Opening Times Today

Because of my other work I cannot keep regular opening times but today 26.4.18 I will be at the gallery from

2.30 - 4.00 pm

Stop Press...

 butterscotch with daffodils

Easter Cards now in stock.

For bespoke Easter cards why not pop in and visit us?


Recent Publications...

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Rook's Hill - Ghost Tales from a Hidden World

by Rosemary Pavey

Ten stories of life and death to stir the imagination - intriguing, entertaining and beautifully written, Meet 'The Thing' in The Old Rectory, a lethal adversary at chess, a dying painter and two old bats who run a pets' cemetery...

Listen. Draw up a chair. The wind has a tale to tell and you might be surprised to hear what the wind knows.


166 pp Paperback  6"x9"

About the Artist

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Rosemary Pavey was born and spent her childhood in Brighton. After reading  for 2 degrees in English at St. Hugh's college, Oxford, she worked briefly in Cumbria before returning to Sussex and beginning a career as a freelance painter. Though she is best known for her prints and cards of local landscapes, she works with a wide range of subjects and styles. Many relate to the natural world, reflecting her role as wildlife officer at Stoneywish Nature Reserve, where she looks after the waterbirds, but she is equally happy to be painting figures, interiors and still life.

Rosemary began writing fiction for pleasure when she was a child and in recent years she has returned to her writer's desk, producing two novels and numerous short stories and articles, which are available on Kindle or as paperbacks .


If not at the studio at Dumbrell's she is probably out chasing her husband's geese on the Reserve, or busy scribbling the next volume!

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Studio News

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Visit the studio


Unit 13,Turner-Dumbrell Workshops, Ditchling.

Open most Saturday mornings 10.30-1.00 and whenever I am working there. ( mornings and afternoons Tues-Fri)

Please feel free to come and browse without obligation.


Up With The Lark

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Recognise this place?

Inspired by the Sussex Downs, Rosemary's show tracks the changing seasons in Nature with new works added as the year unfolds.

Opening times vary. If you are passing please call in at any time, or contact me to say when you would like to come and I will make sure I am there to open up.Safest bets are Tues-Sat. mornings 10.30-1.00. afternoons 2.30-4.00.

Paintings, prints, photography, chalk carvings and more...

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