On the 11th November 2017, we celebrated 1 year of The Gallery Melrose being open - and what a year it has been! A year of discovery and excitement, of growing, learning, building expectations and going with the flow. We know what we like in today’s art scene, but what we had to do, is to learn what you like! It has been a real eye-opener and an inspiration. The number of talented and creative people in this region just continues to amaze us and we are so thrilled to be the
The Scottish Arts Club in Edinburgh will host the inaugural Scottish Portrait Awards Exhibition, which has around 30 fine art and 30 photographic works and it will be a great chance to immerse ourselves in all aspects of portraiture.
The judges are all highly successful in their elected fields of Scottish art and each has a well trained and sympathetic eye for portraiture and artistic insight. This year's selected work demonstrates this for me, as each piece expresses the s
Iain Loudon (left) and David Wallace - in the frame. Less than one year after The Gallery Melrose opened its doors, owners David Wallace and Iain Loudon have now, due to great demand, fulfilled their commitment to offer a picture framing service earlier than expected. The Gallery Melrose, situated in the Market Square in the town opened its doors in November last year and, as a new business starting up and set as a goal to offer a picture framing service within 2 years. H