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Jubilee Picture Donated To Grayshott Village

A tableau picture that was donated by Phil Bates to the village of Grayshott, to mark the celebration of Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee, had its official unveiling in Grayshott this week at the Village Hall’s 110th Annual General Meeting.  The work can now be viewed in the Small Village Hall. Phil said: “The picture is […]

Phil drops Hot Potato to make donation Half Baked

Phil Bates has kindly donated one of his paintings called ‘Half Baked Potato’ and a cheque for £1,300 to the Haslemere Educational Museum fundraising campaign. The money was raised at his successful art exhibition ‘An Abstract View’ which was held at the Museum in January. Haslemere Educational Museum has an ongoing fundraising campaign to raise £1 million to ensure that the […]

Grayshott Pottery presents a display of Abstracts by Phil Bates

After a very successful exhibition at Haslemere Educational Museum, Phil Bates has now been invited to display a selection of his paintings at Grayshott Pottery. Phil, who has been involved with the Pottery for over 50 years, is currently a Trustee of the Grayshott Pottery Employee Benefit Trust.  He is expected to exhibit around 15 […]

An Abstract View an exhibition of paintings by Phil Bates

Phil Bates who is possibly best known through his links with Grayshott Pottery will be having an Exhibition of his paintings at The Haslemere Educational Museum from the 24th January to the 4th of February 2012. Phil says ” Having had the pleasure of visiting many exhibitions it is perhaps normal to have a detailed […]