2021 Photo Phil Dickson, psd photography.
This year we will be taking bookings, on first come / first serve basis
of 15 visitors per hour.
For your FREE booking slot, please email PAULINE on;
Tel: 01890 818073
  • Select a time slot, from 11am – 5pm, on the hour.
  • Please give me your name, email & phone number.
  • Tell me how many in your group, and their names.

Parking: Please follow parking signs on the day.
Refreshments: Sadly, we are unable to provide refreshments this year. But you are very welcome to bring your own, and consume in the garden.
Toilet is available on site.

Artwork will be displayed throughout the Steading.
Charlie, showing Sculpture & Drawing.
Pauline, showing Textiles.
The garden will be open too.

Ilona Rijkeboer – showing, Drawing Installation.
Ilona is a recent graduate from LUCA School of Art, Ghent, Belgium. She made an exchange, for one term, with Edinburgh College of Art. This is where we met her.
We have an incomplete piece of her artwork installed – we very much hope that she will be able to travel over to complete it and attend the OPEN STUDIO.

The Quartet of Poets: Marina Dora Martino, Helena Fornells, Claire Miranda Roberts & Tara Fietz, have recently graduated from St Andrews University, and will be presenting some poetry connected with Allanton and the sense of place. You will see & hear some of their work around the Steading, and if you are lucky catch a reading!

Erica Just: Will be showing some of her wonderful, sensitive plant observational paintings in ‘Studio B’. You can see her work on Instagram ericajustartist or on Then see the real work here!

Sculpture viewing at Marchmont House:
12 places are available to view Charlie’s Sculpture at Marchmont House (about 10 miles from here) at 2pm on Sat 7th August.
To book a place (or places) please email Pauline:

I will return travelling details on confirmation of your booking.

Thank you, we look forward to seeing you!

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Pauline and Charlies Open Studio 6th-9th August pre booking from 22nd May