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Liza Donoghue was an official artist for the Wallace & Gromit Unleashed 2 Trail 2018. Her painted Gromit, called Wild at Heart was based at Ashton Court. The Gromit highlighted...

Chris Wood, former general manager of Ashton Court shares stories of what it was like living and working at Ashton Court Mansion in the early days of its new lease of life as an ev...

(c) Amy Hutchings - Resident Artist at the Arts Mansion Jan- Feb 2019. 

Slavery Connections

List of slaves on the Spring Plantation, Jamaica, as at October 1782.   Photo (C) BCC Record Office

Scandal and Intrigue

Image from Weird Bristol.

Upstairs Downstairs

Image (c) Amy Hutchings

Image from Ballooning Pictures. 

Artist James Sant (1820–1916). Oil on canvas painted c 1906. Gifted to the Bristol Museum & Art Gallery by Esme Smyth in 1930 Photo (c) Bristol Museum & Art Gallery  

Sir J. H. Greville Smyth, BtEmily C. Way (c.1847–after 1906)Photo (c) Bristol Museum & Art Gallery Oil painting gifted to Bristol Museum & Art Gallery by Mrs Esmé Smyth in ...

 (c) Amy Hutchings, artist in residence Jan / Feb 2019

 (c) Amy Hutchings, artist in residence Jan / Feb 2019

 (c) Amy Hutchings, artist in residence Jan / Feb 2019

 (c) Amy Hutchings, artist in residence Jan / Feb 2019

The Great Hall (c) Amy Hutchings, artist in residence Jan / Feb 2019. 

Original artwork (c) Amy Hutchings

Sketch of Dame Emily's boudoir (c) Amy Hutchings, artist in residence Jan / Feb 2019.

Photo (C) Public DomainThomas and Florence Smyth 1627

Sir Hugh Smyth (1575-1627) of Ashton Court, Long Ashton. Photo (C) Sherborne School Collections  Early 16th century school - Oil on panel (restored). Size 104 x 88 cms. In ebonised...

Original artwork (C) Amy Hutchings

Photo of The Moore Sisters at Ashton Court courtesy of Zuelika Henry. 

Welcome to Ashton Court

Original artwork (c) Amy Hutchings 

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