Exhibitions & Events

2023 Events & Exhibitions

Brightlingsea Museum

  • Waterside Artists ‘Christmas Cheer’ Sat 25th Nov-Sun 17th Dec
  • Preview & Open evening Friday 24th November 6-8pm (please email me for an invitation)
  • Open Sats 11-5 & Suns 2-5.  Late Night shopping Fri 1st Dec 3-8pm.  
  • Folk art card making workshop Sun 10th Dec 11am -2pm
  • Dove House, Station Road, Brightlingsea, CO7 0DT


Whimbrelart Gallery

  • East St, Tollesbury, Essex CM9 8QD
  • Christmas Mixed Show 18th November through December 2023
  • Open Sats 930-12.30 & Tues 9.30-12. Check social media for additional opening hours


Naze Tower

  • The Naze, Old Hall Lane, Walton-on-the Naze, Essex CO14 8LE
  • Tower Favourite : work showing throughout open season to 31st October
  • Open daily 10am-5pm


Art Hut

  • Summer 2023 Pop Up  at The Art Hut ,Waterside, Brightlingsea, CO7 0AX
  • Brightlingsea’s newest art venue to promote local Artists & Makers
  • Unique harbourside building-possibly smallest gallery in East Anglia
  • Find us opposite the Colne Yacht Club , adjacent to the launching slipway
  • https://www.facebook.com/arthutbrightlingsea

Brightlingsea Hospice Support Group Open Gardens Weekend

  • Nicky’s cottage garden and pottery studio opened 24th and 25th June
  • Commission from sales to local hospice support group

Brightlingsea Museum

  • Dove House, Station Road, Brightlingsea, CO7 0DT
  • Waterside Artists Summer Exhibition 28th June- 23rd July


Future Events & Exhibitions

More dates for Events & Exhibitions to be announced. As a member of Anglian Potters, Nicky anticipates that she will continue to participate in further exhibitions and events alongside fellow potters in forthcoming years. More information about events as well as pictures of recent ceramics, sculpture and works in progress can be found on her Facebook page and Instagram page.

Recent Events & Exhibitions 2013-2022

  • Yare Gallery, South Quay Gt Yarmouth: Sculpture in the Garden 2022
  • Naze Tower, Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex 2014, 2015 & Summer Exhibition 2018 & 2022
  • Brightlingsea Museum Waterside Artists Summer Exhibition 13th July -7th August 2022
  • Ferini Gallery: Anglian Potters exhibitions Spring & Autumn 2021
  • Sentinel Gallery:  Personal Perspectives 2018 & Christmas Exhibitions 2018, 2019, 2020
  • ‘Out of the Blue’ exhibition in the Open Art Space  at the Sentinel Gallery 11th -16th October 2019
  • Anglian Potter’s Spring Exhibition,The Undercroft, Norwich, April 2019
  • Christine Storey Gallery, Brightlingsea, Essex : Winterlights Exhibition 23rd Nov – 23rd Dec 2018
  • All Saint’s Arts Festival, All Saints Church, High Street, Maldon, Essex: May 2018
  • Minories Art Gallery, Colchester: 2019 Winter & 2018 Summer Colchester Art Society Exhibitions & 2017: ‘Stones Throw’ Exhibition  exhibited sculpture made in response to an Ekphrasis project (in which one art form responds creatively to another) as a result of a collaboration between Mosaic poetry group & local artists mosaicpoetry.wordpress.com
  • Sudbury Summer Art Fair, St Peter’s, Market Hill, Sudbury, Suffolk  2016 & 2018
  • Digby Gallery Exhibition,Mercury Theatre, Balkerne Gate, Colchester : January 2016
  • Waterside Gallery, Marina, Brightlingsea, Essex 2009-2017
  • Colchester & Tendring Open Studios (open studio at Brightlingsea) 2009-2019
  • Innovations in Ceramic Art, Guildhall, Cambridge  10th & 11th October 2015
  • Invited artist at ‘Animals in Art’ Exhibition, Gallery in the Garden, Saling Grove, Gt Saling, Essex : Oct 2013