series - #ShropArts

#ShropArts is a programme about exactly that. Vicki Archer travels around the county meeting artists from all walks of life and talks to them about their passion for art, making and creativity. Vicki even gets to try her hand at a few fabulous activities along the way.

#ShropArts

#Shroparts – Vicki Archer gets herself all hot at the forge

#Shroparts – Vicki Archer gets herself all hot at the forge

Programme available to watch since Saturday 13th October 2012 No Comments

Vicki meets blacksmith Roy Abbot and test her metal in the heat of his South Shropshire forge, and we hear from international artist Beverley Fry.

#Shroparts Special – John Neilson – The Letter Cutter

#Shroparts Special – John Neilson – The Letter Cutter

Programme available to watch since Saturday 6th October 2012 No Comments

We showcase the work of a Shropshire community film group, Noise in Oswestry. Here we have their portrait of local Letter Cutter, John Nielson.

#Shroparts with Vicki Archer – Rev Murray McBride’s Unique Hobby

#Shroparts with Vicki Archer – Rev Murray McBride’s Unique Hobby

Programme available to watch since Saturday 29th September 2012 2 Comments

There’s a long tradition of vicars doing rather interesting things in their spare time. Presenter Vicki Archer talks to local vicar Rev Murray McBride, who’s probably the only person in the country with this particular artistic past time.

#Shroparts with Vicki Archer – Big Game and Poetry

#Shroparts with Vicki Archer – Big Game and Poetry

Programme available to watch since Saturday 22nd September 2012 No Comments

Vicki Archer meets up with wildlife artist Ben Waddams and discovers his passion for painting big game. And we meet poet Janie Mitchell, who’s traded big city living for the quiet of the countryside.

#Shroparts – Vicki Archer Tries her hand at Blowing Glass

#Shroparts – Vicki Archer Tries her hand at Blowing Glass

Programme available to watch since Saturday 15th September 2012 6 Comments

Vicki Archer continues her exploration of the wonderful and varied arts in Shropshire. We meet a glass artist and a children’s author.

#ShropArts – Vicki Archer visits artists making a difference in Wem

#ShropArts – Vicki Archer visits artists making a difference in Wem

Programme available to watch since Friday 1st June 2012 6 Comments

Vicki Archer visits Wem to talk to Jenny Foord about her beautiful mosaics as part of the Better Welcome for Wem project.