Welcome to The Hearth website.

The Hearth Centre is a hub for arts, music, heritage, and hospitality, situated in Horsley village, Tynedale. Artists' studios, workshops and exhibitions, gigs, talks, with a lovely Cafe to visit.


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Studio for rent

Studio for rent
The Paddock studio will be available to rent from 1st March.  It would suit a local artist who is looking for a creative space in which to work and display their work for sale to the public.
Rent is £149.20 per month, payable on the first of the month, and this includes both rent and
service charge.  Rent is subject to annual review, and the next review is on the 1st July 2019.
Artists are expected to attend their studios and open them to the public at least 3 days a week.

  • A Café which is open 7 days a week and draws in visitors to the studios
  • Two Open Studios events per year which attract many hundreds of visitors
  • The opportunity to show your work in the café and hall
  • A reduced rate for hall-hire if you wish to run classes.
If you would like to see the studio, please email office@thehearth.co.uk to arrange a suitable time.

  • Send a letter of application outlining why you wish to be based at The Hearth,
  • Attach a CV detailing your professional practice and exhibitions
  • Attach up to 4 images of your work.
  • Provide the names of 2 character references.
Applications can be emailed to office@thehearth.co.uk
or posted to; The Administrator, The Hearth Centre, Main Road, Horsley, NE15 0NT.


Cathy Duncan


Jina Gelder

Wildlife Artist

Ruth Hicken

Textiles Demonstrator

David Holliday

Artist / Illustrator

Melanie Hopwood


Sara Jane Palmer


Mandy Pattullo

Textile Artist

Jill Stewart

Clocks and Jewellery

Rebecca Vincent


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Find out about New Artwork, Open Studios, Gigs, Talks, Workshops, etc.


The Honey Dewdrops

Acoustic Americana from Baltimore, USA

Friday 25th January, 7.30pm

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The Mile Roses

Contemporary British Folk with a nod to Nashville

Friday 8th February, 7.30pm

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The Lambton Worm and other Northern Tales

with John Sadler and Beverley Palin

Saturday 9th February, 10.30am - 12.30pm

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Creative Writing

With Tony Glover

Thursday evenings, 6 - 8pm, starting 10th January 2019

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Winter Warmer Workshop

with Fiona Carvell

Saturday 26th January, 10am - 4pm

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Up-cycling workshops

with Natalie Henderson

Starting in February

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Wet and Dry Pastels Techniques

with Fiona Carvell

Friday 29th and Saturday 30th March, 10am - 4pm

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The Hearth Tuesday Wool Group

Drop-in session

Second and Fourth Tuesday of the Month, 1.15 - 3.15pm

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Singing Babies and Squeaky Feet

with Louise Khazaee

Mondays and Wednesday Mornings

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About The Hearth

Who are we?

The Hearth Charity

Donors and grants

Hall Hire

For classes, parties and events


Christmas Crafts for Young People

History of the Church

Dating back to 1662