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IAN MITCHEL LIMITED EDITION PRINTS  – These prints have been a firm favourite with The Arc Gallery and our customers for some time now. Ian celebrates the British coast and countryside paying homage to the early 20th century travel posters, he uses his original sketches, refining and reducing them to create ‘linescapes’ which are minimalist […]


SAM WILSON PRINTS – Inspired by the surrounding countryside, Sam Wilson combines loose bold brush work with various traditional printmaking methods. Her country and vintage inspired prints have a strong graphic, hand printed feel, inherent to her work. Sam is a welcome addition to The Arc Gallery, as well as framed original prints we also […]


CREATIVELY OCCUPIED is the creativity of ceramist Michelle Freemantle, she uses various processes to create a body of work that is tactile and visually  stunning. Each piece is unique and embodies both utility and artistic content to enhance the eating experience.

HAPPY 21st BIRTHDAY – Customer Treat

We can’t quite believe that we’ve reached the grand old age of 21, all these years of supporting British designers and makers – what a talented bunch they are, but the meeting and making of so many friends amongst our lovely customers who visit us regularly here at our beautiful 18th century warehouse in the centre of Chester, […]


BEAUTIFUL DESIGNER FELT JEWELLERY & HOME INTERIOR DELIGHTS Lynsey Walters designs and makes this delightful felt jewellery inspired by her vintage collections and a quirky sense of humour. Lyndsey Tyson’s range of tactile felt products for the home combine varied textile processes which are influenced by her love of her surroundings in Scarborough.


AUTUMN COLOUR With the start of autumn and the cooler days, what better way of keeping warm than one of these fantastic scarves by Wallace & Sewell, distinguished by their striking woven fabrics, utilising colour and structure in innovative ways, Wallace & Sewell designs include a wide range of materials from silk to chenille and […]


LYNN KENDALL –  Inspired by the sea and the tones of the earth, Lynn makes both unusual and contemporary jewellery to be treasured. As well as a unique range of jewellery, Lynn also creates little dishes and wall art made from drift wood and other beach finds, incorporating enamelled copper in the form of little […]


ANDREW O’DELL JEWELLERY – Intricately detailed and unashamedly feminine Andrew’s designs are traditionally made with a contemporary and modern edge, perfectly reflecting his inspiration found in nature.


Laurance Simon’s work speaks of the natural world, animals birds and flowers, it is imbued with a delightful sense of humour together with a beautiful fresh colour palette. His range of earthenware includes jugs, bowls and plates; however it is in Simon’s fantastical sculptural pieces that you can truly appreciate the amazing details and his […]