Dear Friends, Collectors and Colleagues,

We are delighted to invite you, your family and friends to an exhibition of recent open air paintings by one of the norths most engaging and accomplished en Plein Air painters,

Chris Mcloughlin

‘A Painters Vision’

This exhibition brings together 25 stunning works in the beautiful and tranquil setting of the UpFront Gallery, Nr Penrith.

Opening on Tuesday 10th July and continuing until Sunday 19th August 2012

New Original Paintings

Working at various locations in the Lake district and across Lancashire over the past eight months, Chris Mcloughlin has produced a collection of small to medium sized, open air works which will be presented at the Upfront Gallery. Mcloughlin’s paintings are concerned with the effects of light and colour from direct observation. This exhibition sets out to record his vision of the landscape in its simplicity and painted during all kinds of weather

Meet the Artist

Please join us on Saturday 14th July from 2:00pm onwards to 4:30pm where Chris will be in the gallery to talk about his work, or you may find him outside painting in the gardens. The Gallery also has its very own cafe with a wonderful cake selection, the ginger cake being Chris’ favourite.

If you would like a full catalogue, please contact Chris.

Directions to the Gallery

From the M6, exit at junction 41 and take the first left (B5305) towards Wigton. Follow the road for about 2.9 miles and the gallery is signposted on the left just past Hutton-in-the-Forest.

UpFront Gallery, Nr Hutton-in-the-Forest, Unthank, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 9TG

Open Daily from 10:30 to 16:30, Closed Mondays.

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