Sidmouth father and daughter join Open Studios event

FATHER and daughter artists Sandy and Emma Macfadyen will again be participating in this year s Open Studios fortnight.

FATHER and daughter artists Sandy and Emma Macfadyen will again be participating in this year's Open Studios fortnight.

Sculptor Emma, will have her popular bronzes of horses and other animals, together with pastels "on animal themes" displayed at East Lodge, Harcombe, Sidford, until September 13 from 10am to 4pm, while father Sandy will show his pastel and oil sea and landscapes at Higher Weston Farm, Weston, for the same period.

Emma said: "I will be modelling things and I have a furnace for casting bronze and a kiln for firing ceramics."

She will sell handmade tiles and greetings cards depicting her work.


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"I think people know about Open Studios a lot more now," she said. "It is good because people don't feel they have to buy something. It is not as intimidating as a gallery."

It will be Sandy's fourth year with Open Studios and he will sell his work from between �150 and �500, with prints from �35.

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