During 2019, we are thrilled to be organising 4 different art exhibitions, to which the public are warmly invited - come along to view the various collections on display at Claydon.


Claydon House Art Exhibition:

The People’s Landscape

An exhibition of paintings on the theme of The People’s Landscape, taking place within the National Trust’s Claydon House.

Closing date for entries was Sunday 30 June.

The exhibition will run from Saturday 7 September - Wednesday 2 October 2019.

Art in Stitch Exhibition

Art in Stitch

Saturday 24 August -Sunday 1 September

Free entry

An exhibition of art works in textiles, by two experienced textile artists.

Barbara Shaw uses fabric like paint, producing hand stitched, collaged pieces. Barbara is a Licentiate Member of the Society of Designer Craftsmen and a member of Oxfordshire Craft Guild. Barbara has been an Artist in Residence at 2 National Trust properties and was awarded the Fletcher Prize for Excellence in Craft in Oxfordshire. www.artintextiles.co.uk

Rachel Wright uses machine embroidery to create intricate, colourful pieces, often inspired by the natural environment. Rachel has a BA and MA in fashion and textiles at Birmingham City University and is a member of the Buckinghamshire Craft Guild. She has exhibited with the 62 Group of Textile Artists, The Independent Textile Makers and the Society of Designer Craftsmen. www.rachelwright.com