Category Archives: Artist Feature

Bjorn Lie designs this year’s Open Studios flyer

This year’s Open Studios flyer has been designed by illustrator Bjorn Lie. Each year a different studio holder takes on this task, each year producing something new and unique. Bjorn has had a studio at JSA since 2006. His distinctive and

Bjorn Lie designs this year’s Open Studios flyer

This year’s Open Studios flyer has been designed by illustrator Bjorn Lie. Each year a different studio holder takes on this task, each year producing something new and unique. Bjorn has had a studio at JSA since 2006. His distinctive and

Adrian Sykes on studio life and staying inspired

Adrian Sykes is one of our resident fine artists, who specialises in painting landscapes and buildings. Based inStokes Croft, he joined Jamaica Street Artists a year and a half ago, after leaving his previous studio. Adrian moved to Bristol ten years

Adrian Sykes on studio life and staying inspired

Adrian Sykes is one of our resident fine artists, who specialises in painting landscapes and buildings. Based inStokes Croft, he joined Jamaica Street Artists a year and a half ago, after leaving his previous studio. Adrian moved to Bristol ten years

Harriet Powis

Hatty Powis is a textile designer. She studied a printed textile design course at the Winchester School of Art and graduated in 2001. She mainly works on commercial projects, most recently for the high street brand Next and a new

Harriet Powis

Hatty Powis is a textile designer. She studied a printed textile design course at the Winchester School of Art and graduated in 2001. She mainly works on commercial projects, most recently for the high street brand Next and a new

Jemma Grundon & Raleigh International

  JSA Painter Jemma Grundon has been taking a break from her studio practice recently. Having decided to take her practice outside of the studio, Jemma has now found herself in Costa Rica and Nicaragua with the charity Raleigh International as the expedition artist.

Jemma Grundon & Raleigh International

  JSA Painter Jemma Grundon has been taking a break from her studio practice recently. Having decided to take her practice outside of the studio, Jemma has now found herself in Costa Rica and Nicaragua with the charity Raleigh International as the expedition artist.

Tom Plant

Amongst the many and versatile artists here at JSA, we are also home to our resident comic book artist Tom Plant. Plant’s drawing career began in primary school where he used to sell photocopies of his comics for marbles. Plant’s

Tom Plant

Amongst the many and versatile artists here at JSA, we are also home to our resident comic book artist Tom Plant. Plant’s drawing career began in primary school where he used to sell photocopies of his comics for marbles. Plant’s

Susanne Olesen – Viola

Directed by JSA member Susanne Bækby Olesen tells the story about Viola, a young girl, growing up with an abusive, alcoholic father. She seeks refuge in her teddy bear, Sebastian, bringing him to life in her imaginary world. However, this

Susanne Olesen – Viola

Directed by JSA member Susanne Bækby Olesen tells the story about Viola, a young girl, growing up with an abusive, alcoholic father. She seeks refuge in her teddy bear, Sebastian, bringing him to life in her imaginary world. However, this

Andrew Hood

Andrew Hood originally started his career as a graphic designer and illustrator, but has worked as a professional artist for several years now predominately as a landscape and figurative painter, taking inspiration from trips abroad and the coastline of Scotland

Andrew Hood

Andrew Hood originally started his career as a graphic designer and illustrator, but has worked as a professional artist for several years now predominately as a landscape and figurative painter, taking inspiration from trips abroad and the coastline of Scotland