Royal West of England academy (RWA) exhibition

I'm watching you!
Claire will be exhibiting her miniature gold leaf etching at the 165th annual exhibition Royal West of England Academy Queen’s Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 1PX. 

1st Oct - 3rd Dec 2017

The renowned RWA Annual Open Exhibition returns for its 165th year with a stunning variety of work from emerging and established artists.
This dynamic and varied exhibition invites painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, sculpture, illustration and mixed media submissions and is a showcase of some of the most exciting artists from across the country and beyond.

set in stone 2017
studio art exhibition

chilllies by christine russell
A collaborative exhibition of works by Christine Russell SWA UA and daughter, Claire Russell ARMS BA. 

Over 50 original still life and landscape paintings, in pastel, oil and acrylic by Christine and gold leaf on glass etchings by Claire will be on display.  At The Laurels Studio, Stone, Berkeley, Gloucestershire GL13 9LD.

Private View Sat. 11th & Sun. 12th November 12-5pm

Exhibition continues 13th - 26th November 10-5pm

The Miniature Painters, Sculptors & Gravers Society of Washington, D.C. (MPSGS)

  • Common lizard
  • First snow
  • tuscan lemons
Claire will be exhibiting her work with the Miniature Society of Washington DC, USA. For thier 84th Annual International Exhibition of Fine Art in Miniature.

November 19th 2017 - January 6th 2018


Claire had her work 'Carpe Diem' 18ct gold leaf on glass etching, accepted and hung for the Royal West of England Academy (RWA) Bi annual 'Drawn' exhibition April 2017 


claire russell arms recieving diploma
Claire was elected an Associate member of the Royal Miniature Society in 2016


  • carp
Claire exhibited her work with the Royal Society of Miniature painters, Sculptors and Gravers annual exhibition at the Mall galleries, London. Sept 20th - Oct 1st 2017