Sheringham Lifeboat | 2019 © Natalie Knowles Art

Launching the Lifeboat, 1904

Sheringham-Muzillac Twinning Association commissioned this illustration. They wanted a typical, historical Sheringham scene as a gift for a Muzillac-based member. The distinctive West-end slipway is just the same today, but the lifeboat is now a fast-rescue boat that is housed at the far end of the promenade. ** June 2019 Update ** I was delighted … Continue reading Launching the Lifeboat, 1904

Illustrating Sheringham | © Natalie Knowles 2017

A presentation in China

On Thursday 27th July 2017 I gave a presentation to over thirty artists and creatives in Chongqing, China. The venue was Testbed 2, a converted factory which now houses creative businesses. I showcased three years worth of illustrations based on my home town, Sheringham. The reaction was incredible. The audience were amazed and intrigued by … Continue reading A presentation in China

Exhibition 2016

  THE CARNIVAL QUEEN | Exhibition 2016 Venue: Sheringham Youth Hostel Date:  Sheringham Carnival Week begins 30th July  and runs until the 7th August 2016. Time: The youth hostel will be open to the public from 11:00a.m. to 3:00p.m. daily *** There will be a 'meet the artist day' on Saturday 6th August in the Dining Room at … Continue reading Exhibition 2016

Exhibition 2015

LibertyIII YH361: the career of a wooden crab boat.  An exhibition of illustrations and photos at Sheringham Youth Hostel’s annual Open Day. Saturday 5th September 11am-4pm.Sheringham's wooden fishing boats were captured in posters and postcards. The most iconic 20th century posters associated with Sheringham beach are by Thomas W Armes (1940-1949) and are on display in … Continue reading Exhibition 2015