The Artist in Everyone

The life and art of local illustrator Sheila Graber

Animation of a ginger cat


Saturday 2 May - Saturday 10 October

Visitor information

First floor exhibition space 

Free, donations welcome

(Exhibition dates may be subject to change) 


This new exhibition delves into the life, art and inspiration of animator and trailblazing teacher Sheila Graber from South Tyneside (and her cat).

Sheila Graber is a passionate advocate for the creativity that exists in everyone, and has developed animation and inspired students for generations. 

This retrospective exhibition produced by Sheila explores her life journey and world view of everyone as an artist.  

A programme of family workshops will accompany the exhibition. 

Visit Sheila Graber's You Tube channel. 


ACE supported
Colman's Fish & Chips