Lyn Carruthers2022-04-29T09:08:36+01:00

Lyn Carruthers

Inspired by natures seasons, my mixed media work expresses how we are disconnected from our environment, each other, the past and the natural world

Since my last Open Up Sheffield in 2018 much has happened in the world and my life. I turned 60 and took part in Regeneration: Painterly Exchange to reflect on transformation and regeneration in my art process at 60. Using a self-portrait, I focused on myself as an artist, within a studio, within an art organisation, within a regeneration area of Sheffield. I completed a commission from Museums Sheffield to work on the theme of the Lost Words Book with school children and exhibited it in the Sheffield Millennium Galleries. It was magical. During Covid I began to use my time in the studio more playfully. Messing about with my favourite materials such as wool and bark. I also returned to painting with watercolours. I was commissioned to knit two Tiny clangers. The second Tiny Clanger reflected the characteristics and personality of the person it was for.

Studio visits

My studio will be open for visits by appointment on the following days:

  • Saturday April 30th
  • Sunday May 1st
  • Monday May 2nd

Please use the button below to book online.

BOOK YOUR VISIT HERE!

About my studio

A small studio where previous and new work can be viewed. I sell handmade and photocards. I will work on pieces and chat to visitors.

  • This studio has disabled access
  • Visitors to the studio will be able to buy my work
  • I’m happy to undertake commissions – please ask!
  • Workshops and tuition are available

Contact me

Studio location

Exchange Place Studios
Exchange Street
Sheffield City Centre
Sheffield S2 5TR

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