We are delighted to announce Jenna Watson has recently joined the RYA team as our Saturday Gallery Assistant.
Jenna has a BA in History and a strong background in administrative and customer facing roles. She has a passion for Art and Art History with a particular affinity for Cultural and Social History. In her spare time Jenna enjoys going to gigs, reading, cooking and learning new languages.
Our gallery is open on Saturdays 9.30-4.30pm... do come and say hello!
Also in Journal
A Closer Look at an Unusual Full-Bodied Primitive Cockerel Weathervane
The best weathervanes somehow encapsulate the raw sculptural qualities and explore the unselfconscious spirit of Folk Art that collectors cherish.
Primarily made for function, (remembering that wind direction was very relevant and informative for sailors, agricultural workers and the rural population), they also offered both skilled artisans and entirely untrained makers great scope to explore form, scale and material, to create works of individual character and style
The sun is shining, spring blossoms are coming out and the birds are singing, but everything else is in chaos!
For the time being we are all well at RYA. We are following government and medical directives, heeding all advice and doing our best to protect our colleagues and clients. To this end we have, for the time being, decided to reduce our opening hours to weekdays 10am-4pm and Saturdays 10-4pm.