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Look At This!

26th April 2019

This piece is called Vortex and it was made by Artist Blacksmith Adrian Stapleton at #trinityforge What a stunning piece- thanks Adrian. The garden opens to the public on the 16th May and will be open every Thursday,Friday and Saturday until October. .

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Time For A Tea Break!

4th April 2019

I have been preparing the garden for its opening in May. Look closely and you will see the saw- my arm was burning so I have stopped for a break. The garden appears wild and effortless- a mirror of the countryside that it sits within- however in reality there are loads of jobs to do […]

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Open Gardens

23rd July 2018

It’s Eyam Open Gardens this weekend, another chance to see the amazing gardens hidden behind the houses.     My garden looks very different as I have had to embrace the drought and celebrate the ‘dry garden’ garden. Some things have failed completely but there have been all sorts of wonderful surprises too. I have […]

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20th July 2018

Sorry, the garden is closed on Saturday 21st July. Back to normal next week. 

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A Great First Day

24th May 2018

It has been a beautiful first day in the garden. Lots of visitors and a very enthusiastic school party. Thank you Christine Jackson for this wonderful Photograph.

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An Exciting Day!

30th April 2018

I am very excited to announce that the Hannah Bennett Sculpture Garden has just been chosen to be in the BBC Countryfile list of Britains Best Sculpture Gardens.   http://www.countryfile.com/article/britains-best-sculpture-gardens-and-trails   Copse By CleeClaireLee Working with Clay Liberation Through by CleeClaireLee

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New Ideas

23rd January 2018

Here are some ideas for new work inspired by the way that I feel about parenthood. I have been thinking about the emotional and physical strength that being a good parent requires, creating a place that is safe and calm where a child can grow and thrive and become an independent person in their own […]

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A Great Day Out

22nd November 2017

We had a fantastic time at the Yorkshire Artspace events in sheffield this weekend. There was a huge variety of art to see and buy as well as loads of great workshops for children and adults. The Girls loved adding to this wire sculpture under the direction of artist Claire Lee who showed them the technique and […]