COSA kicks of with the opening of the exhibition at Charles Roe House Macclesfield on 9th September 2016 at 7pm. Exhibition ends 25th September. Entry is free.


The public are welcome to visit our open studio artists from 17th to 25th September. Please check website and brochure for details and opening times. Entry is free to all studios.


Our exhibition will be accompanied by an exhibition and musical performance on Sunday 18th September 2-3pm by Soundscape. This unique opportunity is not to be missed. Entry is free.


Our brochure will be available at various locations throughout Cheshire in September, download it from our website or use the interactive Google mapping feature on the website. Contact us to receive one by post.

Richard Cowley

Probably the only surrealist full time digital photo collager in the country...

18th Apr

Jan Peters

The Gate House Studio is a working Studio and display space for...

16th Apr

Lindsey Piper

From my roots in textile design to my present day passion for...

15th Apr

Mark Sheeky

I paint detailed surrealist oil paintings and I’m also an artist in...

14th Apr

Patricia Lee

I aim to create a fluidity in my work that will lead...

14th Apr

Jane White

I am a hand loom weaver. Colour is important in my designs....

14th Apr

Allie Pottinger

Allie’s watercolour paintings are fluid and lively, often drawn from her love...

14th Apr

Jane Foddy

I use a natural material for my sculpture and willow is perfect....

08th Apr

Jan Lewis Eccleston

I make hand-built ceramic sculpture inspired by marine, natural, and mediœval subjects....

06th Apr

Sue Henderson

Sue Henderson studied Fine Art at Reading University. She is a member...

06th Apr

Claire Kennerley

Claire’s paintings are predominantly inspired by her immediate surroundings. Her particular fondness is of...

06th Apr

Sheila Hattie

My art is inspired from mainly the imagination, triggered by an emotional...

04th Apr

Max Aitken

Max enjoys painting people and places particularly scenes from the Isle of...

26th Feb

Julie Scott

A diverse range of work, developed over many years of illustrating books,...

26th Feb

Jane Mitchell

Having spent 28 years teaching Art and Design I now submerge myself...

26th Feb