Burns
- unusual and truly unique mirrors made from choice rounds of remarkably grained
wood decorated with Pyrography - see examples of our artist's work
on our Galleries pages. Our latest additions
are hand-made archaeological Folding Osteometric Boards made exclusively
for Elmet Archaeological Services Ltd. See pics on our Woodcarving
L I C K _ H E R E _ T O _ E N T E R _ S I T E
addition to work from the above artists, we have some unique jewellery,
hand-made cards and one-off glassware for sale. We offer framing
discounts to art students - up to 50% discount for bulk orders!
We are open every Saturday and Sunday and, being located on the doorstep
of RAF Scampton, chances are you'll also catch the Red Arrows giving their
own carving demonstration!
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