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Dartmouth Regatta 2018

Dartmouth Regatta 2018 Not long to go until we embark upon a week of fun-filled activities in and around Dartmouth for the annual Regatta! It all kicks off on Saturday 25th August with events such as the Regatta Dog Show and Junior Dinghy racing, and wrapping up on Saturday 1st September with a fantastic closing ceremony and Fireworks display! We've included the 2018 Daily Programme for your information! …And don't forget, we are based at 11 Foss Street, so make sure to pop in and have a look at our many pieces of beautiful artwork from artists such as Simon Clarke and Nic ...

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Simon Clarke- New Spring/Summer 2018 collection

Simon is back with a bang in 2018! The hugely popular Simon Clarke has released 10 new pieces for a Spring/Summer 2018 collection! The new work includes his ever popular K9 & Feline Characters and a few new cameo appearances (keep an eye out for the Bunny at Bunny Cove!). We are smitten with these new pieces and know you will love them too! All 10 pieces are available as Framed, Mounted or Canvas Prints, and also as Framed Canvas Board! Let us know which one is your favourite on Facebook! Simon's new collection is available here!  ...

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Our 1st 2018 Blog!

Hello! Welcome to our first blog of 2018! Initially, this was meant to be a HAPPY NEW YEAR blog, but spring is very nearly upon us. Time really does fly when you're having fun (and are super busy!). We had such a great 2017, with lots of brilliant new artwork from our best selling artists; including, the lovely 'Chip?' by Simon Clarke and beautiful Hares, 'Kiss Me Quick' and 'Stolen Moments', by Nicola Rowles (all available on our website). Our galleries were on the front line of some great events, including the Dartmouth Regatta, The Foss Street Festive Friday event and Plymouth Ba ...

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Christmas Gifts

Lots of lovely Christmas gifts are now arriving into our Dartmouth and Plymouth galleries, from tasteful decorations to something individual for that special someone! ...

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Dartmouth Food Festival 2017 SPECIAL LIMITED EDITION A1 PRINT

This is fabulous A1 LIMITED EDITION GICLEE PRINT The print run is of 50 only, each print is individually signed and numbered by Becky on high quality artist paper. Released especially for the Dartmouth Food Festival 2017 to honour this annual prestigious event in The South West of England. Mounted - 72cm x 97cm Framed - 76cm x 101cm Available either as a Double Mounted Print or Framed. ...

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Stewart Middlemas Art

We have been fortunate enough this year to have a number of new releases from artist Stewart Middlemas.  Stewart's work is vibrant and uplifting depicting harbour and seaside scenes often with colourful sails making an appearance drawing the eye to these charming interpretations of waterside life.  ...

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Modern Stag Painting

Modern Stag Paintings are still a very popular subject matter with many soft furnishings and interior decor brands using them on there latest pieces.  We too have some fantastic new modern stag paintings new to our collection that are proving to be sooo popular.  Available in a choice of two elegant grey frames they work really well with the contemporary colour palette use in these paintings. ...

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Simon Clarke Art

We have had some fantastic new artwork in from artist Simon Clarke, his beach and seaside work is more popular than ever with collectors keen to get their hands on his new collection.  He has also been working on some more challenging and technical pieces which have been very well received as it is easy to appreciate the time and skill required to produce work of that level. So I am pleased to say that it is onward and upward for Simon Clarke art in 2016 and I can't wait to see the new releases for 2017!!  ...

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Hare Pictures

We are delighted to be able to present these beautiful Hare pictures available as a mounted or a framed print in a lovely French Grey moulding. ...

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Becky Bettesworth

Vintage seaside posters by artist Becky Bettesworth are still proving to be as popular as ever with Becky adding colorful new designs to the collection.  If there are any that you can't fine on our website then please get in touch as we should be able to get hold of them and deliver them to you r door.  ...

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Art Gallery in Devon

Come along this weekend to our gallery in Dartmouth or our gallery in Plymouth and take a look at all the new artwork and gifts that have been arriving.  Having the choice of two Rowbury galleries in Devon hopefully makes it easy to get in to one and pick up a treat for yourself or someone special. ...

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Simon Clarke Art

Artist Simon Clarke's popularity is growing rapidly which is not surprising at all when you see the quality of his work.  He has over the past twelve months lifted his game once again, putting extra detail into his paintings and taking the finish of his work to an even higher level.  One of our favourite recent pieces 'The Game Is Afoot', a Sherlock Holmes inspired piece it is a truly exceptional work of art and is proving to be one of his most popular prints of recent years. ...

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Art Gallery in Dartmouth & Plymouth

We have lots of new arrivals coming in at the moment in both our Foss Street, Dartmouth Gallery and Southside Street, Barbican, Plymouth Gallery.  The new releases from our artists are filtering in and there is a nice selection of new gifts too. ...

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Candlelit Dartmouth Christmas Ideas

The Christmas lights are up in Foss Street, Dartmouth along with the festive bunting and the street is looking FAB!  We too at Rowbury have got the decs up and the Christmas gifts in store and looking very festive.  Why not make a day of it, Christmas shopping in Dartmouth, with many independent retailers, coffee shops and restaurants you should have no problem finding something special!! ...

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Autumn Tones

There's something quite nice about putting the flip flops away and digging out your boots and cosy jumpers. We notice that all of a sudden the lush green of summer has faded and brightened into all the beautiful Autumn tones of reds, oranges and yellows. With that comes the warming home cooked meals and fresh air, walking through the crisp leaves in the park. Sipping on a hot chocolate looking out to sea on Plymouth Hoe or looking at all the boats bobbing in the wind at Dartmouth. Now its quieter and the hussel and bussel of summer have subsided a relaxing stroll around Dartmouth or Ply ...

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Limited Edition Becky Bettesworth

One of our popular artists Becky Bettesworth has been featured in By the Dart Magazine, for this feature she was asked to supply one of her vintage posters for the cover. Becky decided to go one step further and design a very special "Dartmouth Royal Regatta" poster for the cover. The poster includes the fantastic Red Arrows, which are famous for putting on an awesome display up and down the River Dart flying low above all the boats. These "Dartmouth Royal Regatta" posters are even more special as only 100 have been printed, so if you're lucky enough to get your hand ...

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Jackie Gale Textile Artist

The popularity of Jackie Gales textile artwork is going from strength to strength and proving a real hit within both our Dartmouth and our Barbican, Plymouth Gallery.  Earlier this year she was nominated for the  Fine Art Trade Guild of London's Up and Coming Artist of the Year Award which is true recognition of how well her artwork is being received. We have currently got six of Jackie's textiles available as beautiful framed prints or canvases and nine pieces available as greeting cards. If you get a chance please pop into Rowbury Dartmouth or Plymouth to take a ...

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We LOVE Summer

The sunshine has finally arrived, with a fantastic forcast for the next week. Here at Rowbury we love the summer, with our 2 galleries based in the beautiful South Devon it makes our day when the weather is great. This is reflected through various prints and gifts on our website. We want to inject some summer fun into your home with one of our local prints, reminding you of those warm summer days spent lazing at the beach in Devon. Or you might be more of a people watcher, sat at a café in Dartmouth sipping a nice cold beverage watching the world go by. Maybe you'd like a gif ...

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New Gifts in stock

We have lots of new pictures and gifts coming into the galleries at the moment from all of our most popular artists and a selection of exciting new ones too.  So please pop into either Rowbury 11 Foss Street, Dartmouth or Rowbury 26 Southside Street, The Barbican, Plymouth to take a look, we would love to see you. ...

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New Simon Clarke Pastels

We have now got the new range of Simon Clarke's pastels in stock available as canvas prints and Framed Prints this one is called 'Waggy & Whippy'  more coming next week!!  ...

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Jackie Gale

We are delighted to announce that we have four new original pieces in from textile artist Jackie Gale. The four pieces are titled Bayards cove, Regatta, St Ives Harbour and Harbour Bridge. Jackie uses a combination of beautiful fabric and creativity to produce work that is not only very easy on the eye but is also proving incredibly popular. ...

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Dartmouth Regatta

29th, 30th and 31st August 2013 is The Port of Dartmouth Royal Regatta, with lots going on it should be a great few days, more information is available at www.dartmouthregatta.co.uk  If you get a chance to visit pop in and take a look at some of the new pieces that we have in the gallery for this summer including this piece titled "Dartmouth Regatta" by Stewart Middlemas. ...

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Greenway House, Dartmouth

Available to purchase on the website this beautiful vintage poster of Greenway House is one of a series of vintage 1930's style posters by artist Becky Bettesworth. ...

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Vintage Posters

Now available to purchase online either framed or as a poster a lovely range of 1930's vintage style posters of Dartmouth, Salcombe, Torquay, River Dart and Blackpool Sands.   Created by Becky Bettesworth using a contemporary colour palette, they look absolutely stunning in this white wooden frame giving a really modern twist on this vintage style. ...

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New Website for Rowbury!

We are thrilled to announce that our website is now live!  We are asked on a daily basis 'do you have a website'?  Well here it is so please take a look and any feedback is much appreciated. Look us up on Facebook and Twitter too, where we can keep you up to date with current artwork from our fantastic artists and anything new coming in!   ...

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