Art at The Mill


Art at The Mill

We are lucky enough to have a number of fantastic local and national artists currently exhibiting their pieces in our beautiful grounds.As our exhibits have grown over the past year we have decided to create¬†Art Walk 2015 a mini tour around our grounds which details the pieces we are exhibiting and the artists who have kindly contributed them. It’s great fun for the children too!

We have recently opened two new garden areas to the public which include a traditional knot garden, as well as, our ‘secret garden’ with our newly renovated Victorian swimming pool (as a pond) complete with a stunning tree fountain made by family friend Julian Bailey

Any new artists wishing to exhibit at The Mill please contact Liz she would be delighted to hear from you




Featured Artists

longman Sallie Longman - Sallie lives near Mudeford in Dorset and collects driftwood from the local beach, then lovingly turns it into her adorable, individual driftwood, bespoke cottages and beach huts (she is also a brilliant photographer!).     07801 247684
Chris Wittaker Chris Whittaker -

Lymington based and on the edge of the New Forest (an endless source of inspiration and pubs) I like painting foliage and all the messy bits of nature. The bits people either walk past or over without noticing.
will Will Rochfort -

Will Rochfort is a Hampshire based artist who works predominantly with oils. Having completed a degree in Fine Art at Kingston University Will has since carved a successful career as a full time artist; the focus of his work being snapshots of people in time.

Working out of his studio in his home town of Lymington, he produces paintings for a growing list of private commissions, galleries and high profile collectors

annie-jeffrey Annie Jeffery -

Local sculptor using limestone and plaster, her work reflects her interests in human, equine and botanical shapes.

07733 328 244

colin_phillips Colin Phillips -

Local designer and blacksmith creating innovative metal worked based on organic shapes. We are so lucky to have several pieces of Colins work in the garden - including 'Cord', 'Tree of life' 'The Shard''Bull rushes' and 'South America' and our wonderful new sign

Commissions also taken for amazing and imaginative gates, railings and staircases
02380 293 993

gemma Gemma Wootten -

Gemma specialises in wire sculptures for the garden and home. All her pieces are individual and made from galvanised wire. Commissions are taken.

iota IOTA -

Contemporary mirrored garden ornaments such as our fantastic obelisk.

01934 522 617

julian-baily Julian Bailey -

Family friend Julian has been instrumental in opening the new garden areas. He has created a magical 'secret garden' gate, constructed from a spiders web and has just installed a stunning tree fountain.

Commissions taken - price on application

michael Michael Lythgoe -

Carvings in wood. Look out for our gorgeous decoy birds in the Restaurant conservatory.
01452 712080

michaelturner Michael Turner -

Local sculptor specialising in recycled metal - please see his 'life sized crocodile' at the top of this page! Also take a look out for his dragonflies, standing hare, wasp, lizard and king fisher in the garden. Also, his octopus, sardine tin and various insects, fish and flowers inside the hotel. All these pieces can be commissioned - price on application.
07773 220 186

Pat-Graham Pat Graham -

Sculptures in glazed ceramics.

Pat specialises in heads and torsos. Please enquire at the Mill for details and to commission Pat's pieces

paul-jonkers Paul Jonkers -

Jonkers' paints in oils with a delicate touch and a faultless technique. Paul is fascinated by the mix of fantasy and realism conveyed by visionaries like Bruegel and Bosch.

01590 688840

rob-dyer Rob Dyer -

Tree sculptor.

Has recently contributed this beautiful 150 year old ash stump also our lovely new table tops in our cosy bar and our new cheese boards!

LOC The Landscape Ornament Company -

Garden ornaments with a difference. We love our apple and pear!
01380 840 533

trudii Trudi Lloyd Williams -

Millings Chandelier

Inspired sculptor Trudi creates breath taking work using recycled materials that are site specific. Our beautiful new installation is made from The Mills recycled glass, plastic and a copper cylinder - suspended over the river it looks amazing!

Please click on the following link to view the production and installation of the Chandelier at The Mill: YouTube Clip
07973 411 695


trees Enchanted Trees -

These trees are not made by local New Forest sculptors. But we just loved them!

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