Category Archives: Artist Spotlight

Festival first for Jessica

One of the 10 Parishes Festival’s youngest sculptors Jessica Weetch, 17, found her first ever exhibition got off to a flying start when she sold a sculpture within three hours on the opening night, for £150. Jessica, of Palace Gardens, Wiveliscombe, who is exhibiting at This is Moorish café-restaurant along with six professional artists, was… Continue Reading »

Yvette brings folk music heritage to life

Focus on: International folk song performer and lecturer Yvette Staelens, who will present a special Festival night celebrating Somerset folk song. People interested in finding out about their folk music heritage are in for a rare treat during the Festival when international performer and lecturer Yvette Staelens presents The Lost Singers of Somerset at Appley… Continue Reading »