Stained glass artist Janet Fraser.'194425d

Thousands flock to Staithes Festival of Arts and Heritage

Staithes once again hosted its annual festival of arts and heritage this past weekend, when more than 150 artists exhibited in 90 cottages and public spaces around the fishing village.

Photographer Richard Ponter went along to capture the action.

Suzie Devey makes a call at her art installation on the seafront.'194425j

1. Staithes Festival of Arts & Heritage

Suzie Devey makes a call at her art installation on the seafront.'194425j
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Sculptor Derek Anderson with a piece of his work.'194425c

2. Staithes Festival of Arts & Heritage

Sculptor Derek Anderson with a piece of his work.'194425c
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Artist Heather Burton with a piece of her work.'194425a

3. Staithes Festival of Arts & Heritage

Artist Heather Burton with a piece of her work.'194425a
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Sculptor Emma Stothard with one of her sculptures on Staithes seafront'194425b

4. Staithes Festival of Arts & Heritage

Sculptor Emma Stothard with one of her sculptures on Staithes seafront'194425b
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