Phyllis Fenton FentonARTworks

Phyllis is a versatile artist working in oils, acrylics, watercolour, ink and pencil. Much of her work is based on natural form and her "Naturally Abstract" series encourages us to take a closer look at the fragile world around us. Many of Phyllis's paintings portray the negative human impact on our environment and the fury of natures revenge.

7 Station Brae, Newport on Tay, Fife, DD6 8DQ
Telephone: 07949 366 615
Email: phyllisfenton0 [at]
Open Studios Event: this year the artist is accepting visitors to their studio.
Other Opening Times: Phyllis' work can also be viewed by appointment at her secondary studio located at the Rio Community Centre
Directions: From the Forgan roundabout head North along the dual carriageway and take the second exit on the left. This takes you down Station Brae. No. 7 is just past the white picket fence on the right hand side. From Cupar Road via Tay Street or High Street, Station Brae is the 3rd Street on the left.
Access: On street parking is available in the immediate vicinity. There is also a small car park on Station Brae. Assisted wheelchair access possible.
Points of Interest: Much of the studio space is located outdoors in various areas of the garden. Covered areas are available for shelter and refreshments will be available. Various eateries in the vicinity including "The Gauldry Arms" where more of Phyllis's work can be viewed while enjoying excellent cuisine .
This acrylic painting was inspired by ruins on the outskirts of Tayport, depicting the effortless conquering of mans creations by natures defences. After all, the earth has been here a lot longer than we have and will manage without us for a long time after we are gone.
The wild East Neuk is a favourite haunt and sketching location for the artist. This watercolour sketch was painted on site, inspired by the sound of the breakers, endlessly,  destructively, crashing in upon the stunning, unique geology of the Fife coast.
Brooding clouds hang heavily over the prominent trees situated on the brow of Wormit Hill where Phyllis spent many hours as a teenager climbing and falling off these trees.e
This oil painting depicts the tragic events of 1879 when the high girders and train fell.
This oil painting is a compilation piece inspired by the lush damp green smells experience when walking the West Highland Way in a very wet early summer.
Another "Naturally Abstract " piece exploring the beauty and fragility of ice. This perfect, beautiful natural abstract creation had been the victim of human traffic. A poignant reminder of our often careless impact on the world around us.
"The Buachaille", arguably Scotland's most iconic mountain, proudly stands guard at the entrance of Glen Coe. A favourite mountainous region for many including the artist. Often haunting, threatening and brooding, this painting catches the Shepherd in better mood.
A "Naturally Abstract" painting in oils, depicting grasses, ice bound, yet surviving in a moorland pool.