Stroud Artists Books


Stroud Artists Book group have had several successful exhibitions and are always looking for new opportunities. 

We are delighted to be exhibiting at this year’s Bristol Book Arts Exhibition (BABE) at the Arnolfini Gallery on 23/24 April.  We hope you will come to see many of our members’ wonderful books at the new site at Bower Ashton. 

Treasures from the Canal:

Artists’ exploration of the Stroudwater Navigation Archive.

Print by Tony Broad

An exhibition of artists books was held in November 2019 at the National Trust’s Newark Park, Ozzleworth, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire

As part of the Wool and Water Festival being held in and around Stroud in September artists from Stroud Artists Books created fascinating artworks in response the the archives of the Stroudwater Navigation Archive Company.
For more information, please visit the Wool and Water website.

 Below are images from previous exhibitions:


Zoe Heath and Ruth Illingworth took part in this exhibition at the Museum in the Park in Stroud.

  • Chapel Arts, Cheltenham 2018
  • Broadway Contemporary Arts Fair, 2018
  • Stroud Valley Artists Open Studios, May 2017
  • Baltic Contemporary Arts, May 2017