Fliss Watts Online
Welcome to my website. It contains information and images of my work, including sculpture, drawings and prints.
Independent Cockermouth Artists
at Percy House, Cockermouth, June 2013 and
Theatre by the Lake, Keswick, August 2013
C-Art - Cumbria open studios - September 2013. This is the first year I'm taking part in this growing event. I hope lots of people will come and visit!
You can also see my work at:
I teach courses at Higham Hall, Bassenthwaite from time to time. My next course is scheduled for 23-25 February 2014 - clay modelling from a life model. Should be fun!
Click on the image below to see pictures from a previous course.
Since 2008 I have been a member of Independent Cockermouth Artists - see www.icartists.org.uk.
Here are some bits and pieces, including some paintings - a relatively new medium for me. You can see more of my recent 2D work here:
...and a little video courtesy of Keswick Society of Art showing bits of a demo I did for them earlier in the year: click here
Portrait of Sybil (plaster, the coloured head appears in the video above)
Portrait (acrylic 2011)
Apples (acrylic 2011)
Life study (charcoal)
The High Spen Primary memorial sculpture dedication ceremony took place in glorious sunshine on 8 July 2007.
The landscaping and installation was undertaken by Landscape Outlook (www.landscapeoutlook.co.uk). The image below shows the bronze inlays of handprints of school children and relatives of the soldiers commemorated.
My portrait of Douglas Clark, rugby player, Cumberland wrestler and local hero from Maryport has now been moved to Huddersfield, where Dougie played for much of his career. The plinth consists of steel and local slate.