Alison Wilson



The British Sporting Art Trust

The National Horseracing Museum, Newmarket

Abbot Hall Gallery, Kendal

Regularly stages exhibitions of serious British modern representational work

The Wordsworth Trust Gallery, Grasmere

Stages some very good exhibitions concerned with landscape painting and drawing, mostly 19th Century British

For Artists

Suppliers I have found helpful over the years

Bird and Davis

Top quality Belgian linen canvas, stretcher bars both off-the-shelf and made to order, Old Holland paints, and general artists' supplier


Excellent traditional art materials supplier with a charming shop in London and helpful staff

Rosemary & Co

Brush makers who stock a wide selection of brushes and also make brushes to order. They have advice on the website about brush care too


High quality lithographic printing for artists (cards, etc.), contact Danny Segal there for more information.

Sites of more general equestrian interest

Holme Farm Equestrian Centre / Whisperwood Welsh Cobs.

Has superb Welsh Cob stallions

Jumping for Fun

A great Point-to-Point racing site

Red House Stables

Lots of interesting info on racing from this Newmarket racing yard