September 1, 2016

Strange room

There is a strange room by the entrance in the space that will become our gallery. We have decided to clean it up and use it for storing canvases starting with the ones in “The Shed” Other exhibitions in the pipeline are another outing f...

January 5, 2016



Inspiration is my subject today. I often get asked where I find inspiration - particularly for my abstract art work.

 It is a difficult question to answer. Fortunately, I find inspiration everywhere: sometimes from a book, a walk, a...

November 20, 2015

A Day In The Life Of Nigel Folds Artist


So what does this artist do all day? Well it’s not all painting. In fact there is no typical day. At the moment I am exploring some earlier work of mine “Garden of Signs” originally based on Neolithic signs in...

August 20, 2015

How the words disappeared from my poems as they turned into paintings.
I would like you to enjoy looking at these paintings in the same way you would enjoy listening to a good tune, without worrying about its meaning or significance. A simple melody...

January 11, 2015

Episode 1 Poets & Painters

I am having an exhibition of work with Poet Frank Newsum at Yorkshire Wolds Gallery Staxton 10th-16th August 2015. Make a date in your diary!  We spent a few months last year working alongside each other, talking about our...

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