A local artist lets us in on her creative secrets...
Check out the creative process of a man whose hand and eyeballs must hurt very much. All in the name of detailed landscapes
"I was one of those kids who would record a Saturday morning cartoon so that I could later squint past a warped VHS image and sketch out the characters"
"It's a pet dog's coat that I've then imbued with puppetry, irreverence and the illusion of life"
'There's nothing more rewarding than engaging people and getting a reaction: it could be laughter, or recognition, or "Ewww"
A local artist reveals all her secrets of fusing her photographs onto ceramics...
"The cardinal sin for any designer is to not research your subject"
We're talked through the art of a one-of-a-kind portrait that puts the selfie fad to shame
We're talked through the processes of making steampunk-style jewellery with a delicate edge
The glass blowing wizard lets us in his studio to find out what it takes to create his work...
Pro-doodler Jonathon Upton (aka Hedboy) lets us in on his illustrative secrets...
We speak to the lady who's made corsets for the likes of Dita Von Teese about her favourite piece
Have you seen that bed filled with wildflowers knocking about in Notts? The lady behind it gave us an insight into the project
"I have brushes made from Aztec symbols, from fish bones, from floorboards. It’s such a powerful tool - I like the freedom of it"
"The look has a strong foundation and a loose, soft internal layering technique that represents the movement and fluidity of the exaggerated lengths"
"I find that interesting people, from whichever field of work they are in, make better subjects"
"As a twelve-year old from St Ann’s, living in the hood equips me with a passion to do well in life"
"I’m intrigued by how customs come about and whether they are still observed today"
"The thoughts and inspiration behind the work for my show draws heavily on folklore and mythological themes; a rich quarry for any artist"
"There’s something special about the colour gold, it elevates an object into a source of pride and glory"
"I’m a perfectionist - I think it’s something to do with being a Virgo - once I start I won't stop until the piece is completed"
"It has a mix of sarcasm, silliness and seriousness. I think people recognise that as an element of the Nottingham identity"
"The sky at over 4000m above sea level is unreal, a blue so deep it could drive a painter to insanity"