• Gemma Rees

    Fur & Feathers

    Running from 6th - 30th Sept we're featuring artwork with a distinctly furry and feathery inclination!

    More Info
  • Hannah Hann

    Hannah Hann

    'My paintings often evolve through a process of working quite intuitively relying on memory, photographs etc. This allows me to use paint in abstract ways, preferring to suggest or emphasize certain things, rather than literally describe them'.

    More Info
  • James Bartholomew

    James Bartholomew

    James paintings and prints of cows, dogs and other animals have captured the imagination of everyone that sees them.

    More Info
  • Louise Braithwaite

    Louise Braithwaite

    In Louise's work one can see a great affection for human interaction in a variety of social and public situations. Her paintings are predominately figurative, painted in oils on board, and have been described as "happy Lowrys"..

    More Info
  • Rebecca Lardner

    Rebecca Lardner

    Rebecca Lardner was born in Swanage, Dorset in 1971. Rebecca Lardner's distinctive oils on canvas are beautifully depicted portrayals of life on the land and the sea. In 2010 she was named the UK's Artist of the Year.

    More Info
  • Ben Spurling

    Ben Spurling

    Ben was born in Swanage in 1979 and still resides in the Purbeck area today. Living by the sea has always been an important part of Ben's life and this is reflected in his paintings.

    More Info
  • Jenny Aitken

    Jenny Aitken

    Her passion is for landscape, both dramatic and still. She conveys the sense of a place both with her personal reaction to the land and her knowledge of the elements.

    More Info
  • Ken Eardley

    Ken Eardley

    Brighton based artist Ken Eardley makes fantastic glazed earthenware ceramic jugs and bowls by hand and they are a visual treat.

    More Info
  • Liz Howe

    Liz Howe

    Liz likes to think of her ceramics as usable pieces of art. She takes ideas from the sea, plant life and scraps of old fabric.

    More Info
  • Rosemary Jacks

    Rosemary Jacks

    Rosemary makes functional, brightly coloured hand-thrown, slip-decorated earthenware often with sprig decorations, altered forms and fish/animal motifs

    More Info
  • Sasha Harding

    Sasha Harding

    Sasha Harding was brought up in and around Swanage. Her interest in art was stimulated early, both by her surroundings and a tradition of art and music in the family.

    More Info
  • Mani Parkes

    Mani Parkes

    Present in all of her work is the joy she finds in life, "I love nature, I love a beautiful pair of spotty wellingtons or a stripy scarf. I hope that my work illustrates the loveliness that I see in the world".

    More Info
  • Claire Henley

    Claire Henley

    Her work is playful and bright, conveying a lifelong love of the sea "I still get ridiculously excited when I get that first glimpse!" she says. Her parents retired to Dorset, so the county is well known and special to her.

    More Info
  • Kim Steeden

    Kim Steeden

    Her work is a culmination of Kim's happy memories, treasured places and daydreams. "If somebody else can connect to their 'happy place' by the sea when they look at them, then, well that's wonderful" she says.

    More Info
  • Angie Smyth

    Angie Smyth

    Angie's work is comic, flirtatious, a little bit cheeky - not at all likely to take itself too seriously. She has a very distinctive style that delights in the things we love; friends, cake, animals, lingerie and glasses of wine.

    More Info
  • Louise O'Hara

    Louise O'Hara

    She is influenced by tactile aged surfaces like peeling paint on walls & fabrics which are threadbare but laden with memories and stories to tell. Each piece is loaded with meaning. "My work doesn’t come from my mind it comes from my heart".

    More Info
  • Gilly Mound

    Gilly Mound

    She plays with composition so that her work often shows only loose reference to reality, though still she manages to convey the essence and beauty of her subject.

    More Info
  • Janet Bell

    Janet Bell

    Everything about seaside life inspires me, the delightful houses, harbours, boats, bunting, lighthouses and even the cheeky seagulls.

    More Info
  • Mary Sumner

    Mary Sumner

    Mary's style has evolved to capture glimpsed moments & moods of the ever-changing English countryside, coastal towns, rolling hills & animals going about their business. She produces detailed & intensely coloured pictures.

    More Info
  • Robin Mason

    Robin Mason

    "I want people to connect with my paintings, to feel they are there" he says. "Most of my work comes about from a view that has 'winked at me'. I hope my paintings do the same to the people looking at them".

    More Info
  • Richard Hooke

    Richard Hooke

    The sea and the livestock provide the impetus for all his paintings. Both shape this environment – the light, the coastline, the countryside and much of the architecture.

    More Info
  • Sarah Ross-Thompson

    Sarah Ross Thompson

    Sarah Ross-Thompson is a Fine Art Printmaker specialising in hand-inked, original collagraph prints inspired by the Dorset & Scottish landscapes.

    More Info
  • Jane Ormes

    Jane Ormes

    My screen prints reflect my take on the world. I produce playful, colourful images, often involving animals in absurd situations. I like to think that these creatures all have a secret life that we know nothing about.

    More Info
  • Sally Winter

    Sally Winter

    Sally Winter is best known for her vibrant and evocative etchings and collagraphs. A former member of the National Society of Printmakers her work has been enthusiastically collected worldwide for over 30 years.

    More Info
  • Louise Worthy

    Louise Worthy

    Louise's work is very much three dimensional, with the eye drawn to a stand out feature - a wave, a tree or an animal perhaps. Her work is inspired by the Scottish Highlands, where she lives and works.

    More Info
  • Emily Morgan

    Emily Morgan

    Emily takes inspiration from her surroundings, predominantly the landscape and motifs found in nature.
    Hidden narratives and hints towards story–telling often feature within her work.

    More Info
  • Abbott and Ellwood

    Abbott and Ellwood

    Abbott and Ellwood clocks are individually hand printed onto stainless steel. They come in a beautiful white gift box, with a printed metal tag.

    More Info
  • Rebecca Nicholas Hely Hutchinson

    Nicholas Hely Hutchinson

    Nicholas lives in the heart of Dorset with his wife and two children. He gets much of his inspiration from the surrounding countryside and the coast.

    More Info
  • Carolyn Pavey

    Carolyn Pavey

    Pure observation is the essence of my work, whether it is a landscape, portrait or still-life; and it usually starts with my sketchbook and pencil.

    More Info
  • Colin Willey

    Colin Willey

    Born in 1972, Colin Willey's work is about light and its effects. He is excited by the way objects are transformed by light and how the light constantly changes from moment to moment.

    More Info
  • John Knapp Fisher

    John Knapp Fisher

    John has featured on television & radio & his work has been widely reviewed in newspapers and magazines for the Arts. John works in ink and watercolour, oil and mixed media on paper and board.

    More Info
Previous Next

Welcome to The Mulberry Tree Gallery


We are one of the South Coast's leading art galleries and framers and we're all about "making your home more beautiful"


We have a large selection of both original artwork and collectable limited edition prints from the UK's leading and emerging artists.

These include a number of professional artists from Swanage, the Isle of Purbeck, Dorset and the South Coast.

We stock original and one off designs from dozens of artists in ceramics, glassware, textiles and stationery - they are sure to infuse your home with style and colour.

We are well known for our range of greetings cards including our own range, Mulberry Tree Cards which you can purchase on-line.






Fine Art Trade Guild Commended Framers

Picture Framing

We aim for the highest level of achievement in our picture framing and restoration service, and have over 25 years experience of framing using a wide variety of traditional and contemporary materials.

We are members of the Fine Art Trade Guild, and both of our framers are Fine Art Trade Guild, Commended Framers, of which there are just over 1000 worldwide and around 17 in Dorset.

To find out more, please see our sister site Mulberry Tree Framing.

Latest News:
(Click headline to see full article)
Fur & Feathers
Fur & Feathers

We’re not exactly huntin’, shootin’, fishin’ types, but we do love a duck or a dog! This show is a celebration of all things feathery and furry

» More...

Changing Light Exhibition
Changing Light Exhibition

This stunning new exhibition will show the Purbeck landscape off at its very best - not to be missed

» More...

Stay in touch:
Sign up to our E-Newsletter

We send approximately 10 a year informing you of special events and promotions.

Follow us on Facebook   Follow us on Twitter

Follow Us on Facebook & Twitter - regular updates!