Robin Hood’s Bay

See and Do in Robin Hood's Bay

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Local Artists

Jet Black

Jet Black

Exquisite Whitby Jet Jewellery. The finest quality local jet, Genuine Baltic amber and 925 sterling silver are combined to create unique jewellery. Hand made in the Bay by local artist, supported by the Princes Trust. I started … Find out More

Isobel Blincow

Isobel Blincow

Isabel Blincow lives in Sheffield with her husband Graham, but they have a house in Robin Hoods Bay, and are very regular visitors. Isabel was an art teacher in secondary schools before taking up a successful career as a machine e… Find out More

Valerie Collinson

Valerie Collinson

Val's first love was pottery which was a primary course at college in Darlington. She then followed up with an extended course in child rearing and house renovation. She claims equal success in both as the children have shown impr… Find out More

Marie Gilhooley

Marie Gilhooley

Hand carved original designs in sandstone. Born in Hull, Sculptor Maria Gilhooley works from her studio in Robin Hood’s Bay, from where she draws her inspiration and basic working material, sandstone. Her formal training as … Find out More

Pam Hoyle

Pam Hoyle

Pam studied Art and Design at Lancaster College of Art and Landscape Architecture at Gloucestershire College of Art and Design. Worked with Brian Clouston and Partners, Landscape Architects, 1974-76. Began Robin Hood's Bay Antique… Find out More

Gulden Holdsworth

Gulden Holdsworth

I have lived in Bay for over 30 years and have been painting and drawing it since I was in my teens. I enjoy working out of doors and use a variety of art materials. Lots of framed prints of my work are available locally from the… Find out More

Steven Husband

Steven Husband

Born and raised in Teeside attending Cleveland School Art and Design after school, then The Byam Shaw School of Art in London where he completed a Fine Art Degree, specialising in painting and drawing. He continued to work in Lond… Find out More

Val Mennell

Val Mennell

Val is a painter in all media from murals to miniature work she has been a professional artist for 50 years. With an N.D.D. in painting and textile design from Doncaster, she has exhibited in London, Ilkley, Hull, Doncaster, Manch… Find out More

N S Phillips

N S Phillips

I came from a somewhat bohemian household, as both my parents were artists. My father Harry Phillips (1911-1976) was a fine sculptor who found himself out of step with the Abstract Expressionist movement in the 1950's – 60's… Find out More

Bill Wedgewood

Bill Wedgewood

I was born seventy one years ago in the old part of Robin Hood's Bay about a hundred yards from the sea. All my life I have been connected with the sea, working in the shipyard, serving in the merchant navy, the Auxiliary Coastgua… Find out More

Sandy Tipper Wolverson

Sandy Tipper Wolverson

Sandy studied Art and Design at Hull College of Art as a mature student. She specialised in Fine Art, graduating in 1982. She has shown widely and was head of art at Hymer's College in Hull. She was also a lecturer on the foundati… Find out More