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About Sladers Yard

Sladers Yard is an art gallery and cafe in West Bay, Dorset. Our art gallery showcases contemporary British Art, Furniture and Craft whilst the licensed cafe serves fresh, locally produced homecooked food and drinks.

Last week of David Inshaw’s Prints and Drawings show

Dorset and Wiltshire Stories David Inshaw Etchings, aquatints and drawings Continues until Saturday 8 May Meet the Artist: David will be at Sladers Yard on Saturday 8 May from 2pm – 4pm David Inshaw’s print-making career can be seen at … Continue reading

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Sunday lunch at Sladers

CAFÉ SLADERS now open on Sundays again! Our café is up and running again with outdoor table service as well as takeaway. We are serving great coffee with breakfast/brunch from 10am and lunch from 12 until 3pm on Sundays. The … Continue reading

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In the Mind’s Eye

OPENING TODAY Saturday 30 January: In the Mind’s Eye David Atkins Rachel Fenner Paul Jones Saturday 30 January – Sunday 14 March 2021 In the mind’s eye, memory and imagination hold sway. We perceive the world through the cipher of … Continue reading

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David Inshaw solo show coming up

Artist David Inshaw, the consummate painter of the English landscape, fills Sladers Yard gallery with his recent paintings. Called ‘perhaps the greatest living proponent of the English Romantic tradition’ (Spectator), Inshaw invokes the powers of nature, the moon, trees, stars, birds, animals, men, women and ancient landscapes and the sea to create his powerful intensely personal paintings. Continue reading

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From Dorset with Love opening 17 June

From Dorset with Love SHOWING NOW ONLINE. Open to visit from Wednesday 17 June until Sunday 12 July 2020  Recent paintings by Julian Bailey, Martyn Brewster, Vanessa Gardiner, Anthony Garratt,  Frances Hatch and Alex Lowery, sculpture by Clare Trenchard, woodcarvings by David West. Petter Southall Furniture, Pod and Wave Please follow … Continue reading

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Sladers Yard Gallery and Café Sladers reopening 3 June

Sladers Yard Gallery & Café Sladers Takeaway open from 3 June. See Opening Hours (we are not open at present) From Dorset with Love Open now online. Open to visit from Wednesday 3 June until Sunday 21 June 2020  Recent … Continue reading

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Eco-pod press

Many thanks to the Marshwood Vale Magazine for keeping going online with so many interesting articles including a wonderful piece about Petter’s eco-pod on pages 38/39.

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Virtually here!

While our new Café Sladers Takeaway is temporarily closed and we are all in self-isolation, Sladers Yard gallery is here for you to view, browse and buy from online. We will keep active and continue to give you interesting content and stunning art to look at. Please stay connected and remember, this too will pass. Continue reading

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In response to the coronavirus threat, we at Sladers Yard hope to keep both the Café and the Gallery open and functioning as long as we can throughout these unsettling times. We are grateful to our wonderful clientele, artists, and … Continue reading

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Gold Award for Café Sladers

Delighted to have been awarded GOLD by Taste of the West again this year! Congratulations to all our “Friendly and attentive staff” who work so hard to create our “Great menu. Dishes all well presented, and food was high quality, … Continue reading

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