July Open studios

Each year nearly 400 Cambridge Open Studios members open their doors to the public over four weekends in July. Studios are open between 11am and 6pm with each artist taking part for one, two, three or all four weekends. Entry is free. The 2020 Open Studios will take place on July 4/5, 11/12, 18/19 and 25/26. Blue numbers refer to the studio numbers used in the printed guide.

  • 124
    Mack Mathod
    absurdism, dadaism, silliesm
    I am an absurdist artist using silly ideas and images in found photography, text, poetry and anything else that feeds my strange sense of humour
    12 Annesdale
    CB7 4BN
    Tel: 07934 476185
  • 56
    Naomi Davies
    Working Studio
    pen and watercolour, urban sketcher
    Quirky, observational ink drawings with vibrant watercolour, often featuring Cambridge and bicycles. Urban sketcher. Gifts/cards. Free road parking.
    151 Hobart Road
    CB1 3PS
    Tel: 01223 711055
  • 19
    Emma Will
    Working Studio
    ceramic artist
    Coastal-inspired ceramics – using clay, driftwood, sea glass & muted glazes. Creating sculptures, vessels & jewellery. Beach-hut studio in the garden.
    16 Dalton Square
    CB4 1QJ
  • 249
    David Brown
    Working Studio
    watercolour, pen and acrylics
    Spontaneous, colourful and vibrant – a wide range of subjects. Visit my artwork and enjoy homemade teas in our magnificent old barn. Easy parking.
    Fenton Manor Farm
    PE28 2SN
    Tel: 01487 822280
  • 43
    Emily Fowke
    realistic, lyrical, oil landscapes and portraits (including animals) and wildlife
    Inspired by Nature, I focus on conveying energy, realistic form, colour and space. Also: Portraits - People and Animals and Greetings Cards.
    53, Gwydir Street
    CB1 2LG
    Tel: tba
  • 206
    Clare Crouchman
    Working Studio
    painting, mixed media, printmaking
    Mixed-media paintings and contemporary fine-art prints. Contemplative work inspired by rhythmical and geometric patterns in nature.
    14 Shirley Road
    CB24 9JR
    Tel: 07788 538916
  • 23
    Sarah Dobson
    contemporary silver jewellery
    Playful figurative jewellery, inspired by reading and roaming. Traditional techniques conjuring fairy tales in silver, with an occasional sparkle.
    The Woodyard
    38 Cheddars Lane
    CB5 8LD
    Tel: 07814 428726
  • 28
    Imogen Tennison
    East Asian-inspired brush painting
    A meditative exploration of landscapes, figures and animals, inspired by my Buddhist practice and a lifelong interest in Japanese art. Talks at 3 pm.
    Cambridge Buddhist Centre
    38 Newmarket Road
    CB5 8DT
  • 115
    Carol & Bob Banks, Carol Vallis & Michcala Holmes
    Working Studio
    Paintings Jewellery Bags & Clothes
    Oil paintings, pastels, prints, silver jewellery, handcrafted bags from new/re-purposed fabrics, beautiful artisan clothes/gifts. Easy, free parking!
    37 Merlin Drive
    CB6 3EE
    Tel: 01353 611166
  • 88
    Tess Recordon
    Working Studio
    Contemporary, striking landscapes
    Contemporary, striking landscapes, highly original in style.
    69 Broadway
    CB3 9NQ
    Tel: 07870 963587
  • 23
    Peter Harrison
    Working Studio
    furniture designer and maker
    I design and make beautiful pieces of furniture, mainly from European hardwoods, using the timber as a main decorative element. Small pieces for sale.
    The Woodyard
    38 Cheddars Lane
    CB5 8LD
    Tel: 07718 287843
  • 36
    Terry Chance
    mosaics, glass art and jewellery
    Quirky, colourful and unusual mosaic and copper foil stained-glass birds, jewellery and artwork.
    66 Glisson Road
    CB1 2HF
    Tel: 07871 097870
  • 83
    Ho-Young Reynolds
    Working Studio
    oil paintings, charcoal & pencil drawings
    Oil paintings (still life/landscape/portraits/nude). Top-quality canvases and durable colours. Portrait commissions taken.
    6 One Tree Road
    CB2 9BT
    Tel: 07795 478643
  • 158
    Carol Whitehouse
    Working Studio
    vibrant watercolours
    Inspiration is taken from my love of flowers. I like to interpret their shape and colour in a loose and vibrant watercolour style. Cards available.
    33 Hinton Road
    CB21 5DZ
    Tel: 01223 880764
  • 189
    Colen Lumley
    Working Studio
    landscape painter
    My work progressively aims for atmospheric expression of landscape. The threatened historic landscape of the Bourn Valley my subject this year.
    6 Glebe Close,
    CB23 2RR
    Tel: 01223 260046
  • 200
    Naina Babbar
    acrylic and mixed media paintings
    Vibrant collection of original artwork using acrylic, pencil, pastels and collage. Mounted in unique frames. Cards for sale. Commissions welcome!
    12 High Street
    CB23 7PL
    Tel: 07701 082047
  • 68
    Linda Towning
    sculptures in stone
    Abstract sculptures in alabaster and soapstone. The shapes within, the play of light – stone has a story to tell!
    170 Cherry Hinton Road
    CB1 7AN
    Tel: 07867 508985
  • 166
    Emma Kiernan
    Working Studio
    handmade functional stoneware pottery
    Handmade stoneware pottery, hand-thrown on pottery wheel (demonstrations for COS dates), bisque fired, glazed & kiln fired from a small home studio.
    15 Parsonage Way
    CB21 4YL
    Tel: 07827 888935
  • 46
    Alison Litherland
    abstract landscape paintings
    Seabirds and seascapes, colourful abstracted landscapes in oils or acrylics. Cards and digital prints.
    25 Sturton Street
    CB1 2QG
  • 123
    Andree Bowmer and Keith Donovan
    Working Studio
    Form &Texture in Glass & Painting
    After last year’s success in Ely, Andree & Keith are exploring contemporary form & texture using kiln-formed glass, beadwork and innovative painting.
    39a Waterside
    CB7 4AU
    Tel: 01353 968416
  • 76
    Denise Schoenberg
    watercolour artist and art tutor
    Nature- & texture-inspired vibrant watercolour paintings of flowers, landscapes & rusty discarded objects. Paintings, prints, mugs, cards. Free parking!
    St John's Church Center
    Hills Road
    CB2 8RN
    Tel: 07549 402661
  • 212
    Kay Dodsworth
    Working Studio
    Painting music and landscape
    Painting from music in ink, watercolour and oil. Textured landscapes in oil, mostly local. Artist in residence with the Fairhaven Singers.
    1 Alice Way (off Normanton Way)
    CB24 9YA
    Tel: 01223 234493
  • 82
    Alicia Zimnickas
    abstract landscape paintings and monoprints
    Nature and light are my inspiration. Paintings full of harmony, light and positive atmosphere. Large, contemporary pieces, with the feel-good factor!
    4 Winchmore Drive
    CB2 9LW
    Tel: 07963 175508
  • 253
    Stewart and Kathryn Hearn
    handblown glass and porcelain pots
    Exquisite hand-blown glass and intriguing hand-built porcelain vessels as decoration, function and sculpture exhibited in studios, garden and home.
    112a High Street
    (barn via side gate of 112)
    PE16 6NN
    Tel: 01354 278084
  • 121
    Melanie Goemans
    painting, etching, designed products
    Artist working in old media seeking incidental, overlooked forms in nature and drawing attention to them. Studio also open by appointment 6–17 July.
    31 Forehill
    (free car park opposite)
    CB7 4AA
  • 157
    Yoli Nobel and Fenella Francis
    adventures in art and jewellery
    Jewellery & art of complementary styles, including elegant hand-worked silver, plus beading incorporating ethnic symbols & a selection of paintings.
    'Twelve', 15 High Street
    CB21 5DM
    Tel: 07880 928695
    • Yoli Nobel
      (jewellery, beading and paintings in oil, acrylic, watercolour and mixed media.)
    • Fenella Francis
      (elegant and fun silver jewellery and some handmade prints.)
  • 30
    Yurim Gough
    Working Studio
    life-drawing on ceramic bowls
    I am a ceramic artist, life-drawing directly onto contoured/textured surfaces of hand-moulded bowls and vases, adding contemporary imagery on top.
    2 Brunswick Cottages
    Midsummer Common
    CB5 8DL
    Tel: 07891 124426
  • 10
    Susan Cupitt
    Working Studio
    hand-thrown ceramics
    Stoneware and porcelain, thrown on the wheel. Some experimental forms. Also domestic ware, such as mugs, jugs, teapots and bowls.
    62 Humberstone Road
    CB4 1JF
    Tel: 01223 311937
  • 214
    Cheryl Bird & Linda Bartlett
    Working Studio
    Divine handcrafted organic silver jewellery
    Divine handcrafted organic silver jewels. Delicious seaglass, gorgeous gems, fab pearls. Abstract artwork also on show, all in our ‘garden studio’.
    The Garden Studio
    6 Cambridge Road
    CB24 6AW
    Tel: 07766 407162
  • 226
    Linda Duclaud-Williams
    Working Studio
    handbuilt ceramics
    My work is hand-built using various techniques. Therefore, in my studio, you will find a variety of unique items, each with their own individuality.
    16 Priest Lane
    CB24 5HZ
    Tel: 07752 188423
  • 191
    Angela Rudolph
    oil and acrylic paintings, sculptures
    Dreamlike paintings of landscapes & creatures of the natural world. I let the colour do the magic. Garden studio with a view! Cards & gifts. Drinks.
    The Red House
    7 High Street
    CB23 7BG
    Tel: 07498 999484
  • 78
    Susan Abbs
    Working Studio
    art on paper, iPad, metal, canvas
    Figurative art in various media. Colourful urban sketches on iPad. Atmospheric Cambridge skyscapes and landscapes on metal and canvas. Easy parking.
    36 Kinnaird Way
    CB1 8SN
    Tel: 01223 410643
  • 199
    Jana Grae
    Everyday jewellery to wearable artworks
    Contemporary designs in semi-precious stones & pearls. Easy-to-wear jewellery in a wide array of colours. A particular interest is using tiny rocailles.
    Coton Village Hall
    56 High Street
    CB23 7PL
  • 173
    Catherine Tregaskes
    Working Studio
    willow basketry
    Willow bike-baskets, shoppers and log-baskets; small garden sculptures. View work in my garden and covered outdoor workspace. Parking – use Mill Lane.
    5 Crampton Terrace
    CB22 3JD
    Tel: 01223 830272
  • 53
    Life Lines
    life drawing and painting group
    We are artists from a life-drawing group, working in different styles and media. Come and find out more about us! Parking available.
    St Barnabas Press, 9/10 Belfast Yard
    Coldham's Road
    CB1 3EW
  • 48
    Abi Wills
    fine-art ceramic sculpture
    I make ceramic sculpture exploring ideas of fragility, intimacy, memory and imagination.
    93 Cavendish Road
    CB1 3AE
    Tel: 01223 210258