Punchbowl Redux - Yeside Linney
80 x 30cm
Please contact Visitor Centre (01483 813593) to arrange collection/ delivery after purchase
Yeside Linney is a Nigerian-born retired secondary school teacher turned artist. Largely self-taught, she regards herself as an eclectic art pilgrim whose six year and on-going journey is a process of self-discovery, using acrylics, mixed media and inks. She is predominantly a landscape painter, though is attracted to other forms of expression, often abstracted. She draws much of her inspiration from her natural Surrey environment, literature and travels. Yeside was a reserve artist for Sky Landscape Artist of the Year 2021. She was runner-up in the final of Surrey Artist of the Year 2021 and has recently been accepted into the prestigious Artcan organisation.
“My art work is like a crucible: eclectic with an underlying sense of jeopardy, but ultimately satisfying. Rather than the traditional landscape, my paintings create a feeling of place. I work mainly from found objects or photographs as well as memory. I keep a notepad by my bed because ideas often flood in when I am rested. Acrylics and inks are my favourite media, but vary depending on the style of each work. I absolutely love playing with different textures, especially being attentive to the alchemy of different materials such as salt and ash. The application depends on my mood, often using palette knives, credit cards or merely my fingers. This naturally affects the diversity of mark making and the use of light. I want my paintings to encourage you to linger so that each time you return, your experience is richer.”
Favourite local places
Waggoner’s Wells – for the tranquility, the colours, contrasting light, water and reflections
The Devil’s Punchbowl – I love the contours of the land and roll of trees in the landscape and the colours, especially when the heather is out
Shipping costs are a fixed price at £4.95. Orders over £100 are free of charge.
What if my product isn't available at time of order?
When we receive an order, we will immediately despatch all the items that are available from stock. Any remaining items are despatched once they have all arrived in stock. This is to minimise the inconvenience of multiple parcel deliveries and to enable us to offer the facility of taking orders on out of stock items without extra charge. If you require any items on your order more urgently, please contact us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 01483 813593
Has my order been despatched?
Once you have placed your order, you will receive an email informing you that your order has been despatched.
If your order still hasn’t arrived within the advised timescales, please email email@example.com or call 01483 813593 (Mon – Sat 10am –5pm).
We hope you are pleased with your order. If anything you have ordered does not live up to your expectations just return it to us unused, in its original packaging, for an exchange or refund within 30 days. Unless the item is faulty, return postage will be at your cost. It is important that the goods are returned in the best possible condition so please pack them appropriately.
In the unlikely event that a product is faulty, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01483 813593 (Mon -Sun 10am to 5pm). We will advise where and how the items should be returned.
Earrings may only be returned if the seal is unbroken (unless faulty). Our guarantee is in addition to your statutory rights.
How to return shop products
Please contact Watts Gallery- Artist's Village via email email@example.com or by telephone 07807009547 (Monday- Sunday, 10am- 17pm) to let them know if you need to return an item.
Please return items to us unused and in pristine condition so they can be re-sold.
If you need a refund, we will issue this using the same payment details that were used to purchase the items. We aim to process all returns within 1 week but the refund could take up to an additional 10 working days to show in your account so please bear with us.
- Art work should be returned to Watts Gallery Artists' Village within 14 days of receiving the order
- Approved courier to be used, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
- Picture(s) are wrapped and in original perfect condition.
- Please contact email@example.com for authorisation before returning.
Watts Contemporary Gallery address is: Down Lane, Compton, Guildford, Surrey GU31DQ