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!). Sallielongman@btinternet.com 07801 247684
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 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
Local sculptor using limestone and plaster, her work reflects her interests in human, equine and botanical shapes.
07733 328 244
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 specialises in wire sculptures for the garden and home. All her pieces are individual and made from galvanised wire. Commissions are taken.
Contemporary mirrored garden ornaments such as our fantastic obelisk.
01934 522 617
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
Carvings in wood. Look out for our gorgeous decoy birds in the Restaurant conservatory.
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