A captivating spray-painted north-east Scotland skyline takes you on a breathtaking journey as far as your imagination can take you. Let your dreams take flight, don’t let anything hold you back.

Penny Downes has a degree in Graphic Design. She set up Hand Pict by Penny in 2011. Since then she has steadily built up her artistic business taking on creative workshops, exhibitions and public art and sculpture trail commissions. She works with the Educational Psychology team as an art intervention specialist helping children and young people across Aberdeenshire. Penny uses a mix of spray cans and brush painted acrylics to create her paintings. She loves bright cheerful colours which make people happy. She is inspired by nature in all its forms.

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The Big Hop Trail sees hare sculptures designed and created by some of the country’s most talented artists. After the event, the large hare sculptures will be sold at a charitable auction, with the net proceeds raised for Clan Cancer Support.

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