Sea by the yard, Open Studio

Coastal Currents

I am opening my studio both weekends and the week in between for you to see the sea and have invited artists including Felicity Flutter, Joanne Weaver, Linda Davidson and Liz Hankins to be part of the crew.

There will be a chance to paint your own seascape and sign up for new classes starting in the Autumn.

Art for sale as well as cards, prints and jewellery

The Muse will be open 4 – 13th Sept 11am – 5pm

Coastal Currents Alex Leadbeater Sea by the yard

The stage is set…

My Wave painting is taking central stage in a masterful suspense thriller set in a luxury apartment by the Sussex coast. A play within a play with head-spinning twists and turns to the very last shocking moment. It’s also quite funny…!

Murder by Misadventure, By Edward Taylor
Friday 29 May to Saturday 6 June at 7.30pm


A Stables Theatre production directed by Carol Hunt

Book online or call the box office on 01424 423221

Murder by Misadventure stage set Photo Peter Mould @artypharty

Murder by Misadventure stage set Photo Peter Mould @artypharty

Happy Easter! April discounts…

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These vouchers can be used on any purchase at Artfinder – the perfect excuse to treat yourself to original paintings, signed prints and photography by independent artists around the world.

As always, many thanks for your continued support!

Wave – bids now open!!

Leadbeater wave chestnut treeI am proud to be supporting the Big Heart Auction.

Chestnut Tree House children’s hospice and Brighton Dome are working in partnership to host the first Big Heart auction, a very special charity art auction. I am delighted to be supporting them and have donated an artwork.

The Big Heart 10 Day auction is live on eBay from 7pm Thursday 26 February until 7pm on Sunday 8 March.
The first Big Heart auction includes around 200 artworks donated by well known local and national artists, illustrators, photographers and textile artists. There is also art from celebrities and the young people cared for by Chestnut Tree House.

For details go to the Big Heart website

Money raised from the sale of the artworks will benefit children with life-shortened illnesses from across East and West Sussex.

Good luck and Bid Big! Thank You
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Glasshouse in the Garage Exhibition

I have a piece of work called ‘Through the Glass’ in this exhibition by SoCo artists, fantastic variety of experimental work made in response to the restoration of the glasshouse in Alexandra Park, Hastings

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Garage behind the Horse & Groom

Garage behind the Horse & Groom

Series of 9 images

Alexandra Leadbeater ‘Through the Glass’

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Open Studios brochure and website now live



The Muse, Harold Mews, St Leonards on Sea TN38 0EA

Waves constantly change in their journey to reach the shore, each one individual but connected to the rest. Many waves, one ocean, a continual ebb and flow. Paintings, prints and cards, classes in painting and printmaking. Create a new horizon…
01424 423457

Opening Hours: 6/7 & 13/14 September, 11am – 5pm