About Us

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Michelle Hodgson Graphic Artist & Studio Owner.

Michelle Hodgson Graphic Artist & Studio Owner.

Michelle Hodgson Graphic Artist & Studio Owner.

Michelle is a part time artist and business owner who runs Studio 42.  She has a degree in Visual arts and Marketing and a Master Degree in Creative Arts Consultancy both from Lancaster University. Michelle is Married to Martin and has two teenage children. 

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Our Studio

Michelle Hodgson Graphic Artist & Studio Owner.

Michelle Hodgson Graphic Artist & Studio Owner.

The studio is the dream of the owner Michelle who has desired a space to be creative since graduating from Lancaster University in 1994.  The space is light and spacious and great for holding workshops and open studio events. We run regular workshops so check out our workshop page for more information. 

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Rachel Thornton Artist and Printmaker

Michelle Hodgson Graphic Artist & Studio Owner.

Rachel Thornton Artist and Printmaker

Rachel is an artist and print maker who works  out of Studio 42.  She has a first class honours degree from Uclan in Fine art and Printmaking.  Rachel has recently got married and lives in Bentham with her new husband Aryton.