Arts projects and Residencies

for schools and communities

in South Cumbria.



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Alex Blackmore


Alex Blackmore is a Cumbrian artist and workshop leader.


In recent years Alex's practice has included outdoor carnival artworks; his masks, puppets & fire sculptures have been used at Kendal calling, Burslem Picnic, Penrith drovers, Ulverston Lantern festival, Dalton Carnival and several seasonal events in South Cumbria.


Alex's work with Artspace can be found here on the SJB3 and GREEN ROOM pages.His mixed media paintings have been exhibited at Lancaster City museum as well as various venues in Cumbria and Lancashire.


Alex recently finished a sculptural commission for a show at the Lit & Phill in Newcastle.



Contact Alex at


Clockwise from top left:

Oss Skull in progress*;  

Crow ;

Found Materials;

Ulverston Obby Oss*;

Comedie de l'arte masks*;

Deer masks.


*Photo by Lindsay Ward Photography.

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