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Wil was brought up in Walsal in the West Midlands and comes from ‘a normal working family’. Dad a mechanic and guitarist in a band, Mum worked in a shop. He was more interested in
UPDATE; OPEN TUESDAY 3rd & WEDNESDAY 4th FOR PRE LOCKDOWN VIEWING This exhibition will be viewable online in our interactive gallery from thursday 5th November. Full gallery brochure with photos and all details and info about each
On Wednesday 14th October Melanie Thompson led a workshop especially created for small group of pupils based in Meare ( www.abbotswayschool.co.uk) The idea for the workshop came from Kirsten, a teacher from Abbots Way School who approached
What was your childhood like? I was born in Wales, my parents are alternative artist types, I suppose you’d call them hippies, it was quite a ‘free’ childhood. We lived in a converted barn in the
What is installation art ? a workshop with Melanie Thompson October 3rd. 10.30 - 4.30 Heart of The Tribe Event space and outside. Despite the torrential rain we had a super creative and productive day. Due to Covid
Yesterday our event space made a successful debut as a public workshop space for creative pursuits. Award winning artist Shelley Dyer-Gibbins hosted a one day introduction to Linocut printing to a group of 4 wonderful
  “I need art to live like air to breathe” MY STYLE I am both an artist and illustrator, specializing in old engraving style and vector drawings. I work with traditional nibs and ink, pens and the iPadPRO.  I
Sunday saw us celebrating the opening of our new Gallery in Glastonbury with the Private View of our first ever exhibition Diversity. It turned out to be a beautiful evening enjoyed with fabulous company. We
Huge thank you to Dean Mortlock at The Basis magazine for putting the spotlight on our gallery. Q&A WITH JULIAN CLARK; Can you give us a brief history of Heart of the Tribe? Heart of The Tribe stems