The resident artist, Laura Santini, is Horsham born and bred.
She studied at St Martin's School of Art in London.
Having painted for many years as a hobby and selling a number of works in America, Laura has now devoted more of her time to her art.
She works in, watercolour, acrylics and oils and has a wide spectrum of subject matter.
As an artist, Laura likes to portray a strong feeling of emotion into her work, using colour and depth to draw in the observer. She believes that a painting should leave a lasting impression of hope and wellbeing, transporting you to a different plane of thought.
Recent sales and commissions have included a collection of acrylics to a private buyer, plus a number of hotels and offices.
Now, is the opportunity to acquire an original work of art.
Arundel Gallery Trail
This year Laura will feature in the Arundel Gallery Trail. The oldest walking art trail in the world. In 2018 Arundel Gallery Trail will be between Saturday 18th and Bank Holiday Monday 27th August alongside the other great happenings of the Arundel Festival. We will celebrate local talent in 65 locations with 150 plus artists and makers taking part. Sculptors, painters, printers, ceramicists, illustrators, textiles, tapestry, furniture makers, photographers and jewellers are among the many exhibitors showing. Visitors have a unique opportunity to meet and talk to the artists themselves whilst discovering many of Arundel's period homes.
The event is an essential part of the South's art calendar and draws together a wide range of established national and international artists, as well as showcasing some wonderful local talent. During the 10 day period you can wander from venue to venue, (entry is free), a great day out for art collectors and enthusiasts alike. Pick up a Trail map along the way and use it to plan your art adventure.
Look out for the red and yellow venue flags and have a wonderful time discovering the enormous talent that is the hallmark of this famous art trail.
The Purple Panda Gallery is number 46 on the map below. Please feel free to come along for a visit.
*COMING SOON. Our new range of artworks created for the larger room. Complete your dining room, hotel lobby or waiting room, with a piece of totally unique, original art from Laura!
And if you have a specific idea. Please phone 01403 241008 for a chat.