The Old Lock Up

The Old Lock Up Studio is in the beautiful and historic village of Cromford. The building itself is steeped in history.  Previously used as the village gaol, the Lock Up remains part of the Cromford Mills estate.

The Old Lock Up is currently an artist’s working studio where Fine Artist Rachael Pinks paints and works.  Rachael also provides fortnightly life drawing sessions, regular ‘Pop Up’ Contemporary Art Exhibitions and during the summer months children’s art and craft workshops.  To enquire about any of the activities & workshops available email:

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