Sarah Ware

Studio closed for winter

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That’s it – the season is over! Levisham Studio is now closed for the winter, but Station House is still open for low season holidays. You can continue to buy prints from the online shop and contact Chris by email. The deadline for Christmas orders is 18 December. Chris will be spending the next few months painting … Continue reading

Special Offer prints


Chris is sorting out his stock in the studio, ahead of big changes in 2018. This means BIG reductions on prints bought in the studio* between now and the end of the 2017 season. Many prints half price! Please check studio opening days before you visit – and bring your Christmas shopping list! * Reductions do … Continue reading

Special offer cards

Winter cards x3

Now is your chance to stock up with cards for Christmas, before the studio closes at the end of October. End of season special offers: 6 cards for £10 (you save £2) 15 cards for £20 (you save £10). These winter scenes and other railway favourites are for sale at Levisham Studio (individual price £2 each). Sorry, … Continue reading

Royal Scot print raises funds for the NYMR

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The season got off to a good start, with sales of Chris’s latest print Royal Scot at Goathland raising £500 for the railway during the loco’s visit in March. The print will soon be available in the online shop, but in the meantime you can order direct from Chris for £50 (small), £75 (medium) and £115 … Continue reading

Royal Scot painting nears completion

Chris painting Royal Scot

Chris is busy putting the finishing touches to his latest painting, ready for the arrival of 46100 Royal Scot at the NYMR on Saturday 25 March. As for Flying Scotsman last year, Chris will be selling prints and taking orders from the marquee at Grosmont Station throughout the loco’s visit (25, 26, 28, 29, 30 … Continue reading

Studio Timetable 2017

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Chris’s studio opens fully for the 2017 season on Saturday 8th April – check out the studio timetable here if you’re planning to visit Levisham. In the meantime, he’s working on a new painting and print for the Royal Scot visit from 25 March. Watch this space for more details!  

Happy New Year!


Levisham looked particularly lovely this festive season, some days shrouded in fog and other days sparkling with frost. Photo courtesy of our Christmas holiday guests at Station House, and more on the website Bookings for 2017 have been coming in since Boxing Day, so if you’re planning a 2017 holiday then check the calendar and contact Chris … Continue reading

Autumn Steam Gala at Levisham


Chris will be working on a commissioned painting of visiting Great Western 2807 during the gala, which starts on Friday 30th September for 3 days. Do come to the studio to see how the painting progresses. Chris will be taking orders for Limited Edition prints in small, medium and large format.

Heritage Railway article


Chris has again been attracting publicity! Readers of Heritage Railway magazine will find an article about Chris, Levisham and the Station House project on pages 28-9 of the latest edition, no. 220 published in print on 22 September. 

Levisham Station House nearing completion


Chris is using the break between holiday bookings at Levisham Station House to renovate the old ticket office and add finishing touches to existing rooms – such as the sitting room, which now sports a fine mantlepiece, clock and working wind-up gramophone. For more photos and information about booking a holiday, see

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