North Yorkshire Open Studio Showcase


An exhibition with selected artwork from thirty artists and makers that participate in North Yorkshire Open Studios. Gathered in one stunning location, discover diverse artwork from local artists with the opportunity to purchase pieces on display.

The curated collection of artwork includes sculpture, paintings, photography, and ceramics from artists including Sarah Sharpe, Heather Croft, Garth Bayley, Gill Kirk, Studio Milena, Eric Moss, Jane Took, Peter Finch, Dotty Earl, Sherry Doyal, Shirley Hudson, Sally Parkinfitton and Jo Garlick. 

Also featured in the exhibition will be artwork from Fr Martin, a former monk of Ampleforth. Fr Martin was an accomplished and prolific oil painter who spent his free time painting. Much of his work captures scenes from around the Mediterranean. 

  • From 19-28th July, 10.00-17.00 daily
  • Location: Ampleforth Abbey Visitor Centre. 
  • Free entry and parking. 
  • Refreshments available in the Tea Room.