Over a series of blogs, we are going to show off some of the amazing individual artists we met during this year’s Perthshire Open Studios.
Here in this first blog, we look at the bigger picture. What are the factors which make Perthshire so good for art? And what makes it such a great place to be an artist?
“From the summit, you can see a rolling hillscape leading to higher hills and Highlands of the north of Scotland. Look south over the Carse of Stirling – a huge low flat area that was once seabed, the Wallace Monument stands proud over the valley. Stirling Castle can be seen in the distance. The River Forth winds snake-like through the carse.”