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CD#12 – The Shop finds new purpose

shop 1 1024x575You are no doubt familiar with 'The Shop' behind Chestnuts tea room. It has been there for a number of years, and has taken on several guises - originally a gift shop for tourists, it was then transformed into a book store for students. Since April 2016 it has had a sad existence, acting as a storeroom for secondhand books or standing empty. But no longer!

gallery1 1024x768The shop has been transformed into an art gallery, Castle Arts, offering for sale the work of local artists, including some from the Society of Eastbourne Artists. The artists, both amateur and semi-professional, have come together to create a wide range of paintings and craft items which will appeal to many different tastes. Landscapes, abstracts, glass work and paper crafts are all available at affordable prices.

This weekend the Gallery will be open for the first time as part of Castle Connections, when we celebrate the Castle at the heart of the community. Do visit and have a look around - you may even be tempted to buy something. As you can see from the photographs, you may not recognise the place!

Castle connections 2As mentioned, Castle Connections is this weekend. Don't forget, entry to this event is free to you as a member of the Castle Community. Come and discover the ways in which the Castle is involved with its community and take this opportunity to find out more about the roles of the many organisations that work alongside us.    

cropped CD 1»A work of art since January 2017«  

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