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February 2024

2024 Exhibition Announcements

You can see my work at the following upcoming exhibitions:

NROS Spring Open 24 at Lamport Hall, Northants ~ 10th & 11th and 17th & 18th February

Boughton House, Kettering, Northants ~ 25th, 26th & 27th May

For further details: Exhibitions


October 2023

NEW Greeting Cards! Now Available in Shop

Exciting news! A selection of Greeting Cards are now available to purchase.

Shop Greeting Cards


August 2023

Northants Open Studios - Dates, Venues and Details

It's NOS season again! This year I'll be part of a group exhibition at Rooftop Arts Centre in Corby, as well as having work in the big Central Exhibition at Lamport Hall, Northants.

For more details see my Exhibitions page and

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July 2023

SALE on All Original Artworks

I've reduced the prices on all available original work. Do take a look if there's anything you've had your eye on. Some have sold already so be quick!

Shop Original Art


February 2023

International Shipping Reinstated & Local Collection Enabled

Shipping outside of the UK for Shop items has been made available again. Please note there are still some significant delays which are outside my control. If you choose to order, please be prepared to be patient!

For those local to Northants, collection is now available as an alternative option to postage. Prints and other items purchased from my Shop can be collected from Rooftop Arts, 27 New Post Office Square, Corby NN17 1PB.


February 2023

Northants Open Studios Spring Exhibition

For the second year running I will have work on show at the NOS Spring Open exhibition at Lamport Hall, Northants.

Held in the Carriage House on the weekends of 11th-12th and 18th-19th of February, 10.30am - 4pm.

Lamport, Northamptonshire NN6 9HD


January 2023

Shop: Shipping outside the UK Temporarily Suspended

Due to circumstances outside my control, shipping outside of the UK is currently unavailable for Shop items. Apologies for the inconvenience - I hope I can bring this back soon!

(Shipping for portrait commissions and other original artworks is not affected)

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November 2022

Commissions Closed - Fully booked until January 2024

If you're interested in booking a portrait or piece of artwork for 2024, sign up for my email Newsletters to be among the first to be notified when I'm accepting the next round of bookings.

Thank you so much for the continued support for my work; it is much appreciated!


September 2022

New Paintings added to site and Shop!

Open Studios is over for another year, and this year's work is now available to see on my website.

See the Shop page for new available paintings! I have now added prices in the image descriptions, to make things easier for those browsing.

Please do get in touch if anything takes your fancy.

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July 2022

Northants Open Studios - Venues, dates and details

This September I'll have work on show once again for the Northants Open Studios festival!

See my work at three venues: Stanwick Lakes, Chester House, and the Central Exhibition at Lamport Hall.

For more details see my Exhibitions page and


February 2022

Works now available at Primrose Gallery

Selected original work and giclée prints are now available at Primrose Gallery in Thrapston, Northants.

See them in person at 26 High St, Thrapston NN14 4JH or shop online here.

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February 2022

Prints Prices Increasing

Prices on selected Giclée Prints are due to rise starting on Sunday, 13th February.

Shop now to take advantage of the current prices.

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February 2022

NOS Spring Exhibition at Lamport Hall

I'll have a couple of pieces on show in the Northants Open Studios Spring Exhibition, to be held at the Carriage House at Lamport Hall, Northants.

Dates are the weekends of 19th-20th and 26th-27th February, coinciding with the Snowdrop Walk.

Entry to the exhibition is free (the Snowdrop Walk has a small charge).
Exhibition opening times are 11am-3pm.


September 2021

"The Watchkeepers" Ltd Ed Prints added to Shop

Prints of "The Watchkeepers" are now live in the Shop.

Limited to 20 prints only.

Shop: Prints


August 2021

"Goldcrest" Ltd Ed Mini Prints added to Shop

Mini Goldcrest prints are here!

Limited to 20 prints only.

Shop: Prints

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August 2021

Northamptonshire Open Studios

NOS is back for 2021! I'll have a piece in each of the Central Exhibitions, at the following venues:


Jeyes of Earls Barton
Sat 4th - Sun 26th September
27 The Square, Earls Barton, Northampton NN6 0NA

J Gallery Moulton
Sat 4th - Sat 25th September
25 West St, Moulton, Northampton NN3 7SB


March 2021

*NEW* Prints Shop is now up and running

Giclée Prints can now be purchased through the website!

Shop: Prints


February 2021

Studio Downsize Sale has begun!

My Sale has now started: Studio Downsize Sale

The first group is now live. Groups 2 and 3 will follow throughout the month.

The sale will end on March 1st.


January 2021

Coming Soon - Studio Downsize Sale

I'm downsizing, and need to make space... A studio sale is coming soon.

For more details see here: Studio Downsize Sale


January 2021

Happy New Year! & New Artwork added to Shop

New artworks have been added to the Shop.

Go to Shop ~ Original Art


August 2020

Northants Open Studios and Studio Trails

I'll be taking part in Open Studios this September. My work will be on display on the following dates:

Friday 4th & Saturday 5th Sept ; Friday 11th & Saturday 12th Sept

11am - 4pm

at Rooftop Arts Centre, Corby.

I will be at the gallery on the given dates (with social distancing measures in place!)

Close up of a Wren painting by Amanda Drage Art

June 2020

New Website Launch!

I've moved website hosts - the website you're now viewing looks a lot like the previous one, but with some tweaks and improved design here and there.

I hope you like it - please do send me feedback if anything's not working as expected!

Golden Retriever portrait by Amanda Drage Art

March 2020

Ongoing Website Updates for 2020

The website is currently undergoing a few tweaks and updates here and there.

If a page isn't working correctly please check back later!

2020 Archive
2019 Archive
Kitten oil painting by Amanda Drage Art

August 2019

Commission Bookings now Closed

Now fully booked for 2019 & 2020. Thank you for all your support!


Sign up for my email Newsletter if you'd like to be one of the first to know when I'm accepting bookings for 2021.

Poster for Catching The Light exhibition by Amanda Drage Art

August 2019

"Catching the Light" Exhibition

My next Exhibition is almost here!


To be held during September, Catching the Light will showcase a brand new collection of work for 2019.


See here for all the details.

Cockapoo pastel portrait by Amanda Drage Art

January 2019

New Year website update

Happy New Year! I've added more portraits to my Pet Portraits galleries, and given a few other parts of the site an update.


Please note the books are still closed to new portrait bookings at this time.

Thanks for your patience!

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