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December 2009 - Anagrams now at Brighton Marina

We are very pleased to have our anagram cards, mugs, coasters & fridge magnets stocked by "The Laughing Dog", a new gift shop located in Brighton Marina. Run by Jenny & Steve (who also run a great art gallery in Brighton Marina), The Laughing Dog has a wide selection of artwork & gifts by local artists.

 Anagram Keyrings fly out the door...

The new Brighton anagram keyrings have been flying out the door at the Design Brighton show - with everyone saying they are the perfect souvenir.

brighton anagram keyring

They are also available to buy from this website.

Brighton Design Seafront Show Launch Party!

Thanks to all who attended our Private View last night. Our Brighton Design Show was launched with a great party and with wonderful wine from our sponsors Barefoot Wine (Thanks Guys!) Anagram Works was very pleased to be there with a great selection of anagram themed gifts including our new Brighton anagram keyrings which were flying out the door... 

Brighton Fishing Quarter Gallery

The Brighton Design show includes inspiring artwork by Holly Caulfield, gorgeous ceramics by Tanya La Mantia, organic chocolate by Chocoholly, stunning jewellery by Jo McDonald and Sarah Meredith plus samazing furniture by fabulous Designer Cameron Fry who was shortlisted for Designer Of The year in 2007.

The show looks great - with some fabulous artwork, chocolate & anagram gifts for you to peruse and buy so do feel free to come & see us...we are open 10am to 6pm - everyday till 23rd June.

If you would like to know about future Private Views please email me at jules@anagramworks.co.uk 

Coming Soon in June 2009 - "Brighton Design" Seafront Show

Anagram Works will be selling a whole range of anagram themed cards & gifts at the Brighton Fishing Quarter Gallery from June 10th to June 23rd. Located on the beautiful Brighton seafront - below The Old Ship & Ramada Hotels & between the piers. Do come along to see us

Brighton Fishing Quarter Gallery


More news to follow soon...

May 2009 - Art Holistic - Artists Open House

We are having a wonderful May, taking part in the Artists Open House trail and have so far been visited by almost a thousand people!

Do come along and see us & enjoy the fabulous art from Gill Orsman, buy wonderful organic chocolate from Chocoholly, beautiful handprinted scarves from world renowned artist Tricia Needham, gorgeous handmade jewellery from the Reed Sisters plus of course a whole range of fabulous anagram themed gifts!


We are located undermeath the stunning London Roasd Viaduct in a hidden away and magical converted Church Hall

Address:  1 The Old Church Hall, 15 Ditchling Rise, Brighton, BN1 4QL

May 2009 - Brighton & Hove Artists Open Houses; Anagram, Anagram, Anagrams Galore!

We are very pleased to be taking part in the fabulous Brighton & Hove Artists Open Houses festival which will be open throughout the city during four weekends in May as part of the Brighton Festival  which is now the largest festival in Europe.

Anagram Works will be exhibiting and selling all of our anagram themed cards & gifts including our mugs, coasters and new magnets at the Photography Studio of Gill Orsman, along with 6 other wonderful artists.

anagram coasters

Artists Open Houses are divided into various "Trails" and we are part of the Beyond The Level Trail: http://www.beyond-the-level.org.uk/  (We are Venue 14)

Address:  1 The Old Church Hall, 15 Ditchling Rise, Brighton, BN1 4QL

When: 4 weekends in May 2009

For further information on the Artists Open Houses, click here. Information about the actual artists houses & exhibitors is not usually available until about April.

For information on The Brighton Festival click here

February 2009 - Anagrams for Valentines Day

How do you say "I love you" with an anagram?

We have 2 anagram cards that are perfect for those of you who like to say "I Love You" in an intelligent and amusing way; Our "Love And Devotion" card is always very popular at this time of year, whilst our "Very Important Person" card, coaster, mug & magnet are the perfect gifts for Valentrines day or any day of the year - for the "Very Important Person" (VIP) in your life.

Very Important Person Coaster


February 2009  - Snow hits Anagram Works

It snowed and snowed and we decided to have a day away from gorgeous anagrams and anagram birthday cards & instead head out to Hove beach, the beach where we take all photographs of our anagram cards, mugs & coasters etc. This is what we found!

No anagrams but everyone having a great time...


January 2009 - President Barack Obama Anagram Magnet  - "batmen parodies" & "a baptism redone"...

Our Massive "President Obama" Anagram Fridge Magnet is proving very popular. It is an entertaining yet quirky way to show your support for the new American President.  Made from high quality acrylic, it measures 10cmX10cm and is big enough to make an impact on any fridge.

barack obama anagram magnet

Anagram Designer Jules Kent said "It's great that such a popular figure has so many amusing yet positive anagrams associated with him such as - batmen parodies & a baptism redone - anagrams which should help to make everyone smile!"

The Massive Anagram Fridge Magnets were launched in December 2008 and magnets are now available for Brighton, Hove Actually, Very Important Person & Very Fabulous Friend.

For further information contact Jules at jules@anagramworks.co.uk or 01273 242 960

December 2008 - Christmas Open Houses & Christmas anagrams

We are very excited to be selling our anagram Christmas cards, anagram mugs & anagram coasters & other gifts at the following Christmas Open House "House of Art and Chocolate" in Hove which is open over the first two weekends in December ( Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th + Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th) 12-6pm.

Happy Christmas Anagram Coaster

Venue:  38 Pembroke Crescent, Hove, East Sussex BN3 5DD

There will be  6 other artists & makers including the splendid Chocoholly - the Hove based Creative Chocolatier who is making waves in the world of chocolate...ps. It is gorgeous!

r cHove Christmas Open House

Artist Open Houses Christmas Brochure (PDF Brochure) available by clicking here 

December 2008 - New England House Christmas Open Studios

We are also exhibiting & selling our anagram Christmas cards and anagram themed gifts at the not to be missed "New England House Christmas Open Studios" at New England Street, Brighton, on Thursday 11th & Friday 12th December, where we are exhibiting in the new photography studio of award winning Fine Art Photographer Gill Orsman, along with 5 other artists & makers: 

Sarah & Becky Reed - Hand made jewellery, Chocoholly - Creative Chocolatier & her magical Artwork, Nigel Gray - Unique textiles & glass with vintage images, Caroline Archer - Handmade Christmas cards, Mary Moox and the Sock Monkeys plus chocolate & wine tasting.

Entrance is on New England Street & opening hours are 12pm - 8pm on both days.

New England House Open House

Please contact us if you need any further information & hope to see you there.


November 2008 - President Obama anagram design

We have just finished our latest anagram design - to celebrate the election of the new President of the United States; President Barack Obama. Our new  "President Obama" anagram design will soon be available as a fridge magnet.

President Obama anagram

 Please contact us if you need any further information jules@anagramworks.co.uk

Summer 2008 - Anagram cards and mugs stocked by Brighton Royal Pavilion, Brighton Museum, Brighton Library & Hove Museum

We are really pleased that a selection of our anagram cards & mugs can now be found in some of the best gift shops in Brighton as they are now stocked in the Brighton Royal Pavilion shop, Brighton LIbrary shop, Brighton Museum shop & Hove Museum shop.

Brighton & Hove Actually anagram mugs

All the shops have a great selection of cards & gifts and the new Brighton Jubilee Library shop has a lot of wordplay and intelligent gifts & games which are superb for book lovers. Also both Brighton Museum & Hove Museum have fabulous cafes which are well worth a visit.

May 2008  - Artists Open Houses - Two venues in Brighton & Hove

This year we are very pleased to be exhibiting in both Brighton & Hove as part of the Artists Open House festival. In Hove we are exhibiting in a working Sculpture Studio on a pretty cobbled mews along with  four other Brighton & Hove artists including Sculptors Anna Gianfrancesco & Fiona McCarvill, Screenprint Artist Paul Williamson and photographer Noelle McCormack.

Venue: 23A Wilbury Grove, Hove, East Sussex BN3 3JQ

Brighton & Hove Artists Open Houses

Whilst in Brighton we are again back at the fabulous "Old Church Hall" photography studio of award winning photographer Gill Orsman along with new exciting work by eight inspiring artists.

Venue: 1 The Old Church Hall, 15 Ditchling Rise, Brighton http://www.artorganic.co.uk


anagram cards by anagram works


 For further information contact: jules@anagramworks.co.uk